Learn how to protect your data and your devices against fraudsters
Describing something as ‘cyber’ means it’s connected to computers, information technology, or the internet.
When we think about being online, we often think of phones, tablets, and computers, but our homes are getting smarter, and more devices are connected to the internet than you might think – like smart TVs, and smart heating hubs.
Fraudsters are getting smarter too, so it’s important to know how to protect your devices and data
Cyber security means protecting computers, connected devices and online services against cybercrime. It includes using the security features on our devices, and taking precautions when we’re online.
Cybercrime is crime committed online, or virtually. For example, when fraudsters hack into computers, networks, or connected devices to steal information or trick people into giving them access.
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