The Internet can be a wonderful thing, putting worlds of information, images and ideas at your fingertips. It can also be a source of nasty malware, hackers and temptations.
But if you take some simple precautions, you can help keep your computer or mobile device, as well as you and your identity, safe and secure. The few moments you take now to read through these quick tips may save you much frustration -- and maybe worse -- later on.
NOTE: If you need immediate assistance, e.g., to report that your computer has been compromised, call the Help Desk at 3-HELP or write to email@example.com. If you have any security-related questions, feel free to contact us at ISG@brown.edu.
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