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Safepath | The 5-Step Challenge

“Hi, I'm Chris Parker and welcome to the Safepath 5-Step Challenge. When you've completed these simple steps, you will have done more to protect yourself online than 90% of most people.”

Five Easy (and Free) Steps to Greater Online Safety

Cybercrimes, scams, data breaches, ransomware and more are on the rise. The bad news is, that’s not going to change anytime soon.

The good news is, boosting your security profile and reducing your risk doesn’t have to be complicated. All it takes is five simple steps, and the sooner and better. With each step, you’ll make it harder for anyone to invade your privacy and threaten your security.

Best of all, each step is easy, effective and FREE. We call it being on the Safepath to greater online privacy and security. And to give you a push and incentive to boost your safety, I created the 5-Step Challenge.

The Safepath 5-Step Challenge

We have created five simple steps that cover the basics of online safety. They’re very easy to do, and yet still very effective when it comes to protecting your accounts, identity and connections when you’re online.

Take the 5-Step Challenge, and I'll show you, step by step, how to...

Check for Compromised Accounts

Discover if your passwords and more are loose on the internet.

Secure Free Wi-Fi Connections

Protect yourself online at hotels, airports or anywhere you use free Wi-Fi.

Prevent Unauthorized Logins

Stop hackers and scammers from logging into your accounts.

Check for Windows or macOS Updates

Make sure your computers, laptops and smartphones are safe from attacks.

Set Up Free Credit Fraud Alerts

Keep tabs on your credit accounts and your identity—automatically. 

Why the Safepath 5-Step Challenge Works

Protecting your money, privacy and identity online goes way beyond antivirus programs these days. What’s more, there’s no one looking out for your safety: It’s you against the internet and the cybercrooks in it. That means you need to take control of protecting your private life and information online. The Safepath 5-Step Challenge gets you off to a great start.

With each simple, smart and safe step you complete, you make it harder for hackers and cybercrooks to victimize you.

Simple

Simple

Each step is basic, yet vital
to your security.

Smart

Smart

Security experts say thes steps increase your privacy safety.

Safe

Safe

Each step helps strengthen your security.

Chris Parker

Chris Parker

Founder and CEO, WhatIsMyIPAddress.com

“What can I do to stay safer online?” That’s the question Chris Parker gets asked the most. Even though his website gives plenty of information about online safety, Chris realized people needed more…a simple plan of action that doesn’t require a lot of time, money. effort and technical know-how. Chris talks to privacy and security experts from around the world and shares what he discovers with millions of website visitors every month.

Take the Safepath 5-Step Challenge

Sign up to have each step emailed to you weekly as a reminder. Then keep an eye on your inbox. It’s that simple. More importantly, you'll boost your online safety with each step. And remember it's completely free!