Computer Security Northwest
Computer Security Training and Services – From the Pacific Northwest
Computer, smartphone, communications, & network security and privacy:
Training, consulting, and services for small- to medium- businesses, as well as advice for the home user.
Computer Security & Privacy
Four Critical Security Steps
Here are the four most important cybersecurity steps you can take as an individual to make a profound improvement on your security!
If you do nothing else, start here!
(1) Install All Security Updates/Patches
(2) Use Password Manager (long passwords, no reuse)
(3) Implement Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)
(4) Learn about and Resist Scams/Social Engineering
For Home and
Small Business Users
This document provides critical computer security measure for all home users and small businesses
Backing up your computer is critical! Here are some instructions to help you accomplish that.
Some essential security for your smartphone; Instructions coming soon.
1. Secure Info on all Computers
Do The Following:
Helping you secure your important information and devices.
Your computers, smartphone, and smart devices connected to the network at home (and on your wrist) are constantly subject to attacks from every angle. Experiencing a computer security breach, or getting hacked with ransomware, can cost you a lot of money (e.g. identity theft or bank credentials stolen) or can cause you to lose irreplaceable photos or financial documents. Please follow the no-nonsense advice on this website to protect yourself.
2. Backup all Information/Data
3. Secure all Mobile Devices