๐—›๐—ผ๐˜„ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐˜€๐˜๐—ฎ๐˜† ๐˜€๐—ฎ๐—ณ๐—ฒ ๐—ผ๐—ป ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ถ๐—ป๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐˜

With the emergence of electronic gadgets, phones, and the internet, 70 percent of phone users depend on the internet for one purpose or the other. To download files, for interactions, for researches, and as well for dating.

And this has exposed many internet users to internet fraud and dangers.

Have you been a victim of online fraud and How can you stay safe on the internet?

๐—™๐—ผ๐—น๐—น๐—ผ๐˜„ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ๐˜€๐—ฒ ๐Ÿณ ๐—ถ๐—ป๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐˜ ๐˜€๐—ฎ๐—ณ๐—ฒ๐˜๐˜† ๐—ฟ๐˜‚๐—น๐—ฒ๐˜€ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—ต๐—ฒ๐—น๐—ฝ ๐˜†๐—ผ๐˜‚ ๐˜€๐˜๐—ฎ๐˜† ๐˜€๐—ฎ๐—ณ๐—ฒ ๐—ผ๐—ป๐—น๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ฒ:

๐—ž๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐—ฝ ๐˜†๐—ผ๐˜‚๐—ฟ ๐—ฐ๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ฝ๐˜‚๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜€ ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐—บ๐—ผ๐—ฏ๐—ถ๐—น๐—ฒ ๐—ฑ๐—ฒ๐˜ƒ๐—ถ๐—ฐ๐—ฒ๐˜€ ๐˜‚๐—ฝ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—ฑ๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ฒ
Turn on automatic updates so you receive the newest fixes as they become available.

๐—ฆ๐—ฒ๐˜ ๐˜€๐˜๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ฝ๐—ฎ๐˜€๐˜€๐˜„๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐—ฑ๐˜€
Use at least eight characters with a mix of upper and lowercase letters, numbers, and special characters.

๐—ช๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ฐ๐—ต ๐—ผ๐˜‚๐˜ ๐—ณ๐—ผ๐—ฟ ๐—ฝ๐—ต๐—ถ๐˜€๐—ต๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐˜€๐—ฐ๐—ฎ๐—บ๐˜€
Avoid clicking emails and websites from unknown sources requesting your email and login details as they will use these to get vital information for a scam.

๐—ž๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐—ฝ ๐—ฝ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜€๐—ผ๐—ป๐—ฎ๐—น ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ณ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐—บ๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป ๐—ฝ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜€๐—ผ๐—ป๐—ฎ๐—น
Be wary of requests to connect with people you do not know and avoid posting your private details online.

๐—ฆ๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐˜†๐—ผ๐˜‚๐—ฟ ๐—ถ๐—ป๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐˜ ๐—ฐ๐—ผ๐—ป๐—ป๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป
Always secure your home wireless network with a password. When connecting to public Wi-Fi networks, be cautious about what information you are sending over it.

๐—ฆ๐—ต๐—ผ๐—ฝ ๐˜€๐—ฎ๐—ณ๐—ฒ๐—น๐˜†
Before shopping online, make sure the website uses secure technology. Verify that the web address begins with https. Also, check to see if a tiny locked padlock symbol appears on the page.

๐—ฅ๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—ฑ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐˜€๐—ถ๐˜๐—ฒโ€™๐˜€ ๐—ฝ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐˜ƒ๐—ฎ๐—ฐ๐˜† ๐—ฝ๐—ผ๐—น๐—ถ๐—ฐ๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐˜€
Privacy policies tell you how the site protects the personal information it collects. If you donโ€™t see or understand a siteโ€™s privacy policy, consider doing business elsewhere.

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