You’ve heard about identity theft, email scams, and the occasional con that may be more urban legend than reason for alarm. What’s fact? What’s fiction? And how can you stop the real threats to your security?
Fact is, a few simple measures can dramatically reduce your likelihood of getting hacked, conned, or permanently separated from your stuff. Find out the best ways to protect everything—from your credit card information to your Instagram shots, to the contents of a lost device.
Free security software doesn’t always provide the protection you need. Investing in the right software can prevent expensive device replacements and the nightmare of losing irreplaceable content.
Fake sites and phishing emails have become more sophisticated and believable, and can con you into divulging valuable information if you’re not careful. Learn how to spot malicious phishing schemes.
Dangerous cyber attacks can be spread easily via social media, emails, and text messages. Use a safe search tool like McAfee SiteAdvisor* software that tips you off about risky sites before you visit them.
Security applications can help you locate your lost device, remotely lock down your data, and improve your chances of recovery. Be sure to install one before you need it, when your only option left is to call your device repeatedly.
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