You can use the Internet on a daily basis without trouble, but it can harbor some hidden dangers to you and your computer.
These risks can include exposure of sensitive personal information and infection by malware, which includes viruses, spyware, and adware.
Safe Browsing means being aware of these online threats and taking the necessary steps to avoid them.
It only takes a little bit of effort, a few tools, and some basic information to be safe as you browse the Internet.
To prevent that you can do the follows:
As for the last option, "wary of Internet downloads", you should be aware of the Internet resource that you use. But when you follow the short link, you don't know where it goes and what exactly is waiting for you. Service copi.st takes care of the short link did not lead you to a site with unsafe contents. First, before shorten we check URLs using special 63 data sources to identify malicious websites. And we periodically check all other URLs in our databases to prevent unsafe redirects.
This technique, unfortunately, do not provide 100% protection. It even does not provide 10%. We assume that not even 1%. To many websites appear daily.
Some page content may be inappropriate for the typical workplace, i.e., would not be acceptable in the presence of your boss and colleagues. Some pages should not be viewed in the presence of children. We mean materials such as nudity, pornography, or profanity. Also violence, cruelty and other that some viewers may find offensive.
To feel safe and comfort while browsing you should help yourself a lot. And may help other. Just report us about short URL and we will block it.