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In life we face a vast array of people. “it takes all kinds of kinds,” is what they say. Well, some of those kinds are the antithesis of what we stand for in this community. Some people are just out to do others harm and take what isn’t theirs.
This is a fact that you cannot deny. After every major disaster these people come out of the woodwork. They start looting and burning. Its those who want something for nothing and don’t care about the consequences. Well, thanks to the rapid growth of tech and our inability to keep up with the security of such tech, new doors have opened to the worst of society.
Cyber security is a battle are all fighting on a daily basis. Its time to consider cyber security for preppers.
We all hear the warnings about using public WIFI. Its a warning that some of us heed and others do not. What many don’t understand about public WIFI is that anyone with a hot spot can rename their hot spot STARBUCKS and have you login assuming you are getting free WIFI.
This gives them access to your device and now you have serious problems.
We forget things. We lost things and others find them. Sometimes good people find them and give us a call. Sometimes its the opposite. A very basic lock screen will keep people from accessing all of the information linked on your phone.
When you make prepping purchases online you have to understand that you are leaving a trail. Its not to say that this is forbidden but it is something you need to be aware of. Protect as much of your information as possible when it comes to your prepping intentions.
Cyber security is in its infancy. Be prepared for this security to only increase.