Facebook Security Tips

  1. Avoid giving unknown online users your phone Number and address
  2. Don't specify your relationship with your close relation especially your siblings online
  3. Avoid specifying the Location you are at any point in time
  4. Don't add strangers to your friends list anyhow
  5. Don't accept invitation to visit or be visited by strangers
  6. Don't judge people by their profile picture. Some people use another person's picture
  7. When you meet new people, read between the lines. The kind of pictures, wall post and posture on their wall says a lot about their personality
  8. Reconnecting with an old time friend is good, however some might have changed in their attitude along the line. So, watch your back
  9. Don't flaunt your wealth online. Not everyone is happy with you. 
  10. Lastly, let God guide your decisions. 


10 ways to protect your privacy online

One of the major concern of people today is trying to find out how they can safeguard themselves against identity theft. Here are some tips that can be of help

  1. Use strong password: When choosing your password, use alphanumeric (numbers and letters together), upper and lower case, signs such as #, %, %! etc. Keep your password away from your computer or public places. Also, it is advisable to change your password once in a while and avoid using common name such as "password”, “first name", "nickname" etc. 
  2. Secure your PIN: Avoid using your debit/credit card on website that does not have (https://) or padlock sign in the browser. Using your card on such website will open you up to fraudsters password hijack. Also, use your card on websites you trust and those who have credibility. 
  3. Protect your contact details: Avoid putting your home address on the internet, especially on social network. Fraudsters could use it to trace or defraud you.