Use Your Common Sense to Continue Staying Safe in 2012

We have now passed the halfway mark for 2012. How are you in terms of being safe online? Be it on Facebook or Twitter, the two most common social networks for now, the opportunity for malware-infected status updates have never been more apparent.

On Facebook, we have event invites for free coffee by Starbucks or a free McDonald’s meal. On Twitter, via Direct Message, we are informed in all earnestness that someone was bitching us and a link provided to give the evidence. So long as we are aware of the many possible ways that such social engineering attempts can be done to engage us, we can continue to be safe online.

Check out the info-graphics below for more security tips on staying safe online.

Start 2012 Right – Resolve to Stay Safe Online

 

Info-graphic Credited to TrendMicro, Provided with much thanks by the good folks of Fleishman-Hillard

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Article by Mohd Hisham

Focus on technology, HIV/AIDS Awareness, Dementia and supporting several other social causes. Write mostly about the independent Arts scene in Singapore as well as the general works as organized by the various government bodies. Has a fascination with photography and indulge in a little mix of video editing. Very keen on living the social media experience without going over the top.
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