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This week @MOREnetSecurity shared #CyberAware tips focused on Securing Mobile Devices, Phishing and Passwords. Here’s a recap of our tweets:

  • Mobile Security: lock your devices. This can protect your information should you lose your device and keep prying eyes away.
  • Mobile Security: Disable Bluetooth and WiFi when not being used
  • Mobile Security: Don’t autoconnect to available wireless networks.
  • Never email personal or financial information. Use encryption methods for transferring PII.
  • Be cautious when opening attachments or downloading files. Know where these came from.
  • Check the privacy policies of apps before you download or enroll.
  • Don’t get phished! Don’t respond to emails asking for you to click on links.

Featured Sites and Activities:

Phishing Scams: Avoid the Bait

How to prevent phishing in 3 lessons

Mobile Security: Invasion of the wireless hackers

How to create a strong password

Cyber Security Consumer Tip Sheet: Mobile Devices

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