The importance of cybersecurity can not be overstated. Each day, we entrust our personal and sensitive information to the vast expanse of the internet, making it vital to safeguard our data from potential threats.
As a follow-up from our recent cybersecurity event, we are including the relevant and comprehensive information outlined below to further assist you with protecting your personal and confidential information.
Additionally, below is a list of apps and vendors, which were referenced by our speaker that are considered reputable in their respective industries.
Password Managers are a good way to manage and store the multitude of passwords we utilize daily for various online sites. Consider using a reputable password manager with state-of-the-art encryption to help you better manage them and stay secure.
1Password | www.1password.com
DashLane | www.dashlane.com
Keeper | www.keepersecurity.com
ANTI-VIRUS | MOBILE SECURITY | ANTI-SPAM:
Anti-virus is a vital tool in your arsenal of defenses against malware and needs to be kept current and up to date. All devices need to be protected, irrespective of manufacturer. Consider installing a reputable provider.
BitDefender | www.bitdefender.com
Intego | www.intego.com
McAfee | www.mcafee.com
Norton | www.norton.com
Sophos | www.sophos.com
The following will assist with reducing the number of spam calls and texts received; however will need to be updated regularly.
Hiya | www.hiya.com
Nomorobo | www.nomorobo.com
Truecaller | www.truecaller.com
The following will help to protect your mobile device from viruses, malware, and rogue apps:
Lookout | Apple Store/Google Play
McAfree Mobile | Apple Store/Google Play
Sophos Intercept | Apple Store/Google Play
VIRTUAL PRIVATE NETWORKS (VPNs):
VPNs are essential, particularly on any public network, including travel lounges, hotels, coffee shops, and other public locations. Consider using a reputable provider with many servers around the globe which utilizes good security and installs on your mobile devices, laptops, tablets, and desktops.
Express VPN | www.expressvpn.com
NordVPN | www.nordvpn.com
TorGuardVPN | www.torguard.net
TunnelBear | www.tunnelbear.com
VyprVPN | www.vyprvpn.com
By following these tips and maintaining vigilance in your online activities, you can significantly reduce your risk of falling victim to cyber threats. If you have additional questions about cybersecurity or have financial planning needs, we encourage you to Contact Us.
Ileana van der Linde, J.P. Morgan Asset & Wealth Management, Covenant Wealth Strategies and LPL Financial are separate entities and do not represent each other.
The information contained herein regarding any specific product does not constitute or imply endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by JPMorgan and is only for educational and awareness purposes. Created and developed by the Cyber Advisory Team | Version Date: 1/10/23.
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