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CREATING A SAFE CYBERSPACE
WITH SHAUMBRA – PART 3
Do you know if you’ve got what it takes to stay safe in cyberspace?
Continuing with our series about cybersecurity, this month (and with the help of ChatGPT) we want to test your knowledge with a quiz. Remember, it’s all in good fun, but the knowledge is real! So, put on your thinking cap, and let’s get started.
What is the first line of defense in online security?
A) A strong password
B) A good luck charm
C) Your pet’s name
D) A Khamsa pendant
What is the most common password in the world?
What is “phishing”?
A) A new type of fishing using computer mice as bait
B) A way to catch electric eels
C) A type of online scam to steal personal information
D) A delicious seafood dish
Why should you regularly update your software and devices?
A) Because it’s fun to see new emojis
B) To keep your tech looking cool and take better photos
C) To fix security holes and keep hackers at bay
You receive a text message saying your package delivery has been delayed and providing a link for more information. What should you do?
A) Click the link to track your package’s delay
B) Call the provided phone number to discuss the issue
C) Double-check the message with the courier company’s official website
D) Share the message on social media to warn your friends
What should you check to ensure an email is not a phishing attempt?
A) The sender’s email address (not just the name) – does it look official?
B) The length of the email – shorter emails are always safe
C) How many smiley faces and exclamation marks are used
D) The email’s font and color – is it visually appealing?
What’s the best way to ensure your online safety when using public Wi-Fi at a coffee shop?
A) Order a super-hot coffee to scare away hackers
B) Always connect to the network named “TotallyNotAHackerFreeWiFi”
C) Use a Virtual Private Network (VPN)
D) Make loud animal noises to ward off cyber-predators
Imagine you’re setting up MFA (multi-factor authentication) for your Crimson Circle store account. Which factors might you choose to enable?
A) Your favorite color and pet’s name
B) A one-time code sent to your email
C) A secret handshake
D) A voice recording of your best karaoke performance
We hope this quiz gave you a chuckle and some valuable cybersecurity tips. Remember, while the quiz is all fun and games, staying safe online is no joke! Stay vigilant.