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Forwarding Emails

SANS Tip of the Day - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 01:00
When you forward an email to others or copy new people to an email thread, review all the content in the entire email and make sure the information contained in it is suitable for everyone. It is very easy to forward emails to others, not realizing there is highly sensitive information in the bottom of the email that people should not have access to.

Detecting Fraud

SANS Tip of the Day - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 01:00
Review your bank, credit card and financial statements regularly to identify unauthorized activity. This is one of the most effective ways to quickly detect if your bank account, credit card or identity has been compromised.

Browse With Encryption

SANS Tip of the Day - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 01:00
When browsing online, encrypting your online activities is one of the best ways to protect yourself. Make sure your online connection is encrypted by making sure HTTPS is in the website address and/or that there is a lock next to it.

Cloud Security

SANS Tip of the Day - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 01:00
One of the most effective steps you can take to protect your cloud account is to make sure you are using two-step verification. In addition, always be sure you know exactly whom you are sharing files with. It is very easy to accidently share your files with the entire Internet when you think you are only sharing them with specific individuals.

Secure Your Home Wi-Fi Router

SANS Tip of the Day - Thu, 06/07/2018 - 01:00
The most effective steps you can take to secure your wireless network at home is to change the default admin password, enable WPA2 encryption and use a strong password for your wireless network.

Securely Deleting Files

SANS Tip of the Day - Wed, 06/06/2018 - 01:00
When you delete a file, that file is actually still on your computer. The only way you can truly and securely remove a file is by wiping it or using some type of secure deletion.