How Cyber Savvy Are You?
Comprehensive Answer Guide and Cybersecurity Tips for you to be safe online
Other than being synonymous to Halloween, October is actually National Cyber Security Awareness Month in the US. A survey recently revealed that the majority of U.S. adults can answer fewer than half the questions correctly on a digital knowledge quiz. Are you among that majority? Take our rendition of the quiz below to see how cyber savvy you are and learn some cybersecurity tips to stay safe and secure online in the process!
Answers and tips are down below ⬇️
If you got some of them wrong, continue to the next section to find out why, answers are explained below. It is important to be informed, and it is better to be safe than sorry. Share this quiz and the knowledge you gained with your friends and family so that they can start protecting themselves.
Essential Cybersecurity Tips
🔐 Good Practices for Passwords
Turn on Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) [Q4]
🌐 Online Activities and Behaviour
There may be no cookies or cache are saved on your computer, your computer's IP address is however, still visible to the internet service provider. Your information is only hidden from a co-worker who may have access to the computer you are using. The next two tips are great ways to keep your online activities private and more secure.
Encrypt your files before putting them in Google Drive, iCloud, or Dropbox.If you have been backing up sensitive data in the cloud, it is time for you to consider encrypting them before uploading them to cloud storage. This is a great listicle on free apps that allow you to encrypt files before sending them to the cloud.
🦠 Malware Threats
It's never too early to start inculcating good online habits in order to protect yourself and your loved ones from cyber criminals. This is why we created our latest game, Potato Pirates: Enter the Spudnet, we want to teach digital natives as young as 10, about computer networking and cybersecurity. If you are interested, sign up to get early bird discount and referral links here.
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