SAVE YOUR PC

WAYS TO KEEP YOUR IT SYSTEMS SAFE AND SECURE

Published By Livemint | 30 Nov, 2022

Here are some practical steps you can take to tighten your data security

Create a back-up of your data regularly. Store it somewhere other than your main workplace

Use strong passwords. Encourage your staff, volunteers, and others involved in your operations uses strong passwords

Be careful when working remotely, be mindful of surroundings if working from cafes

Be wary of suspicious emails, create awareness on how to spot fishy emails

Install anti-virus and malware protection. Keep it up-to-date

Data breaches can occur when devices are left unattended. Be careful!

Using public Wi-Fi or an insecure connection can put personal data at risk. Always use a secure connection

 Lock your screen when away from desk, to prevent others from accessing your computer