What should I do to minimise the chance of unauthorised use of my broadband service?

To maintain security on your computer, Sorted recommends that you:

  • Protect your password; keep it secure
  • Avoid common words, names and dates
  • Change it regularly and do not store it on your computer
  • Use current anti-virus and firewall software
  • Do not open suspicious emails or files from unknown sources
  • Protect your family or business from unsuitable internet content and password protect your wireless modem connection.