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Stay Safe Online – Do’s and Don’ts

Stay Safe Online – Do’s and Don’ts

Don’t allow anyone remote access for any reason – it gives scammers remote control of your computer which allows them to steal personal information, including passwords and banking information. 

Stay Safe Online – Scam Text Messages

Stay Safe Online – Scam Text Messages

How do you find out if a text is real or if it is a scam?
Go onto the internet and type ‘google.com’ into the address bar at the top of the page – this will give you Google’s search page – then type ‘contact Lloyds’ into the search bar – the first thing listed will be the real Lloyds Bank – and you will see it’s www.lloydsbank.com

Rainford-IT Stay Safe Online Webinar – Your Questions Answered

Rainford-IT Stay Safe Online Webinar – Your Questions Answered

Rainford-IT Stay Safe Online Webinar – Your Questions Answered – Passwords, Encryption, keeping your data secure, two factor authentication and what to do if you are locked out of your computer for any reason

The Problem with Encryption Software

The Problem with Encryption Software

If you install BitLocker, make absolutely sure that you have safely saved the random 10 digit number it creates – if you get the password wrong 3 times you need to get a recovery key. Another good reason to use password manager software. #staysafeonline