8 Security Top Tips

May 29, 2020 | Cyber Parenting - One-Off Topics

8 Network security tips

  1. Be aware of Phishing emails
  2. Use Biometric identifications such finger, eyes. Face
  3. Ensure you have a strong password
  4. Safeguard/ back up your data
  5. Manage risks with internet of things
  6. Keep the operating system up to date
  7. Stay informed of current cyber attacks
  8. Use smart shopping

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Advice by age 11-13 year olds

Have free and frank discussions Encourage your child to talk to you about how they use the internet and show you what they do. Discuss with them the kinds of things they might come across. A good time to talk is when they get a new device or mention a new website....

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