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Know Your Peer-to-Peer (P2P) Partner

Peer-to-peer (P2P) networking is a popular method for sharing files, music, photographs, and other information. Just remember that this method can come with its share of major risks. It is better knowing who you are sharing data and files with versus browsing for a site that you believe meets your criteria. The data may be corrupted with malware or expose you to legal ramifications (e.g., copyright infringement or pirated software or music). Be safe and know what is offered before you load a copy onto your device.

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Protect Your Systems from Cyber Threats Like This

CIS Control That Helps Avoid This Issue Arrow CIS Control 9: Limitation and Control of Network Ports, Protocols, and Services