Protecting Yourself Online: Tips from the “Internet Godfather”

Posted on 10/22/20 by Valerie Disalvio

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What will you learn at our free webinar? Protecting Yourself Online: Tips from the “Internet Godfather” Monday, November 16, 2020 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Deep within the internet is the Dark Web, a space where criminals can anonymously buy and sell illegal goods and private information. Known as the “Internet Godfather,” Brett Johnson created one of the dark web’s first online stores where criminals and scammers bought stolen credit cards, Social Security numbers, drugs and guns. Eventually, he was caught and convicted.  Now, after serving seven years in prison, Brett works to stop criminal enterprise and consults for the Secret Service and the cybersecurity industry.

After serving seven years in prison, Brett turned his back on criminal enterprise and became a consultant for the Secret Service and the cybersecurity industry and now he is sharing his knowledge of cyber crimes with AARP members.

Join AARP Ohio on Monday, November 16 at 7:00 p.m. for a rare look inside the mind of a former dark web mastermind, and learn what you can do to protect yourself and the people you care about from scams and fraud.

Please register online to reserve your spot.

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