It’s National Cyber Security Awareness Month. This year’s theme, according to National Cyber Security Alliance, is “Own IT. Secure IT. Protect IT.”
Outsmart the Crooks with Cyber Security Tips
The National Cyber Security Alliance offers the following tips for protecting yourself online whether you’re conducting business, scrolling through social media, or shopping for the perfect Halloween costume.
Stay safe on social media
Learn and follow best practices for smartphone and tablet applications
Update privacy settings on your preferred web browser and social media channels
Remain safe when shopping online
Create strong, unique passphrases, ensuring they’re updated quarterly
Turn on multi-factor authentication and use bio-metrics where available
Don’t click on email links or open attachments from unknown senders
Update to latest security software, web browser, and operating systems (turning on automatic updates can make updating effortless)
Don’t access your banking or any other websites containing sensitive personal information using public “free” Wi-Fi even if you have a VPN
Keep customer data safe by ensuring your company website has an SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) installed
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Social media marketing
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Potential Tax Breaks
There are only 75 days remaining in 2019! Finish your advertising and optimize your website before ringing in the new year to potentially trim your taxes! Always consult your tax adviser for accurate information.
The winter holiday season, which is quickly approaching, represents an excellent opportunity to update your business hours, promote seasonal sales or discounts, and edit your contact information. Contact us today to update your online profiles.