13 Apr '11, 9pm

But nothing can protect the #nmkidz frm me! a strong password is the easiest way 2 protect urself online

SINGAPORE - Set stronger passwords. Avoid using those that are too easy too crack, such as addresses and birth dates. These are among the simple yet effective ways to protect yourself online. "Internet access has reached over 82 per cent of households here and many are jumping on the social networking bandwagon without realising cyber attacks use social networks to gain access to corporate and personal information," said Mr Lui Tuck Yew, Minister for Information, Communications and the Arts, yesterday. "In this regard, end-users have become a critical component in the security equation and are often our first line of defence against these malicious activities. "Personal responsibility lies in adopting simple and secure online practices such as having stronger passwords," he said in his opening address at the Information Security Seminar to mark the inaugural Cyber Security...

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