4. Deflect offenders

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4.1 Reduce your digital footprint


4.2 Avoid high risk online activities


4.3 Install apps from official platform stores


4.4 Review privacy and terms of service statements

4.5 Do not respond to spam emails or scam calls


4.6 Patch all devices


4.7 Use secure messaging platforms with end to end encryption


4.8 Monitor and update firewall rules


4.9 Change default passwords


4.10 Use a privacy screen


4.11 Be alert to shoulder surfers and eavesdroppers


4.12 Watch out for piggybacking and tailgating


4.13 Limit access to data stores and shared files


4.14 Use and maintain secure networks


4.15 Segment your home network

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