There are many threats in the online environment. In addition, the conduct of those who frequent this space can be careless at various times. It is necessary, then, to be careful not to be a victim of cyber crimes. See below 13 potentially dangerous actions.
1 – Don’t question the reliability of websites
It is common, when subscribing to a service, to receive the list of usage policies. Even so, few read it carefully. In general, this is where companies include information about, for example, the handling of privacy and other aspects online.
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3 – Not knowing all digital contacts
5 – Use a single password for different services
If this combination is exposed, criminals can use it to gain access to multiple accounts on different platforms. When choosing multiple passwords, this prevents this from happening. In addition, it is important to create strong and secure codes to prevent them from being easily obtained.
6 – Buy from unreliable stores
Very tempting online offers can be a trap. If the bargain is on an unknown site, it is likely to be a swindle of scammers. To protect yourself, prefer well-known sites, check if the pages have a padlock on the URL and avoid clicking on addresses received by email, SMS or WhatsApp.