Online security

Before you put your personal details on our website, check that your computer and internet are as secure as possible. Steps you can take to help make your computer safe are:

  • set and protect your passwords
  • set and update anti-virus and anti-spyware software
  • install and use a firewall
  • manage spam emails
  • secure your internet browser.

You can find further information, including practical tips on how to protect yourself against security scams and how to complete online transactions safely at staysmartonline.

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Thursday 1 August 2013

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Ollie holding his son

Watching Ololade Fasugba and his five-year-old boy Dare (pronounced dar-ee) cuddle for a photo, smiles as wide as Africa, it’s hard to believe the paediatric registrar at the Canberra Hospital (since 2011) was once so afraid of newborns, he swore he’d never work with kids.


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