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However, being constantly connected brings increased risk of theft, fraud, and abuse. Cybersecurity risks can threaten our finances, identity, and privacy when you are least expecting it. Cybersecurity is one of our country’s most important national security priorities.
When it comes to online and mobile safety, try to remember three words: Stop. Think. Connect.
STOP: Before you use the Internet, take time to understand the risks and learn how to spot potential problems.
THINK: Take a moment to be sure the path ahead is clear. Watch for warning signs and consider the impact on your safety.
CONNECT: Enjoy the Internet, knowing you have taken the right steps to safeguard yourself and your computing device.