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  • Writer's pictureBurton Kelso, Tech Expert

How To Avoid The Top Cybersecurity Threats For Homes & Businesses In 2021

Updated: Jan 31, 2021

Computer and Tech Tips Blog

As we evolve into more of a digital world, every year become worse because of cybercrime. With many of you and your businesses moving to a remote workforce because of the COVID19 pandemic, it has made criminals increase their focus on attacking both home and business users. 99% of crime requires user interaction which means if you take the time to educate yourself about the different cyber threats on the Internet, you can keep yourself and your business safe. Read on to see what threats you might encounter this year and how to protect yourself from them.

1. Accidental Sharing. This occurs when you or a friend accidentally shares sensitive information such as hitting 'reply all' to an email or when you use Carbon Copy (CC) to send out an email to a lot of connections rather than clicking on Blind Carbon Copy (BCC). Cybercriminals