How to support your FFN (family, friends, and neighbors)

Are you everyone’s favorite computer geek?

 

And by that I mean, do you get calls, e-mail messages, and IMs from everyone you know about how to fix their computer?

 

Do you often get introduced at parties as “my personal tech support” instead of “my friend and neighbor?”

 

Do your holiday meals get cold before you have time to eat them because you’re so busy explaining to your family why they need a firewall?

 

If you fit any of those descriptions, then take a look at Steve Riley‘s latest article on how to support your family, friends, and neighbors. Steve is Microsoft’s Senior Security Strategist for Trustworthy Computing.

 

Read Viewpoint: Supporting your family, friends, and neighbors

About the Author
Eve Blakemore

Group Manager, Trustworthy Computing

Eve Blakemore is a Group Manager for Trustworthy Computing who delivers consumer guidance around the latest trends in security and privacy. Eve joined Microsoft in 1998 and has worked in corporate and field roles with Microsoft Learning, US Public Sector, Read more »