Be Cyber Secure: Six Tips To Protect Your Financial Transactions

October 17, 2012  |  

 

In honor of National Cyber Security Month, Black Enterprise has given us six tips to better secure your financial transactions and protect your personal information.

We’re carrying hi-tech gadgets in our pockets every day. While many of the apps and websites that our tablets, smartphones and other devices are access are secure, it doesn’t hurt to add an extra layer of protection.

Use firewalls and anti-virus software. Firewalls and anti-virus protection are crucial to shielding your computer from threats. There are even some great products available that are free of charge. One free anti-virus software of note is ZoneAlarm,” the article suggests.

As we surf around the Internet, we open ourselves up to those who are making it their business to crack our codes. For the other five Cyber Security Month tips to safeguard your data, visit BlackEnterprise.com.

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