Securing your device

Please follow these steps to secure your computer or mobile device:

1. Keep your device locked
Lock your physical device with a passcode to ensure no one else has access to it.


2. Scan your device
Scan your device for viruses


3. Update your operating system and internet browser
If your device is missing critical security updates, it will be less secure. 
These are some popular operating system and browser update steps:


4. Activate your browser's phishing filter
Phishing filters check websites against a database of unsafe URLs and alert you if they pose a potential threat.

These are some popular phishing filters: 

Next steps
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