Build your computer security skills
|Format:||Print Book 2020|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
Computers have become enmeshed in almost every aspect of modern life. While this development has made our lives easier and more convenient, it also opens us up to all sorts of security risks. The dozen activities in this volume emphasize the importance of computer security and delve into the steps that both coders and ordinary users of technology can take to improve their computer security. Individual activities explore topics such as encryption, coming up with secure passwords, two-step verification, phishing, and fingerprint identification.
ContentsCan you break the code?
Strong password algorithm
Alphanumeric password memory game
Binary message decoder
Phishing for information
Word search encrypted password key
Fingerprint maze mobile phone access
Mnemonic memory password phrase
Security scavenger hunt
Web safety review crossword puzzle
Teach your grandma to be safe!
Published ReviewsBooklist Review: "
|Series||Unplugged activities for future coders.|
-- Juvenile literature.
Computer security -- Study and teaching -- Activity programs.
|Publisher|| New York :2020
Gennari, Joel, illustrator.
Grades: 5 to 8.
48 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.