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Westfield Memorial Library Presents Protect Yourself Online

Monday, June 2, 2014 • 9:18pm

On Saturday, June 14 at 10:30 a.m., the Westfield Memorial Library hosts, “Protect Yourself Online,” presented by Debra Price. The library is located at 550 East Broad Street.

Debra Price is part of a team of cyber security professionals who provide presentations for the (ISC)2 Safe and Secure Online program. Debra has spent 15 years in Internet Security at AT&T, producing services to keep Enterprise customers secure. She earned her CISSP (Certified Systems Security Professional) through the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium in 2004. Debra remains an active member in the Information Systems Security Association.

She will cover how to recognize email scams that try to steal your personal information, determine if clicking on a link may lead to downloading a virus, decide if a website is safe, create strong passwords and remember your passwords without using a “Post It” on your computer.

“You will save time, money and stress,” said Ms. Price, “and learn how to keep yourself and your computer safe and secure!”

The program is free and open to the public. Audience members must are encouraged to register for the program by visiting the library’s website at www.wmlnj.org, clicking on Calendar, or by calling 908.789.4090 ext 0.

Founded in 1879, the Westfield Memorial Library—the community’s destination for discovery and ideas—engages minds, entertains spirits and facilitates lifelong learning for people of all ages. Hours are 9:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday; 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Friday and Saturday; and closed on Sunday until September 21.

For more information call 908.789.4090, visit the library’s website at www.wmlnj.org, and sign up for the monthly e-newsletter “Library Loop,” or stop by the library at 550 East Broad Street for a copy of the award-winning quarterly newsletter “Take Note.”

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