Protecting Valuable Information with Privacy Settings
using a smartphone and/or tablet may be at risk for identity theft if privacy
settings are not used correctly; however, Southwest Florida residents can
better protect themselves and their devices thanks to Hodges University’s
Identity Fraud Institute.
Privacy Settings workshop will take place from 3:00-4:00 p.m. April 5. Carrie
Kerskie, director of Hodges’ Identity Fraud Institute, will discuss the
importance of privacy settings when using a portable device. Participants will
learn how to enable and disable settings to protect themselves from hackers.
The one-hour workshop will be held on Hodges’ Naples campus, which is located
at 2655 Northbrooke Drive, Naples, FL 34119.
you are using a portable device such as a mobile phone or tablet, it is crucial
you understand and use the device’s privacy settings. If not, your device could
broadcasting your information to others without your knowledge,” said Kerskie.
cost to attend is $25 per person, and advanced registration is required. To
register online, visit https://hu.formstack.com/forms/privacy_settings.
additional information, contact Carrie Kerskie, director of the Identity Fraud
Institute at Hodges University, at firstname.lastname@example.org
or (239) 598-6281. Visit http://www.hodges.edu/identity/events.aspx
for a complete list of Identity Fraud Institute upcoming events.
the Identity Fraud Institute:
Hodges University’s Identity Fraud Institute is your research and education
partner in the fight against identity theft. Providing services for consumers
and professionals, the Identity Fraud Institute is led by Carrie Kerskie, a
highly sought-after speaker, trainer, author and consultant on the topics of
identity theft, fraud and data privacy.