Tuesday, June 16, 2020
Over the past few months, more and more Americans have been shopping online for everything from groceries to some silly purchases they may not have technically needed. In our desire to keep our families safe during a global pandemic, we may have been avoiding brick-and-mortar retail, but that does not mean there’s not a safety issue doing business online. With people using more data on more devices now more than ever, hackers and other malicious actors lurk around virtually every corner of the internet, waiting for any open door to access your most valuable information.
The Federal Trade Commission offers general consumer information for protecting your personal and financial information in order to reduce the risk of identity theft: “There are four main ways to do it: know who you share information with; store and dispose of your personal information securely, especially your Social Security number; ask questions before deciding to share your personal information; and maintain appropriate security on your computers and other electronic devices.”
Maintaining appropriate security on your computers and devices is where Kinetic Secure shines. Kinetic Secure blocks viruses, malware and ransomware. The total internet protection secures online identity, date and transactions, as well as defends families from cybercrime. It even tracks as you enter websites of financial institutions and can warn you if they are deemed risky based on industry criteria.
Among the other recommendations from the FTC:
Kinetic Secure is the partner you need to keep your personal and financial information protected while safely doing business online.