. https://blog.malwarebytes.com/security-world/2018/06/tips-safe-summer-travels-cybersecurity-checklist/

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TIPS FOR SAFE SUMMER TRAVELS: YOUR CYBERSECURITY CHECKLIST
Summer is just around the corner in the Northern Hemisphere, and with it comes vacation plans for many. Those looking to take some time away from work and home are likely making plans to secure their home, have their pets taken care of, and tie up loose ends at work. But how about securing your devices and your data while you’re away? Here are some things to take into consideration if you want to have a trip free of cyber worries. Before you leave. Some of the things on your cybersecurity checklist can be taken care of before you leave. They include the following: Make sure the operating systems and software on all the devices you are going to take along with you are up to date. Having to install updates while you are on the road can be a pain due to slow and unstable connections. Use your at-home Wi-Fi, which you know is secured with a password. (Right? If not—do that right away.) You may want to take precautions to secure devices that you’ll be leaving behind in your workplace and home. If a burglar gets hold of your desktop, they should not be able to harvest any valuable data. All devices should be password protected (including the ones you are taking along with you). READ MORE