Phishing emails, scam phone calls, and malware are just a few of the ways we can be targeted online, and the threat evolves every day. That’s why it’s so important that we know what to look out for, and how to defend ourselves.
The Dorset Police Cyber Crime Unit are part of the national Cyber Protect network. They can access national resources and are up to date with the latest guidance and threat assessments released by the National Cyber Security Centre.
Free cyber crime awareness sessions
The cyber crime unit provide a variety of events to suit businesses, charities, community groups, and other organisations.
They can tailor sessions to suit your requirements and can provide anything from a lunchtime drop-in session to a half day training event.
The sessions cover topics such as:
Current cyber threats and trends
Internet of Things (IOT)
Denial of service
Response and recovery
Cyber essentials/NCSC toolkit for boards
The sessions can be online or face-to-face. They are totally free of charge.