COVID-19: Free Cyber Security Course

Safer Streets
The Police Security Digital Centre (PDSC) in collaboration with Croydon BID and the Metropolitan Police, is delivering a free 12-week course to help keep our businesses safe online.
The PDSC usually visit SMEs in the town centre, so during this crisis, they are pro-actively reaching out to provide valuable advice through this free course. 
Since lockdown, reports say that online crime has increased by 400%. The PDSC will cover many of these areas over the next few weeks but if you want some quick advice, do contact them at:
On a weekly basis, we will distribute their useful course, on the following subjects. 
The first, top tips to Improving your cyber security whilst Working from Home, is attached a free downloadable PDF.
Cyber Security Topics:
  • Working From Home
  • Managing a Breach/Out with the Old, In with the New
  • Backup Data
  • Apps/Websites/Social Media
  • Develop cyber policies and review them
  • Password Policy
  • Software Updates
  • Incident response plan
  • Install Antivirus & Firewall
  • Restrict Removable Media/Asset Registry/User Privileges
  • Compliance
  • IOT
Useful Download: 

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