Have a Cyber-Safe Holiday Season
Don't let cybercriminals ruin your holiday fun!
Whether you are traveling or buying or selling items online this holiday season, keep the following tips in mind.
Online Threat Prevention
- Keep an eye out for fake coupons, unbelievable promotional deals, or even fake shipping notices.
- Cybercriminals will repeatedly spam you with notifications this season, don't let your guard down. Never assume notifications are safe.
- Only purchase and use gift cards with the authorized retailer.
Travel Threat Prevention
- Use verified, secure Wi-Fi connections and avoid connecting to public Wi-Fi.
- Never leave your devices unattended and always secure them with strong passwords.
- Research the legitimacy of booking sites before making travel arrangements.
Cybercriminals will always try to trick you.
Remember to stop, look, and think before taking any action!