Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Stay Safe Online

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month. With smartphone hacks and consumer data theft in the news, online security is always a timely topic.

If you're concerned about staying safe online, the following websites can help you learn about the issues and take steps to improve your security and privacy.

Guides to Online Safety

Online Privacy

Here are some ways to help protect your privacy from advertisers and others:
  • Fix Tracking - Suggestions for improving your Internet browser's privacy settings; click the arrows at the top to find instructions for your Internet browser
  • NAI Opt Out - Opt out of some online tracking from advertisers

Free Antivirus Software

If you don't have antivirus software, here are some free, highly-rated programs to consider:
Want to learn more about online privacy and security issues? You can borrow one of our nonfiction books on this topic.

Becky @ Warrenton

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