New guide to staying safe online launched

BT has published a ten-point guide to help prevent internet users becoming victims of online identity theft. The guide appears in an internet security report published today, written in conjunction with government, Get Safe Online, Lloyds TSB, Metropolitan Police and Yahoo....Ray Stanton, head of security at BT Global Services, said: “Online identity fraud is a growing and, until now, a silent part of fraud in the UK, which accounted for £1.7 billion last year - £35 per adult per year.

“We want to make sure that people are aware of the threat and are protecting themselves online, so they can enjoy the benefits of the internet.” New guide to staying safe online launched - Web User News

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