In the course of our day to day tasks we handle, process, store and share information. Whether this includes business, customer, financial or personal information, or indeed intellectual property, it is important that we do so securely.
Don’t be a Victim’ is the theme for Get Safe Online Week which started Monday. This is an annual event which aims to raise awareness of the dangers of online criminals – and the simple steps you can take to defeat them and be safe online.
A new survey from Cyber Streetwise has revealed the vast majority of people are not taking the necessary steps to protect their identity online, with 75 per cent[i] admitting they do not follow best practice to create complex passwords.