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TechTips: Cyber Monday Security

Cyber Monday is the biggest online shopping day of the year with online vendors providing ‘deals’ and tempting us with offers which seem too good to be true. The convenience of online shopping also makes it easier for attackers to steal your credit card information or even put malware on your computer.

Vigilance is important to keep everyone’s personal information private. In this article, US-CERT provides some recommendations about how to shop online safely. Read the article https://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/tips/ST07-001

TechTips is a series of updates and tips we’ll be sharing with staff regularly about cybersecurity.