Tips To Be More Secure Online

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By Atharv Sharma
Published Aug 05, 2022

Hindustan Times

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Making your device's online identity, and activities more secure has become essential with the rapid rise of online threats

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Here are some tips to be more secure online

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Use a VPN

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A virtual private network, or VPN, encrypts your internet traffic, routing it through a private server which means nobody can snoop on your data

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Keep changing passwords

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Keep changing your passwords frequently and try opting for special characters, uppercase letters, and unique combinations for your password to increase account security

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Clear your cache

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Make sure to regularly clear your browser's cache, history, and cookies to better protect any information that might be hiding in your web history

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Avoid sharing personal information

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To be safe, never share identifying details, like your full name, address, or financial information with people or agencies online

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