During our blog-silence one of the articles that came through that warrants your attention was “Krebs’s 3 Basic Rules for Online Safety.” You should read the whole post (it’s well worth the time), but it’s three primary bits of safety advice are (quoted from the article):
And he did add one more in a later piece, “Software Cracks: A Great Way to Infect Your PC” (again directly quoted):
I’m hoping all four of them are common sense enough you don’t personally need to be reminded of them…but chances are plenty of your family, friends, and coworkers can use the advice…
P.S. This has been cross-posted (with a slight modifications) on our TixxTech blog.