As 11 February is celebrated as Safer Internet, Internet Security Day. Here are are few tips to keep your self safe while using the internet.
You can set alarms to protect your home or take on other security flaws. It is also important to protect yourself even when using the Internet. When you get out of your home, you close your door and exit. You can set alarms to protect your home or take on other security flaws. When you’re out, be careful about your surroundings. Be careful and keep a close eye on your belongings.
Similarly To protect yourself from fraud in the Internet world, You can follow these 3 tips:
The digital world is no different and has its own risks and disadvantages, from viruses to hacking.
1) Strong Password & Two Factor Authentication
It is important to have a strong password and your password should not be the same on separate platforms.
Companies like Twitter, Facebook and Google support Two Factor Authentication for added security when creating an account. So it is best for you to use two-factor authentication. Check whatever link you have, beware of popups on websites.
2) Beware of Online Lottery or Phishing Mails
If you look online you have won something online and it seems to be true but we wish it was.
Phishing scammers send fraudulent messages to a large number of people in order to obtain their personal information such as passwords. Looking at an email or website may look real. You can check email headers to find out more about email sources and you should be skeptical of new or unexpected emails.
For example, if you have Twitter names The email comes from and it has an attachment, so be careful that Twitter doesn’t send an email with the attachment.
3) Cookies and https:
If you want to protect your data, you need to keep an eye on cookies on the browser, as these cookies provide the information to other sites. You can also use your browser’s security features. It will never leak or steal your data. Whenever you visit a web site, you must pay attention to its URL. Always remember https URL is safe to browse or go ahead on the site.
Look at the ads
Don’t click on any ad which sends virus information to the mobile or computer. Hackers often victimize people by using such ads. If you click on these ads and provide information, you’re stuck.
Sahil Shah is B.E passed out. He loves to write and do experiments with online tools, software, and games. He is an expert tech writer for 10+ years. He is a part-time scientist as well. Eating, and being online at night is what he usually does.