Mobile Safety

Credits LevelUp Last Updated 2016-05

This section contains training modules related to safe practices for mobile devices, in particular mobile phones. Topics addressed include how mobile network structures transmit data, how mobile phone technology functions, and strategies for safer communication using mobile devices.

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How Mobile Networks Work

This module is meant to serve as very introductory-level overview of how mobile devices function using mobile telephony networks. While certain feature-based strategies and solutions for safety and privacy will be discussed, this is largely to set the stage for then moving onward to more advanced topics of mobile security. Covered here are the fundamentals of all mobile phones and devices, for when a trainer is leading a training for participants who do not have smartphones - it does not go in depth on smartphone-specific concerns and apps.

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