Information Security Tips of the Day : Back Number
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.