Tips for staying safe online during the holidays
It’s that time of year again, when we’re searching for the latest tech device, the hottest game or the most comfortable clothing so we can treat the ones we love. While the Internet has made it substantially easier to find the perfect gifts at the best prices, this virtual shopping mall has also made it easier for criminals to get inside our very real wallets.
Enterprise Security encourages you to step away from your virtual cart for a few minutes to read up on the best tips and tricks for staying safe online during the holidays:
- StaySafeOnline.org reminds you to Stop. Think. Connect. this holiday season with their list of online shopping tips.
- ADT Security wants to remind you to stay safe physically and digitally, while monitoring how much you post on social media.
- The United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) explains how hackers attack online shoppers and what you can do to protect yourself.
- Antivirus vendor, McAfee, continues to share the Top 12 Scams of Christmas.
Have a happy (and secure) holiday season!