The Internet Security and Protection Page

A Public Service for the Real Estate industry and people world wide
“Essential reading for everyone who uses the Internet.”

Reference Security Page from 1994 to 2018
For those interested it makes for interesting reading.
Videos of scammers caught in the act, much more.

With simple knowledge you can protect yourself and others against problems of using the Internet.


The Internet is the most amazing marketing and communication medium known to man.  However in order to use it in a competent, professional and a safe manner there are some things everyone in the world must be aware of or you can get into serious problems.


Learn how to Lock Up your online life with current ideas and tips.

Security Resources, Education, Advice From Major Corporations

Links to Important Security Information

with information you may find helpful


These organisations are non government and are either membership or donation driven.

Software Protection

These companies offer software to help protect your identity and device security.  Some of these are free or have a trial.

Security Alerts & Articles

How to avoid becoming victim to real estate fraud

Date : Sat., March 23, 2019
Source :  Ask Joe at The Star


Understanding Ransomware

Date : October, 2019
Source :  Malwarebytes


Police warn of new twist in phone scam targeting Canadians

Last Updated Friday, October 25, 2019 9:33AM EDT
Source :  CTV New Toronto, Ontario


Spam EMail.  This is what happens when you reply.

Date : Febrary 1 2016
Source : TED Talks with James Veitch on youtube

An image of Ted Veitch on the stage of TED TalksSuspicious emails: unclaimed insurance bonds, diamond-encrusted safe deposit boxes, close friends marooned in a foreign country. They pop up in our inboxes, and standard procedure is to delete on sight. But what happens when you reply? Follow along as writer and comedian James Veitch narrates a hilarious, months-long exchange with a spammer who offered to cut him in on a hot deal.

WATCH THE VIDEO : 9 min:48 sec


Millions falling for online rental scams, says Better Business Bureau

Date : Wed. Dec 11, 2019
Source : / money


Current Security Alerts of Executive Members

Security Resources, Education, Advice From Major Corporations

Wednesday, November 6th, 2020.

No Current Alerts