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Tip – check if your account was in a data breach

This is the fifth in a series of 12 tips to help you improve your online safety. Data breaches are becoming more and more common Even if you’re responsible with keeping your information secure, it seems that not every company who has your details is able to hold on to them securely. Deloitte – data Read more about Tip – check if your account was in a data breach[…]

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Tip – secure your home Wi-Fi – part 2

This is the fourth in a series of 12 tips to help you improve your online safety. Schedule firmware updates Hopefully you’re in the practice of regularly applying patches to your computer(s) and mobile devices. It’s also best practice to check for updates to your Wi-Fi router firmware. 2017 saw exploits such as KRACK and Read more about Tip – secure your home Wi-Fi – part 2[…]

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Tip – secure your home Wi-Fi – part 1

This is the third in a series of 12 tips to help you improve your online safety. Change the administrator password (and username if you can) Sites like DefaultPassword.com are really handy if you need to reset a device and no longer have the manual to hand, but are similarly handy to hackers. Disable WPS Read more about Tip – secure your home Wi-Fi – part 1[…]