Cyber criminals prey on us not doing the basics. Most cyber-attacks are preventable by doing the basics. Have a look at the techniques we can implement below in order to make ourselves more secure online and reduce the chances of us becoming victims of cyber crime.
National Cyber Security Centre Advice
Guidance from the National Cyber Security Centre on common problems faced at home.
I think my device has got a virus
NCSC advice for those concerned a device has been infected.
My online account has been hacked
NCSC guide to recovering your hacked online accounts.
Dealing with suspicious emails
NCSC guide to phishing attacks.
Using video conferencing securely
NCSC guide to using video conferencing services.
Shopping online securely
NCSC advice on how to shop safely online.
Using social media safely
NCSC guidance on privacy settings across social media platforms.
Protecting yourself from sextortion emails
NCSC guide on scam emails which attempt to blackmail you.
Using smart devices safely in your home
NCSC advice on connecting everyday items to the internet.
Securing your privacy
Security advice from the leading market vendors.
How Apple let you have control over what you share.
Tools and tips from Google to help you stay safe online.
Safeguard your digital privacy with Samsung.
How Microsoft helps you stay in control of your privacy.