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How to Secure Web Browsing

The web browser is a complex piece of software. It is able to browse web pages images, videos, and forms. It was originally designed to display text documents, it now handle all the various media available on the Internet. This makes it more difficult for security personnel as it has many “weak areas” that attackers could exploit.

If you’re using the default program that is preloaded on your computer or a different browser you’ve downloaded, it’s vital to verify that your security settings are at the highest level possible. This will reduce the chance of malware being able to sneak beyond your security settings and install onto your system. It’s a good idea also to use the browser with the account that is limited and does not have administrator rights. So, even when malware manages to get past the security settings of your browser, it won’t be able alter your system as easily.

Additionally, it’s a good idea to educate your users about safe browsing practices and habits. You can help them disable auto-complete and clear passwords frequently as well as select the highest security level in the browser. You should also remind them of the importance of websites that clearly state the manner in which their personal data is used and gathered. Usually, this information is found in the privacy policy or the website’s agreement. Browser security solutions eliminate blind spots by checking and analysing web session for risks and threats. These solutions are agnostic to devices as well as secure managed and unmanaged mobile devices including BYOD devices and third-party managed mobile devices.