This post is really designed for my family and friends. I write it because in the business that I am in I get to see hear the detrimental impact web based threats have on people. I hear horror stories of lost data, the amount of information they have lost and the impacts it has had on them and their businesses.
I by no means will cover all the things that you should do, but it will help better situate your online security posture.
Good security posture is about risk reduction…
Understand that when reading this there are many variables that have to be accounted for when talking about protecting yourself and not everything is under your control. The web is such that we have grown accustomed to what it offers us and now we have to learn to adapt.