Ask the Security Guy

Join IMT's Shawn Kohrman and Holly Magnuson on the 1st Wednesday of every month at 11AM for our Google Hangout where we discuss current events that affect your online security and ways to protect yourself online.  

Attendees are encouraged to submit any security questions during the presentation.  

July 2018 - Top Level Domains

posted Aug 31, 2018, 10:03 AM by Holly Magnuson


2018 April - Facebook Data Scandal

posted May 2, 2018, 9:22 AM by Holly Magnuson

April 2018 - Facebook Data Scandal


2018 March - Travel Securely

posted Mar 7, 2018, 2:34 PM by Holly Magnuson

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2018 February - 0 Day Attacks

posted Feb 19, 2018, 8:39 AM by Holly Magnuson

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2018 January - Meltdown, Spectre, and a Look Ahead

posted Jan 10, 2018, 3:11 PM by Holly Magnuson

You've probably heard of Meltdown and Spectre on the 5 o'clock news. Learn what Shawn has to say about these threats and what you can do and what we are doing at APU to protect our information. 

Shawn also makes his 2018 predictions on what we will see in the world of cybersecurity in 2018.

Ask the Security Guy January 2018


Dec. 2017 - A Look Back

posted Jan 4, 2018, 9:38 AM by Holly Magnuson

In January Shawn made his predictions on what we would see in the way of cybersecurity attacks. Watch and learn how he did with this year's predictions. 

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Ask the Security Guy / November 2017

posted Nov 2, 2017, 11:41 AM by Holly Magnuson   [ updated Nov 6, 2017, 4:12 PM ]

How Secure are Mobile Payment Apps?
This month Shawn and Holly take a look at some of the popular payment apps and how you can use them securely. 

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Ask the Security Guy / October 2017

posted Nov 2, 2017, 11:39 AM by Holly Magnuson

Equifax Breach
Shawn and Holly look at the recent Equifax breach and how to protect yourself and your credit.

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Ask the Security Guy / September 2017

posted Nov 2, 2017, 11:36 AM by Holly Magnuson

WannaCry Ransomeware Attack
Shawn and Holly look at the ransomeware attack that was unleashed on computers around the world. How did it work? What was the impact at APU?

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Ask the Security Guy / May 2017

posted May 22, 2017, 6:10 PM by Shawn Kohrman

Phishing Attacks on Gmail Accounts
Shawn and Holly talk about the May 3rd phishing campaign targeting Gmail users. Learn how this attacked worked and what you can do to protect yourself from future similar attacks.

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