Understanding Phishing Attacks: How to Stay Safe Online

Looking to protect yourself and your business from the rising tide of cybercrime? Then don't miss our upcoming event on understanding phishing attacks!

May 20, 2023, 3:30 – 6:30 PM



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About this event

Are you concerned about the rising threat of phishing attacks and the potential risks they pose to your personal and professional life? Join us for an eye-opening workshop on understanding phishing attacks and learn how to defend yourself against these cunning cybercrimes.

Phishing attacks have become one of the most prevalent forms of online scams, targeting individuals, businesses, and organizations worldwide. In this event we will go deep into the world of phishing, providing you with valuable knowledge and practical strategies to protect yourself and your sensitive information.

During the event, you will:

Discover the anatomy of a phishing attack: Understand the techniques and tactics used by cybercriminals to deceive and manipulate victims.

Recognize red flags: Learn how to spot phishing attempts in various forms, including emails, social media messages, phone calls, and websites.

Uncover the latest trends in phishing: Stay up-to-date with the evolving strategies employed by hackers to infiltrate networks and steal valuable data.

Explore real-life case studies: Analyze actual phishing incidents and learn from the mistakes made by others to avoid falling victim yourself.

Implement effective defense mechanisms: Gain practical tips and best practices to fortify your online security, including password management, two-factor authentication, and secure browsing habits.

Empower yourself with knowledge: Acquire the skills to educate your colleagues, friends, and family about phishing attacks, creating a safer digital environment for everyone.

This workshop is suitable for individuals of all backgrounds, whether you're a tech-savvy professional or someone who is new to the world of cybersecurity. Our presenters will break down complex concepts into easy-to-understand language, ensuring that you leave the event with actionable insights that you can immediately apply in your daily life.



Saturday, May 20, 2023
3:30 PM – 6:30 PM UTC



  • Rimamnde Fyafatirimam


    python developer


  • Tasiu Ibrahim




  • Ehnamuram Enoch

    GDSC Lead

  • Elijah Victor

    Community Manager

  • Gana Christopher

    Dprince IT Expert

    Content Creator

  • Uloko Matthew Baba

    Design Lead

  • Theresa Agbo-inedu

    Marketing and Outreach Coordinator

  • Fatima Zara

    Event Coordinator

  • Rimamnde Fyafatirimam

    Vice Lead

  • Tasiu Ibrahim

    Linear Links/Tasiu Links

    Ex-Lead, GDSC Alumni

  • Lucky Joseph

    Ex-Lead, GDSC Alumni

  • Usman Hassan

    Technical Lead

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