Having the latest security software, web browser and operating system is the best defense against viruses, malware and other online threats. Remember, mobile phones and tablets need updating too!
Use strong authentication to protect access to accounts and ensure only those with permission can access them. This can also be applied to your personal accounts such as email, banking and social media.
Whether during working hours or in their personal lives, employees should know not to open suspicious links in email, tweets, posts, online ads, messages or attachments – even if they know the source.
No individual, business or government entity is solely responsible for securing the internet. When we each use the internet safely, we make it more secure for everyone.