How about taking a quiz to see how much you really know (or don’t know) about how cybersecurity affects your digital life?
Statisticians over at the Pew Research Center are well known for seeking answers to Internet questions using telephone surveys. Sometimes a part of one research project or another includes an interactive piece that people not involved in the survey can use.
In 2016 Pew researchers conducted such a survey project seeking to learn how much people know about cybersecurity. They sought answers by surveying online a nationally representative group of 1,055 randomly selected adult Internet users and using this cybersecurity quiz.
Click on the image or the link to take the quiz to see how your 21st Century connected world knowledge measures up to the findings from the official survey. Suggest that other family members or colleagues do the same.
If you can, leave a comment at the end of this blog post describing what surprised you and what you learned from the survey and, if you feel like it, how you did.
I correctly answered 9 out of 10.