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Personal Device Security During the Holiday Season

Original release date: December 19, 2011 | Last revised: October 23, 2012

As the winter holiday travel season begins, US-CERT would like to remind users to be mindful of the security risks associated with portable devices such as smart phones, tablets, and laptops.

US-CERT would like to encourage users to review the following US-CERT Cyber Security Tips. Following the security practices suggested in each tip will help to keep your portable devices secure during the holiday season and throughout the year.

  • Cyber Security Tip ST11-001: Holiday Traveling with Personal Internet-Enabled Devices
  • Cyber Security Tip ST05-017: Cybersecurity for Electronic Devices
  • Cyber Security Tip ST04-017: Protecting Portable Devices: Physical Security

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