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Cyber Crime Tip of the Week: Social media

December 3, 2018
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Welcome to this week's tip of the week from the Cyber Crime team based at Radford Road.

Our tips of the week are a quick and easy reminder of simple steps you and members of the public can take to ensure they stay safe online and keep their devices secure from attack.

This week's tip is all about social media.

Fed up of getting random friend requests through social media? Think about hiding your friend and followers list to avoid hackers from impersonating friends to gain access to your account.

Here’s some guidance on how to secure your accounts: https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/advice-centre/social-media-guides

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