Cybersecurity Awareness

Cybersecurity Tips

  • Use up to date "anti-virus software"
  • Do not open e-mail from unknown sources
  • Use "hard to guess" passphrases
  • Protect your computer files with a "firewall"
  • Don't share your computer with strangers - "peer to peer file sharing"
  • Update your computer's operating system and applications regularly
  • Shut down your computer when not in use
  • Use Instant Messengers/Chat wisely
  • Make sure you know what to do in the event of a computer infection
  • Regularly back-up your computer data
  • Use encryption products to protect data
  • Take advantage of security features in wireless access points