CYBERSECURITY & INFRASTRUCTURE SECURITY AGENCY (CISA)
This is the government agency whose job is to watch for the security of our cyberspace. Cybersecurity involves many aspects, such as education, training, and information. Click on Cybersecurity to find out more about this agency's job.
NATIONAL INITIATIVE FOR CYBERSECURITY CAREERS AND STUDIES
Find out more about training and careers in cybersecurity by clicking NICCS
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10 Best Practices for Online Surfing:
1- Create a strong password.
2- Keep personal information private. Do not give out personal information to anyone not on your contact list.
3- Keep your privacy settings on while surfing the net.
4- Use a secure VPN. Public WiFi such as you can use in a coffee shop or restaurant is NOT safe.
5- Purchase only from a secure site.
6- Be careful what you download. You might be downloading a virus or malware.
7- Don't post anything you wouldn't want your mother to see.
8- Be suspicious of strangers online. Only accept calls and texts from your contact list.
9- Keep your antivirus current.
10- Use courtesy while surfing. If you need to be something, be kind!