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Get cyber-savvy and learn from the experts

(26 October 2017)

Everyone is encouraged to attend a cyber security event and get first-hand advice on how to stay safe online and reduce your risk of being a victim of cybercrime.

Guest speakers from Greater Manchester Police (GMP) and the North West Regional Organised Crime Unit (NWROCU) will once again share their insights into the underworld of cybercrime, its victims, and their advice on staying safe online.

You will also hear about the University’s Cyber Security Programme and the IT login changes that will require all staff and post graduate research students to use ‘2-factor authentication’ from Tuesday 21 November.

The dates and venues are:

  • Monday 6 November, 12.30-1.30pm, Sackville Street Building – Helen Williams, NWROCU
  • Friday 10 November, 12.30-1.30pm, Simon Building – Paul Taylor, GMP
  • Monday 13 November, 1-2pm, Simon Building – Paul Taylor, GMP
  • Friday 17 November, 12.30-1.30pm, Simon Building – Helen Williams, NWROCU 


Book your place on the Cyber and you – a true story webpage.