Help your family, friends and community be privacy-savvy. Use these research-based privacy tips to get the conversation started.
Share With Care
What you post can last a lifetime:Before posting online think about how it might be perceived now and in the future and who might see it.
Ownyour online presence: Set the privacy and security settings on web services and devices to your comfort level for information sharing. It’s ok to limit how and with whom you share information.
Beaware of what’s being shared: Be aware that when you share a post, picture or video online, you may also be revealing information about others. Be thoughtful when and how you share information about others.
Postonly about others as you have them post about you: The golden rule applies online as well.
Personal Information Is Like Money. Value It. Protect It.
Thinkbefore you act: Be wary of communications that implore you to act immediately, offer something that sounds too good to be true or ask for personal information.
Get two steps ahead: Switch on two-step verification or multi-factor authentication wherever offered to prevent unauthorized access.