GTPCC MEETING MINUTES
March 18, 2012
Today’s meeting of the GTPCC was held in the Community Room of Howell Furniture, 6095 Folsom in Beaumont, Texas
Guest Speaker: Ira Wilsker
Speaker Presentation: Cyber Crime and Cyber Terrorism
Attendance: 23 members and 11 guests.
2 New Members: We Welcome Joe Mikesic and Billie Jean Sorrells
4 Renewals: Gene Koch, Sue Johnson, John Louve, & Don Schoening
1:30p.m.: Dr. Sam opened meeting with Questions & Answers. Topics discussed:
Recovering data from bad hard drive, Docking Stations, Backup utilities Acronis and Easeus Free, Titanium Maximum Security software by Trend Micro , Ira's page on website www.donottrackplus.com & www.ghostery.com and Print Friendly at www.printfriendly.com
2:30p.m.: Presentation: Cyber Crime and Cyber Terrorism by Ira Wilsker, Host of "My Computer Show" .
Ira gave a Powerpoint presentation with exerts from recent articles, the severe damage to countries and facilities by cyber terrorism as well as the consequences.
He talked about Phishing & Spear Phishing and showed us examples of e-mails falsely representing companies such as Pay Pal, E-Bay, McDonalds and the IRS.
Note: Do not click on websites listed inside e-mails.
You can contact Ira at email@example.com
Upcoming programs, Request for software evaluators & Toolwiz TimeFreeze.
4:15 p.m: Treasurer Jerry McDaniel held drawing for door prizes with winners being:
Jerry Wilkerson: 14' CAT5 Patch Cable donated by Zydeco Technologies
Bobby Ford: Pimsleur Language Program donated by Barnes and Noble
Dave Sankey: 6' HDMI Cable Donated by GTPCC
Gilbert Saldana: 8GB USB Flash Drive donated by GTPCC
Katrina Rodriguez: Protective Zipper Soft Case donated by Computer Dimensions
Billie Jean Sorrells: Dual Band Wireless N USB Adapter from GTPCC
4:45 p.m: Meeting adjourned.