Online safety is critically important, maybe now more than ever. Leigh Honeywell of Tall Poppy brings years of experience in cybersecurity and is a huge advocate for better practices to be safe and secure on the Internet. We discuss passwords, digital estates, and 2FA (two-factor authentication) especially during this increased amount of time online during the COVID-19 pandemic.
01:40 – What does it mean to be safer online?
07:01 – What is threat modeling?
15:29 – What is doxxing and what to do about it
18:58 – Password managers and what to do when something happens to us
26:48 – How and where to communicate – iMessage, text, Messenger, and beyond
32:21 – Questions from Chat
Find more from Leigh Honeywell on similar topics to what we discussed today here! Leigh’s company Tall Poppy – https://tallpoppy.com/
Suggested services from Leigh:
Authy – https://authy.com/
Signal – https://signal.org/
BlockParty App – https://www.blockpartyapp.com/
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