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Staying Safe Online

At our monthly meeting in February 2022 we were given a talk on staying safe online by Devon & Cornwall Constabulary's Cyber Crime Unit.

This page contains some links from the presentation which you might find useful.

Cyber Aware - Top tips on passwords, turning on 2FA, back-ups and the importance of updating your devices

Take Five to Stop Fraud - Advice on financial and banking fraud

Stop Scams UK - Call 159 to speak to your bank if you suspect you may be a victim of fraud

Have I Been Pwned - Will advise you if your email address has been involved in a data breach. If you find that your account has been compromised, change your password immediately.

Action Fraud or call 0300 1232040 - Reporting fraud and Cyber Crime.

Advice on securing your router - Short video by the City of London Police

Suspicious emails – forward to report@phishing.gov.uk The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC)

Suspicious text (SMS) messages - forward to OFCOM: 7726