today announced that it has signed on as a partner of STOP. THINK. CONNECT., the global cybersecurity awareness campaign, to help all digital citizens stay safer and more secure online.
The campaigns three easy, actionable steps: STOP. THINK. CONNECT. are easy to understand and apply. STOP. THINK. CONNECT. also advises all Internet users to take security measures, understand the consequences of their behavior and actions and enjoy the benefits of the Internet. Here are some additional tips and advice:
Keep a Clean Machine: Keep all critical software, security software, Web browsers and operating systems up to date.
Protect Your Personal Information: Secure your accounts by making passwords long, strong and unique.
Own Your Online Presence: Set security and privacy settings to your comfort level of sharing.
When in Doubt, Throw it Out: If an email, social network post or text message looks suspicious, even if you know the source, delete it.
Be a Good Online Citizen: Post only about others what you would have them post about you.
IT Change Directors is joining the STOP. THINK. CONNECT. partner program to help promote messages about the importance of online safety.
Yesterday, you were paper based. Today, you are using multiple IT resources.
You can download the full release here: Release