Top ten tips to keep you safe online

  1. Keep personal information private.

  2. Update privacy settings regularly. Is it private?

  3. Browse safely. Don’t click on ads and pop ups.

  4. Be careful what you download. Never download files from unknown source.

  5. Only shop online from secure sites. Look for the padlock.

  6. Don’t make purchases on public networks.

  7. Choose strong passwords. Use a mix of numbers, letters and special characters.

  8. Choose online friends wisely. Don’t talk to strangers!

  9. Make sure anti virus software is installed and operational.

  10. Think before you post. Social media posts can be used against you.

Here are some links to resources, videos and games to help keep you safe online.