Still working on that holiday shopping? Whether you choose to hunt for bargains and great deals in store or online, learn how to protect yourself and your belongings. The National Crime Prevention Council encourages these steps and more to stay safe while out shopping this season:
Online shopping has become the method of choice for many customers who want to avoid long lines and crowds in stores. While the internet offers convenience, it also provides opportunities for hackers to access personal and financial information of unsuspecting shoppers. There are three common ways attackers target online shoppers. Stay safe while shopping online by:
Cyber security is a shared responsibility. Join the Stop.Think.Connect. national campaign to engage your community in promoting cyber security awareness and make using the internet a safer experience for everyone this gift-giving season!