• Use Windows Key + L to lock your computer when away from it
  • Set screen lock to 15 minutes as backup in case you forget to lock it
  • Use complicated passwords – 8 characters with symbols & numbers
  • Apply updates/patches as soon as they are available
  • Use reliable antivirus software
  • Scan your PC regularly with Malware/Spyware scanning software
  • Change the default login and password for every device
  • Never plug an unfamiliar flash drive into your computer