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Tips To Stay Cyber Safe

Screen-exclamationThe National Cyber Security Alliance issued some tips to help people stay safe in using the internet. This issuance is prompted after revealing that 84% of the Americans need to safeguard their personal information. People must stop sharing confidential information such as bank accounts and passwords. It is also important to change passwords as frequent as possible and to update security software to avoid breach. They must think before sharing information and consider how doing such will affect their safety. They should also demand to be protected from their providers. And lastly, education is the best way to protect themselves from any cyber-attack in the future.

Source: News 4 Jax

internet safetyJune is considered as “Internet Safety Month” and the National Cyber Security Alliance and Connect Safely have taken this opportunity in order to offer online users with a few safety reminders. When posting photos, comments, or tweets, users should practice Smart Socializing. This involves sharing with due care, projecting a nice attitude online, and being smart about photos. When it comes to gaming, adults and kids should be careful with chat rooms. Furthermore, it is important for parents to regularly monitor their children’s games and gaming habits. While traveling, certain safety tips should also be observed such as protecting all your devices with passwords and managing your devices’ location services.

Source: PR Newswire