This on-demand course will cover digital personal
safety in the face of book challenge related threats. It will go over the
basics of doxxing (the act of releasing personal information about an
individual with the aim of outing their true identity, embarrassing them
publicly, or taking personal or political revenge.), proactive steps one can to
secure their information online, what to do in case of a direct threat or the
malicious leaking of your personal information. Also, concrete tips and
specific tools you can use if this were to happen to you.
completion of this activity, participants will:
proactive steps they and their staff can take to prevent doxxing.
Understand specific tools and how to utilize them.
Prepare your library for book challenges.
Tayla S. and Jessie L. are Boston area experts on digital safety and anti-doxxing measures people can take proactively and reactively.