Digital Media Literacy Malware & other. Digital Media Literacy Safety & Privacy Stu Woodward s2woodward@verizon.net.

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Digital Media LiteracyMalware & other Digital Media Literacy Safety & PrivacyStu Woodwards2woodward@verizon.netMalware isAdwareSpywareViruses, Trojans, etc.How to get itEmailBad websitesFake malware-rouguesVideo codecsYou won!Downloaded games, music, etc.You Won! No, you didnt winFake WarningsFake WarningsFake WarningsFake WarningsFake WarningsFake WarningsFake WarningsFake WarningsFake WarningsFake WarningsFake WarningsFake WarningsFake WarningsFake WarningsFake WarningsFake WarningsYou need a codecTo play this movieTo show this content, etc.Downloadsdownload.comRead before installing!ratingsDownload.comUser reviewsUser reviewsI dont recommend using LimeWire for ANY software downloads. The files all seem to contain viruses.Rogue SoftwareWrong URLWrong URLWrong URLgoggleReviewCareful where you click Dont be trickedEvaluation ActivityLook at each web page carefully. Try to figure out:Who created the page is that a good source?Is the information given reliable? (Check at other sites)Beothuk IndiansGlobal Warming is a HoaxBurmese Mountain DogThe Great Moon HoaxCivil WarHatshepsutJackalopeJefferson & HamiltonHospital Bills $1,000 for a Toothbrush School web siteNot reliableBy IndividualsNot reliableBy IndividualHoax site.govreliableWikipediaUse to find other sitesSchool web siteNot reliableNot sureHoax other sourcesK12 Not reliableFinding Better Sources Cross-CheckSelect specific words & searchAll Media Constructed by SomeoneFact vs. opinionSourcesPrimarySecondaryHigherMedical ReportNewsBloggerWikipediaPrimarySecondaryTertiaryQuaternaryQuiz - Which is better?PrimarySecondaryHigherCatch all termBad stuffThis may be the worst for kids, so many have tried it and none really win!Don't fall for this!This is quite serious and actually gets older people a lot, not just kidsFakeFakeFakeFakeFakeOlder, but still gets 'emIf you see this, bewareNewer threatVery effectiveGood place to find out all about that software you want to install.List goes on and onGoggle.comExample activity of media literacy. Website evaluation.Even CNN gets it wrong sometimes!Good resource for reportsPrimary vs. higher sources