Feeling comfortable and safe online is incredibly important.
To help you learn more about cyber security, we have collaborated with BPP, a global leader in education.
Together we have created interactive activities covering four common areas of cyber security. Each activity will help you learn how to protect yourself online, and take approximately 15 minutes.
You will leave The Co-operative Bank site when you do any of the activities, as they are hosted on BPP’s external site. If you have any issues with any of the activities, please contact us.
what cyber security is
who is behind cyber attacks
what could happen if you are the victim of an attack
what phishing and social engineering are
common social engineering tactics
how to spot phishing and spear-phishing emails
why you need a strong password and good password 'hygiene'
our social media footprint and its impact on our online security
the dangers of browsing in public and information on using private and public Wi-Fi
what malware is and how it could affect you
how to avoid exposure to malware
what anti-virus and security software do