Older Adult Cyber Preparedness


This virtual webinar will give seniors the tools to protect themselves from identity theft, electronic blackmail, phishing, and other forms of online fraud.

Date: September 27, 2023

Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Location: Virtual


Meeting ID: 161 773 3532 

Passcode: 740022

Event Details

Now more than ever, there are countless online scams targeting seniors. Over $3.1B was lost to fraudsters in 2022 alone. 

This virtual webinar will be led by Daniel King, Chief of Cybersecurity, Region 1 (New England) Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency.

Seniors will be given the tools to protect themselves from:

  • Identity theft
  • Electronic blackmail
  • Phishing
  • Other forms of online fraud

The training is open to the public so that anyone can join.

Event Contact

General questions: Timothy Pitoniak

Individuals requiring accommodations, including sign language interpreters, Communication Access Real-time Translation (CART) and other accommodations should contact Kate Mccarthy Barnett at 617-816-6351 or kate.mccarthybarnett@fema.dhs.gov at least 2 weeks prior to the meeting date.


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