What are some good cyber security habits that everybody should follow?

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What are some good cyber security habits that everybody should follow in order to minimize the risk of cyber attacks and other cyber crimes?
Jan 30 in Cyber Security & Ethical Hacking by anonymous
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Cybersecurity is an extremely important concern in today’s interconnected world. The number of cyber-crimes is on a rise and so taking basic precautionary measures can go a long way in ensuring our data is protected from unauthorized access.

Here are some basic habits that could help you:

  • Strong Passwords/Change your passwords regularly.

  • Lock your computer when you are away or not using it.

  • Have an anti-virus installed.

  • Don't click on suspicious links/attachments as it can inject malware into the system.

  • Keep your softwares updated.

  • Ensure all your data is regularly backed up.

  • Always use secure networks.

  • Secure sensitive data using encryption techniques.

answered Jan 30 by Sirajul
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