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Holiday Online Shopping Safety from CISA

Release Date: November 26, 2019

The holidays are a prime time for hackers, scammers, and online thieves looking to take advantage of unsuspecting online shoppers. Before starting your online shopping this holiday season, follow these simple steps to stay safe online.

Holiday Online Shopping Tip – Check Your Devices

Before you begin your holiday shopping, make sure the device you're using is up-to-date.  Get your devices ready with these tips.

Holiday Online Shopping Tip –  Shop Through Trusted Sources

Shopping online for gifts this holiday season? Make sure to shop through trusted retailers with these tips.

Holiday Online Shopping Tip – Use Safe Methods for Purchases

Before you make an online purchase this holiday season, make sure you're using safe methods for your purchases.

Visit CISA.gov for more information on shopping safely this holiday season.


Last Updated: 11/12/2021
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