Talking about Cybersecurity in English

I have included reading and listening links as well as some conversation questions in this blog post to give you some ideas for talking about cybersecurity in English.

In the reading link, they write about a login security feature of Gmail that a huge majority of its users don’t use. They also talk about the biggest security threats to users of Google services.

In the listening link, they talk about the growing threat of hacking, and how attitudes and approaches to cybersecurity are changing in 2018.

Reading

GMAIL TWO-STEP VERIFICATION: LESS THAN 10% OF GOOGLE USERS

HAVE ITS MOST IMPORTANT SECURITY FEATURE ENABLED

Listening

Conversation Questions

What cyber threat concerns you the most?
How can we build a safer cyber world?
What group or organisation do you think is the biggest cyber threat?
Where does the responsibility of private firms begin and end in cybersecurity?
Where should the power and responsibility of national governments begin and end in cyberspace?
Can you truly be anonymous online? Should you?
What is the role of government in securing cyberspace?

 

IELTS Speaking Part 2

Describe a piece of modern technology you own.
You should say:

What it is
What you use it for
How long you have owned it
And explain why it is important to you.

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