Stay home. Stay connected. Stay Cyber Aware
Cyber Aware is the UK government's advice on how to stay secure online during coronavirus.
Many of us are spending more time online. Keep yourself and your family secure by following our advice.
Reports of fraud, scams and phishing emails, particularly relating to the coronavirus, are on the increase. Here are some tips:
Don't click on the links or attachments in suspicious emails, and never respond to unsolicited messages and calls that ask for your personal or financial details.
Always install the latest software and app updates to protect your devices from the latest threats.
Use strong passwords and turn on two-factor authentication where available.
Back up your systems regularly.
To report a fraud or cyber crime, call Action Fraud on 0300 123 2040 or visit www.actionfraud.police.uk
Posted: Tue, 21 Apr 2020 10:48 by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt