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Information Security Tips of the Day 2013

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October 1   Be wary of suspicious e-mail and offers.
October 2   Always install personal Firewall for each of your computers.
October 3   Scan virus before opening files.
October 4   Don't Forget to Back-up Data regularly.

October 7   To secure your wireless network, use WPA2 encryption. 
October 8   Do not click on links in any message requesting personal or financial information. 
October 9   Be aware who is sending e-mail. 
October10   THINK BEFORE YOU CLICK !!! 
October11   Make sure you connect to authorized wireless networks only. 

October14   Use Different Password for Different Services. 
October15   Change passwords frequently. eg. every 90 days. 
October16   Download freeware/ shareware only from trusted web site. 
October17   Update and test your knowledge of information security. 
October18   Be aware of spam targeting 1 click scam. 

October21   Beware! Office data may leak through personal devices. 
October22   Disable auto-run. 
October23   UPDATE YOUR ANTI-VIRUS SOFTWARE NOW.Install and automatically update anti-virus software now.
October24   ALWAYS scan your computer files and any removable media such as USB drives and CD-ROMs before opening them.
October25   Please do not simply give your personal details to the unknown website/person.

October28   Transmit your confidential data using encryption such as SSL.
October29   Verify TO, CC, BCC and attached file before sending e-mail.
October30   Do not open emails and email attachments from unknown sources.
October31   Users should use passwords that are at least 8 alphanumeric characters comprising upper and lower case alphabets, numbers and symbols.