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What safety precautions should I take when surfing the Internet?

What safety precautions should I take when surfing the Internet?

It is recommended that you take the following precautions to protect your system when you are connected to the Internet:

  • Deactivate file-sharing and printer-sharing.
  • Use firewall software.
  • Make sure that you have anti-virus software and that it is up to date.
  • Never open files before scanning them with an anti-virus program, even if they are from someone you know.

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