G DATA shows what users should definitely not do if they want to be safe from cyber threats in the new year
Stop smoking or do more sports - these are classic resolutions for a new year, but what about your own IT security? For G DATA the case is clear: users should use the turn of the year to take a critical look at it and improve it if necessary. Therefore, the IT security manufacturer shows what users should not do if they want to be safe from cyber attacks in the new year.
"This year, cyber criminals will again go on the hunt for valuable personal data that can easily be turned into money. Here the perpetrators will rely on targeted attacks. Comprehensive protection of mobile devices and computers and the information stored on them is therefore indispensable," explains Tim Berghoff, G DATA Security Evangelist. "Anyone who does not check their IT security status critically on a regular basis is easily vulnerable and may give criminals a belated Christmas present.” Everyone is different. Anyone who likes to live risky lives will certainly get along with the following (non-) tips.
G DATA has summarized serious tips and tricks for a safe digital life in its guidebook.