There are several ways to protect yourself from cyber attacks. Williams advised against clicking on links sent in emails or text messages from unfamiliar email addresses.
“Viruses can be embedded in (Microsoft) Word or Excel documents,” said Williams. “You have to be very, very careful about what you open. If it looks strange, don’t open it. Just being careful is the best thing you can do.”
Updating passwords, computers, mobile applications and anti-virus software are critical to cyber safety.
Author: Jeff Malachowski