ICT Department

Cybersecurity Cheat Sheet



  • Use strong, unique passwords for each account.
  • Use a mix of upper- and lower-case letters, numbers, and special characters.
  • Never share your passwords with anyone

Mobile Security:

  • Set a strong PIN or biometric lock on your smartphone.
  • Only download apps from official app stores.

Two-Factor Authentication (2FA)

  • Enable 2FA wherever possible to add an extra layer of security.
  • Use an authenticator app or hardware token for 2FA, if available.

Phishing Awareness:

  • Be cautious of unsolicited emails, links and attachments.
  • Always verify the sender’s identity before sharing sensitive information.

Social Engineering:

  • Be skeptical of unexpected requests for personal or financial information.
  • Always verify the sender’s identity or organizations requesting information.

Software Updates, Antivirus and Anti Malware: 

  • Regularly update operating system, antivirus, and apps to patch security vulnerabilities.
  • Regularly scan your device with antivirus.