Internet Safety Basics

There’s been progressively more talk over the last few years about Cyber Security and protecting yourself online, and for good reason. More and more is being done online every day, from online shopping, online banking, to simply watching movies almost nothing is out of reach.

General Security

  • Don’t reuse passwords. There is always the potential for a password leak, and if you use the same password for every account it’s much easier for hackers to get into your accounts.
  • Use secure passwords. Secure passwords contain letters, numbers, and often times special characters. Avoid using passwords such as, “12345678”, “password”, “qwerty”, “letmein”, and “admin”.
  • Change your passwords often.
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Will installing Fiber Optics make my home more valuable?

Fiber Broadband is the next generation utility. Being a part of a Fiber Smart Rural Community is a real selling point. A house is generally worth much more if it has access to a public street, water, and sewer services, public schools and other “utilities” than if it does not.

24-7 & West Wisconsin Telcom is a small company with a big vision – to develop and maintain a fiber optic network that connects rural communities from the ground up.

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