Avoid clicking on suspicious links sent through emails, text messages, social media posts, etc.
Check if the website’s URL has the letters “https” and a lock icon near the address bar, which indicates better protection.
Antivirus software can help detect, block, and remove viruses, malware, and ransomware that criminals use to target victims.
Use complex, long, unpredictable, and unique passwords for each account.
Enabling two-factor authentication will make it hard for criminals to gain access to your device or online accounts.
Make it a rule to never share personal or sensitive financial information over the Internet.
Firewalls can prevent scammers from gaining unauthorised access to your system, allowing only authorised data to pass through.
Regularly updating software helps avoid online scams by patching security vulnerabilities that hackers can exploit.
Compiled By Avijit Gupta