Stay Smart Online Week

Computer Security Tech Advice

Yes its that time of year again-  It’s Stay Smart Online Week – 8th to 14th October

There are lots of tips on the Stay Smart Online website but let’s break it down into some simple steps.

  • Updates are your first line of defence
  • Treat emails with suspicion
  • Be careful when revealing personal information – less is best
  • Don’t take candy from strangers – files and free software can come with catches
  • Passwords – stop using the same one everywhere and have no visible word in a password – turn on 2 factor authentication
  • Use an antivirus but remember it is your actions that count

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Richard Pascoe is a technology consultant & technology commentator for the media on FIVEaa , ABC Adelaide , PowerFM , 5MU , 7AD and 7BU and has been seen on the Channel 7 news , Channel 9 News , Channel 10 news and Today Tonight . Richard gives his opinions on Microsoft , Google , Apple and deals with personal computers , smartphones and tablets.

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