How can I keep my account credentials safe?

Here are some tips on keeping your account credentials safe:

  • Don’t disclose your credentials to anyone
  • Don’t save your credentials on your browser
  • Don’t use the same credentials for multiple sites
  • Don’t access personal accounts from public networks (e.g. internet café)
  • Always log out when using a shared computer / device
  • Only use legitimate, advertised networks
  • Avoid networks advertised by individual computers (ad hoc networks)
  • Consider turning off options that automatically join “known” networks (evil twin attack)
  • Always use antispyware and antivirus software
  • Keep your computer / device up to date

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