Information and Tips
Below is an excerpt from the latest issue of OT , the Office of Technology’s newsletter.
Kreb’s Three Basic Rules for Online Safety
At a recent one-day conference in Morgantown, a speaker from a security company mentioned three rules to keep in mind as you keep your computer safe from hackers.
He stated Brian Kreb’s three rules for online safety:
1. If you didn’t go looking for it, don’t install it.
2. If you installed it, update it.
3. If you no longer need it, remove it.
These are good tips to keep in mind and to practice. Note: Brian Krebs is an American journalist and investigative reporter.
Original source: Krebs’s 3 Basic Rules for Online Safety.