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If you’re confused about securing your personal information, computer, phone and other devices from malicious software and other dangerous online threats, Internet Security Tips is is where you’ll find simple, friendly and actionable guidance that you can follow to build a tight wall of security around your digital life.

Many people don’t bother taking steps to protect themselves because they think, “I’m not rich, why would anyone want to steal my information?”

Well, there are plenty of tech-savvy criminals that would be very happy to assume your identity and open new bank accounts in your name, run up charges on your credit card or get a passport in your name.

And even if cybercriminals didn’t manage to get hold of your most sensitive information, for example, if they just managed to get into your social media accounts, they can still exploit your reputation and take advantage of your family, friends and other people who know you.

So the bottom line is, you don’t have to be rich, you don’t need to have a lot of money to your name. If you use the internet on a frequent basis, you are a target.

So, what can you do?

You can protect yourself and your confidential information, and you don’t have to be an IT expert to do it and take control of your digital life.

Realizing that cybercriminals are out there and that you’re a potential target is a crucial first step because it provides you with the awareness you need to start protecting yourself. Developing this type of mindset is what is going to help you develop habits that will ultimately help to keep you and your data safe and secure. It will somewhat open your eyes and make you more aware of your digital surroundings and the dangers that lurk within them.

Here are some of the topics we cover on this blog…

  • How to create long and complex passwords that are uncrackable but so easy for you to remember…
  • How to become immune to phishing scams…
  • How to harden your website and keep it safe and secure…
  • How to secure your Android smartphone and all the private information on it…

These are technical topics. But it is our objective to walk you through everything in a way that’s actionable and easy to understand.