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5-MINUTE ON-LINE SECURITY HEALTH CHECK BY @J_KALUZNY
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Your level of paranoia
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ACCOUNTSCHECK
Nah... I want to get hacked
Y/NSecurity consciousY/NParanoidY/N
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List of all important accountsIt's in my brain
Keep a list of all accounts and their e-mails
All accounts listed with all associated data
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Password managerIt's all on sticky notes
Use password manager and random pwds
Use pwd manager and random 20+ chars pwds
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Passwords reuse
One password to rule them all
Random password for each service
Quantum random number generator in the garage
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2-Factor Authentication
I just log in, not authenticate
2-FA set for banks & e-mail & social media
2-FA everywhere
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Redirected to log in screenThey ask, I answerCheck domain name twiceRewrites URLs manually
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Forgotten password flowLassie come homeChoose not-obvious answersUse password manager for random answers
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SIM card - premium services
I need a horoscope for 5$/day
DisabledDisabled
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SIM card - limits
When I go to Europe I need 4g
Monthly invoice limits enabledChecks account balance every day
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E-mail
Click all links from the Sheikh
Understand the sender can be spoofedCheck SMTP mail headers all the time
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Facebook - appsMy farm has 1000 sheepReview permissions given to appsNo apps/games used on facebook
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FINANCESCHECK
Nah... I want to get hacked
Y/NSecurity consciousY/NParanoidY/N
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Authorising transactionsI just re-type the 2-FA codeCheck amonut and beneficiary number
Compare beneficiary number with paper invoice
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Transactions/card/mobile limits
No limitsLimit e.g. $X daily, $Y monthlyLimit e.g. $X daily, $Y monthly
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AlertsThat's SPAM
Alerts enabled for all transactions >$500
Alerts enabled for all transactions >$500
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Access via infolineSometimes I use it
Access methods reviewed, infoline PIN set
Infoline access disabled
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Money
No money, all on current account
Bigger savings not linked to debit cardCash buried in the garden
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Shopping online
I just pay with my credit card
Use separate card for online shoppingUse a separate pre-paid card
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CardsI have one cardChange cards once per year/twoChange cards every 3 months
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IDENTITYCHECK
Nah... I want to get hacked
Y/NSecurity consciousY/NParanoidY/N
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Got asked to scan a document
Here's my passportWatermark scansUse a separate/old ID
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Keeping scansOn my GmailScans deleted from e-mail regularlyEncrypted
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PHONECHECK
Nah... I want to get hacked
Y/NSecurity consciousY/NParanoidY/N
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OS updates supportNo money for a new phone
Phone changed when OS gets unsupported
I wait the whole night in a queue for a new flagship
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OS updates installed
I dismiss updates notifications
OS updates installed regularlyUpdates installed as soon as published
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BackupsI will start when I get hackedAutomatic cloud backupsBackups in two physical locations
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ScreenlockNo screenlockPIN/pattern/biometrics, 5-min inactivity8+ chars PIN/password, 30 seconds inactivity
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EncryptionNo encryptionPhone encryptedPhone encrypted, password 12+ chars
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SIM card PIN No PINPIN set8-digit PIN set
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Installing apps from unknown sources
All the timeNeverNever
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Installing appsClick & GoPermissions checked before installingNever install apps with less than 1M+ users
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Public Wi-FisConnect anytime, anywhereConnect only with VPNBuy SIM starter every time when overseas
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VPNWhat's that?
No VPN but I don't connect to dodgy networks
My wife is on a separate VLAN
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Got a phone call from bankYes, here's my ID numberCan I call you back?
Asks the bank employee to identify themselves
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Got SMS from FacebookClick the link Checks URL before clickingNever clicks on links
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Public chargersI forgot my charger againPower-only cable / via powerbankHave 3 powerbanks
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COMPUTER
CHECK
Nah... I want to get hacked
Y/NSecurity consciousY/NParanoidY/N
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OS updates supportWinXP never let me downOS changed when gets unsupportedAlways newest OS
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OS updates installed"Remind me in 1 year"Updates installed regularlyUpdates installed as soon as published
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Anti-virus
I haven't gotten the flu in years
Windows Defender at minimumSome other antivirus
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Dodgy programs
I need this program to be productive
check link/file at VirusTotal.comNo need for any proprietary software
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Public Wi-FisConnect anytime, anywhereConnect only with VPNBuy SIM starter every time when overseas
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Security warningsI click accept and continue
Read the message and never click accept
I report when get a warning
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VPNWhat's that?
No VPN but I don't connect to dodgy networks
My wife is on a separate VLAN
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BackupsI will start when I get hackedAutomatic cloud backupsBackups in two physical locations
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ScreenlockNo screenlockStrong password12+ chars password
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EncryptionNo encryption
Computer encrypted (Bitlocker/Veracrypt/LUKS)
Computer encrypted, password 20+ chars
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Found a USB stick in the toiletLet's plug it in and seeNever plug it inOpen it on a lab workstation
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HOME APPLIANCES
CHECK
Nah... I want to get hacked
Y/NSecurity consciousY/NParanoidY/N
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Router updatesThe technician set it upRouter updated regularlyDeploy your own openWRT
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Router passwordadmin/admin12+ chars password12+ chars password
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Wi-Fi encryptionOpen networkWPA2, strong passphraseMAC filtering, WPA3, cable
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Guests All guests get the passwordPassword changed each time "I have no Wi-Fi"
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Smart fridge/TV/kettleConnected to home Wi-FiNot connected to Wi-FiMy fridge is dumb
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