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IT Safety Tips of the Holidays Infographic

The 12 IT Safety Tips of the Holidays. Described below.

The 12 IT Safety Tips of the Holidays

01. Check it twice: Don’t sign or pay until you investigate deals; be especially cautious if rushed.

02. Verify people and orgs: Look up and verify the details of any person or "company" offering a deal.

03. Pay it safe: Don't pay with wire transfers, gift cards, or cryptocurrency.

04. Wi-Fi no-nos: Be cautious of public Wi-Fi networks, workstations, and charging stations.

05. Avoid the click: Don't click on links from unverified sources.

06. Double the factors: Use two-factor authentication on as many services as able.

07. No surprises: Be wary of unexpected emails or phone calls.

08. Stay up-to-date: Keep your devices up-to-date, encrypted, and backed up.

09. Hide the cables: Put away charging cables in your vehicle when shopping.

10. Leave devices home: Leave your laptop at home or bring your devices with you.

11. Lock it up tight: Ensure your vehicle is locked when you are out and about shopping.

12. Have a wonderful, safe holiday!

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