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How to Use Computers Safely
- Keep your computer and software up to date with the latest security updates.
- Use a strong, unique password for your computer and online accounts.
- Use anti-virus and anti-malware software to protect your computer from threats.
- Be cautious when clicking on links or opening attachments in emails or instant messages.
- Use a firewall to protect your computer from unauthorized access.
- Be careful about sharing personal information online.
- Use a VPN (Virtual Private Network) when connecting to the internet on public Wi-Fi.
- Use Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) on your online accounts, if it is available.
- Regularly backup important files and data.
- Practice safe browsing habits and be aware of phishing scams.