7 – Be Alert In Dark Alleys

Unfortunately, using the Internet today is like walking down a dark alley at night alone. You don’t know who is lurking in the shadows intent on doing you harm.

Take Action:

  • Use a password manager
  • Install malware utilities
  • Keep software security patch programs up-to-date
  • Be vigilant of email and texting scams

Commentary:

Can you imagine working diligently to achieve financial success only to have it all stolen through a cybercrime? Or having your identity stolen? It happens. Be vigilant!

Increasingly, the world is going digital. You cannot avoid the risks the Internet poses, but you can minimize them! Be smart about your Internet usage.