Securing Online and Network Transactions

The Internet provides access to a range of information and entertainment opportunities, but it also leaves your computer exposed to online threats, such as viruses. You can reduce the impact of these online threats by using a combination of best practices including:

  • using strong passwords
  • preventing hacking and spyware
  • clearing browsing history
  • protecting personal information
  • using secure sites
  • configuring security features

Next: Using Strong Passwords