This web page is a resource for your to use to help bring awareness about online risk. Especially now more than ever because we are confined to be mostly online. Don't catch a virus this season, you need to protect yourself online now as you do in real life. Knowing what steps to take can help you be safe online and not get infected with a virus!
There are many ways you can catch a virus, by
- opening infected email attachments
- clicking on the hyperlinks attached to infected e-mails
- going to an infected website
And many more, it's not just getting malware from sites or emails, but you could be targeted by people using phishing e-mail tactics to obtain your personal information.
Don't take this lightly, because it is your personal information that is being displayed on the web. If you can take some precautions and are knowledgeable about these scams, you can be better protected to not catch a virus or get your personal information taken.