Coding & Tech

Understanding Computer Viruses

Introduction to understanding computer viruses, malware, phishing, and antivirus solutions.
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55 minutes

per class

Meets once


year olds


learners per class

per learner

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Live video chat, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
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Tue May 17

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Class Experience

I have been in the computer industry since the early 70s, and over that time have watched as well as participated in technology from old to new. I have actually developed some commercial security software and hold a patent about computer security (encryption). This gives me a very broad view of the concepts from hardware to software to user involvement. My goal is to pass along these 4+ decades of experience to the next generation in a way that is fun, effective, and memorable. 
55 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.


David Salch
Lives in the United States
Build the foundation - understanding the practical side of life
3109 total reviews
2078 completed classes

About Me

Learning facts and skills is definitely important, but an often missed but critical piece of education is understanding the foundation. Without a proper understanding of the underlying principles of "how something works," the collection of facts... 
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