Avoid becoming a victim of cybercrime. Here are some steps you can take to protect yourself online and your mobile phone:

Never share your username, passwords, account numbers or pin numbers with any strangers.

Select as strong password that is unique and preferably alphanumeric.

Do not respond to any email or SMS that ask for personal information such as your banking or Valyou account details to an unknown number, we will never SMS you for such requests.

Be vigilant of SMS and emails that promise prizes and offers that are too good to be true. Especially if you are required to pay amounts of money to collect the mentioned prize.

Lock your mobile phone when not in use and never store your personal information like account numbers, pin numbers or any passwords on it.

When using your Bluetooth, do not leave it on for a long time as your information may be open to hacking from unscrupulous third parties.