The following tips and advice will help to mitigate many of the risks in the digital world:
Retain Personal Information
Personal Information can be used to identify an individual, which includes information such as name, address, contact numbers, birth date and so on, which is generally used on more than one website or platform, meaning a lot of this information is spread out (but don’t let that fool you into thinking it cannot be collated and used). The more information you have out there in the digital world, the more information can be used against you by hackers and online scammers.
Keep your personal information minimal online, or use some of the following to make it more secure.