Tips for Avoiding Online Security Traps

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IT professionals know the damage that malware can cause, but everyday users are often unaware of the security threats lurking on the web, in their email and on their smartphones. Even the best malware defense can be rendered useless due to careless user behavior. To defend against data breaches, it’s critical to educate your users about the security threats and cybercrime tactics they face.

User training is a best practice used by organizations of all sizes to bolster their cyber defense. Take a page from their playbook. Educate your users and help them understand the critical role they play in preventing data breaches. When developing your user security education, lay a strong foundation by covering the basics first. Keep it simple; give users the information they need to understand the increasingly sophisticated nature of the threats they face.

We have compiled these 10 tips to help your users avoid common…

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