How to browse the web securely

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Look for the green address bar

Source:  Verisign

Look for the green address bar

This is the real version of the previous site. It has been verified using an Extended Validation (EV) SSL Certificate. The EV SSL turns the address bar green in all current browsers to assure consumers that transactions will be safely encrypted.

 

Internet users need to be on their guard for rogue web sites, phishing attacks and security holes in web browsers. Jenny Williams offers some top tips on browsing safely and securely.

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