Online Safety

Online Safety

Published on 3 November 2021
JA
Transcript
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Online Safety
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How do we protect our personal information online
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Data shared by people online
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Email addresses Social media posts Location details IP address Websites visited ...
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Top 10 Internet Safety Rules & What Not to Do Online
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1. Keep Personal Information Professional and Limited
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Potential employers and customers do need to know only about your expertise and professional background, and how to get in touch with you.
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2. Keep Your Privacy Settings On
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Make sure to have and keep your privacy safeguards enabled.
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3. Practice Safe Browsing
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Cybercriminals use lurid content as bait. They know people are sometimes tempted by dubious content and may let their guard down when searching for it.
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4. Make Sure Your Internet Connection is Secure. Use a Secure VPN Connection.
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VPN enables you to have a secure connection between your device and an Internet server that no one can monitor or access the data that you’re exchanging.
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5. Be Careful What You Download
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Never download apps that look suspicious or come from a site you don't trust.
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6. Choose Strong Passwords
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Choose a strong password is one that is unique and complex — at least 15 characters long, mixing letters, numbers and special characters.
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7. Make Online Purchases From Secure Sites
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Only supply  information (bank cards, credit cards) to sites that provide secure, encrypted connections.
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8. Be Careful What You Post
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Don't put anything online that you wouldn't want others to see.
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9. Be Careful Who You Meet Online
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Fake social media profiles are a popular way for hackers to cozy up to unwary Web users and pick their cyber pockets.
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10. Keep Your Antivirus Program Up To Date
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Stay current with your operating system's updates and updates to applications you use. They provide a vital layer of security.
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Sources: https://usa.kaspersky.com/resource-center/preemptive-safety/ top-10-internet-safety-rules-and-what-not-to-do-online <a href='https://www.freepik.com/vectors/business'>Business vector created by jcomp - www.freepik.com</a>
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Thank you!