Center for Internet Security

Top 10 Cybersecurity Tips

The Center for Internet Security (CIS) has recently published a useful security tips checklist. These tips are applicable at all times and should be taken into special consideration during the holiday season where online commerce activity is raised significantly.

The top 10 cybersecurity tips at a high level are the following:

  1. Do not use public Wi-Fi for any shopping activity
  2. Make use of TLS security in websites
  3. Know what an online product should cost
  4. Beware of the use of credit/debit cards
  5. Stay updated on OS security patches and antimalware signatures
  6. Stay alert against phishing scams
  7. Make sure your passwords are complex
  8. Understand and your online applications
  9. Never save your information
  10. Keep an eye on your credit


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