Quick Start: Cybersecurity
What you'll learn
- Understanding Cybersecurity Basics!
- Know how to securely manage your accounts & devices.
- Get a feeling for risky situations and people you should not trust.
- Schedule your regular maintenance to protect yourself, colleagues, friends and family.
This course gives you a quick first overview of Cyber Topics everyone should know about!
It will help you to get a solid overview of your accounts, devices and corresponding risks.
Here you not only get my professional expertise as Chief Technology Officer, Data Protection Officer and Cybersecurity/ IT Forensics specialist. I also include my experience as entrepreneur bootstrapping tech companies and bring you examples from my everyday work with corporates and individual users.
Based on my Hacker Thinking principles, this course might be your first time spending time with Cybersecurity topics where nobody wants to make you afraid, play with your fear and sell you shady services. Here it's about empowering you to feel more comfortable in a daily changing digital environment.
After 60 minutes, you will have the insights to setup a long-term strategy that fits your work and life style.
Whether you're an interested Internet User, Freelancer, Solopreneur or Team Leader with a home office arrangement - you will learn how to immediately raise to bar for your security standards. Protect your customers' data as well as your own.
Next to this course, you also find some more learning offers as well as free content on our Cyttraction website and YouTube channels.
Who this course is for:
- Internet user searching for a first information on cybersecurity.
- Professional searching for a starting point for a long-term cyber strategy.
- Freelancer who wants to learn how to protect their business.
- Solopreneur or Team Leader who needs cyber know-how to organize secure co-operation.
Carolin is a tech entrepreneur with focus on B2B solutions. She has already inspired hundreds of international decision-makers with her keynotes and workshops, explaining digital innovation and the necessary technical and process background. Next to many other media features, Sifted by Financial Times listed her and her Cybersecurity EdTech Cyttraction among the "Pioneers of the new world".
Cyttraction's mission is to offer IT security training so attractive that users would voluntarily complete it in their free time and pay for it with their own money. Especially with an eye on future generations who have grown up with social media and gamification and whose attention span is continually decreasing. While selling enterprise license packages, courses for kids, teens, parents and teachers are donated for free.
Next to her day job at Cyttraction, Carolin is the founder of cdt digital group and Mahina Diverse Tech Accelerator, a support and seed investment program for diverse (hardware) tech founders. She holds a political science/ economics diploma from Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and later studied computer science and engineering. Carolin is also a certified data protection officer (EU GDPR) as well as IT Forensics CERT specialist and active white hat hacker. Carolin has been immersed in technology and coding since her teenage years and started with building websites and an online community for local rock bands during school days.
Before founding her own business at 27, Carolin worked in legal, finance and for Germany's biggest venture builder during their IPO year. While implementing her own tech related impact projects within her cdt digital group, Carolin is also an alumni at ONE. The fight against extreme poverty as well as overcoming the digital skills gap are particularly important to her.
She is a regular keynote speaker and panel participant at international events and shares her experience with young entrepreneurs in an exclusive coaching group.