Many security experts recommend that installing and using a password manager is one of the most important things you can do to stay safe online. It allows you to create and remember strong passwords that are unique to every site. And it eliminates the stress of creating and remembering your strong passwords.
LastPass is an industry leading password manager used by over 25 million people and 70,000 business. In this workshop, you will get started using LastPass on a laptop, computer or smartphone.
You will learn how to use LastPass to capture, create and fill in passwords when needed. You need to remember one single master password and LastPass will assist with every other unique strong password you use in your digital life. And best of all, the free LastPass plan includes the essentials you need.
The learning agenda in this workshop includes:
- Learn the basics of installing and setting up LastPass.
- Creating your LastPass account and master password. Explore the difference between free and paid accounts.
- Understanding the LastPass Vault and the information it can store.
- Explore options for entering and capturing logins and passwords.
- Learning the role of browser extensions and using them to capture and enter passwords
- Use the LastPass mobile apps to use your vault on the go.
There is no technology topic more important than your online security and safety. The objective of this workshop is to new tool to your security plan.Please understand that no workshop can identify or protect you against every type of crime, fraud, or threat. But we hope that your action plan includes the use of a password manager.
This class is for all users of laptops, PC’s, smartphones or tablets with an expanding online digital life. After the session, you will have access to the resources found on the SeniorTechClub.com website. There you will find lessons specifically developed for older adults. Use the online site to review class topics and explore lessons on other topics
.Passwords are a challenge. Strong passwords are cumbersome and hard to remember. However, a good password manager can eliminate many of the challenges and stress around creating and using strong passwords. LastPass is a recommended password manager of the Senior Tech Club. This workshop will get you started.
Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2021
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: Online via Zoom
Price: $15 Members, $25 Non-Members