• Do not download files from unfamiliar people or sites.
  • Exercise caution when downloading files from the Internet. Ensure that the source is a legitimate and reputable one. Verify that an anti-virus program checks the files on the download site. If you're uncertain, don't download the file at all.
  • Always keep your browser up-to-date and install security patches and hot-fixes when available.  The college IT departments automatically do these updates to all PCs that are physically connected to the college network.