Information Security Essentials for Journalists (Part 1)
Protecting yourself, your colleagues and your sources is even more important in a hostile reporting and media environment.
This is the first of a three-part series by Professor Susan McGregor, assistant director of the Tow Center and digital security expert.
In this first session, McGregor will cover the essentials for protecting your devices and online accounts, including encrypting phones and laptops, strategies for creating and maintaining strong passwords, and enabling two-factor authentication to protect your email and social media accounts from hackers.
Participants must bring their:
IMPORTANT: Participants may join whichever sessions they prefer. However, any student who cancels attendance for a session less than 24 hours before the event may be denied entry to later sessions.