The internet might look fairly innocent, but it can be a dangerous place. Even if you make efforts to be protective of your information online, it can easily fall into the wrong hands. Hackers and cyberstalkers can use your data to their own advantage, and even bully, intimidate and blackmail you online.
The majority of us are minimally educated on how to protect our identities online, and through no fault of our own – nowadays, you need no training or guidance before using the internet.
Luckily, you don’t need to take a course in cyber security to learn what to do with your data online. Just follow these 40 steps to make sure you stay as safe as possible going forward.