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December 13, 2019

Day 8 of Holiday Privacy: Secure Your New Tech

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The holiday season is one of giving … and one of privacy risks, both online and off. Many shoppers are willing to throw caution to the wind in order to get the best deals on the perfect gifts for their special someones. However, holiday shoppers can have their presents, and enjoy personal privacy too. One of the best ways to do this is to secure your new tech. Check back every day from now until Christmas for new tips on how to maintain your private life both online and off during the holidays.

Day 8 of Holiday Privacy: Secure Your New Tech

Apple iPads, Amazon Echoes, Google Pixels and all varieties of tech are hot items for holiday gifts. They should also be protected, in order to increase your online privacy and safety. New computers can benefit from ad blockers, and phones from VPNs. There are even more apps and softwares that can help you enjoy and secure your new tech responsibly and safely. They include things like firewalls, strong passwords, and more.

An unsecured piece of technology might give hackers or snoopers a free pass into your private life, which can ruin more than just your holiday.

Come back tomorrow for another holiday privacy tip and check out the one from yesterday here!

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