Increase your knowledge of internet threats

Today BCCI organised a demonstration session of on-line training platform developed within “V-Alert” project, funded by Lifelong Learning Programme. The platform allows users to immerse themselves in the world of Internet and to increase their knowledge about the cyber fraud by attractive way through a virtual game. The created 4 threat scenarios are related to phishing threats, theft of personal data, work in social networks and creation of strong internet passwords.

“V-ALERT” project is implemented by six organizations, including BCCI, from Bulgaria, Greece, Cyprus, Croatia and Serbia. The project team presented the platform to the participants in the meeting and gave them practical advices on how to avoid internet threats and how the users can increase their knowledge in the field of internet security. There is a demo version of the training environment at the moment. The final version will be ready by the end of the year and will be available for use.

The platform and a manual with instructions for its use will be available on the internet site of the project: http://v-alert.eu/.

For additional information: European integration and projects, BCCI, phone 02 8117416.