The Pasco County Sheriff’s Office (PSO) recently shared some tips to help people stay safe while using the Internet.
Like protecting a home, digital security is essential to prevent online hacks and attacks, according to the PSO’s posting.
Here are the PSO’s suggestions:
Ensure firewalls are always turned on for computers.
Install antivirus software to prevent malicious software from attacking and embedding.
Install available updates and anti-spyware technology to ensure private information stays safe.
Be mindful of downloads and links.
Turn off computers when not in use.
Published February 14, 2024