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Online safety resources to help teach parents and kids what they can do to protect themselves in today’s digital environment

Super social, super safe: your guide to online fun for kids!

The internet is like a giant playground, filled with games, friends, and cool stuff to see! But just like at a real playground, you gotta know how to stay safe. Here are some tips to be a super social, super safe pro online: Buddy Up! Don’t Talk to Strangers Imagine a stranger at the playground […]

Social media savvy: keep your digital life safe

Social media has become a giant hangout for billions of people worldwide. It’s a great way to connect with friends and family, but just like any public place, there can be some shady characters lurking around. Here’s how to stay safe and secure on your favorite social media platforms: Beware of Phishing Scams (They’re Not […]

How to protect your personal information on social media

Social media had humble beginnings as a way to connect and share news with friends and family. Now, it’s a hub of information, entertainment and even commerce. Various platforms have become so popular over the last decade or two that almost 5 billion people use some form of social media, according to Smart Insights. That’s […]

How to safeguard your mobile devices with internet security software

From banking to messages, your mobile device contains a plethora of important — oftentimes sensitive — information, making it a target for cybercriminals. These criminals will leverage gaps in mobile security to gain unauthorized access, resulting in both professional and personal consequences. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to fortify your mobile devices, such […]

Why you should secure your smart home devices with internet security software

These days, you can’t throw a stone without hitting a device that’s connected to the web. The internet of things (IoT) is a global network of technologies that uses internet connections to transmit and receive data. It’s fundamentally changed the way we work and live. We employ this technology in all places, from the office […]

10 best practices for protecting your personal data online

Cyberattacks are commonly associated with breaches in organizational data, causing businesses significant financial and reputation damage. Yet, among the 2,200 daily cyberattacks are individuals who face breaches in their personal data — whether financial records, sensitive information or personal communications. Cybercriminals work to identify gaps to exploit an individual’s digital security measures; unknowing victims often offer […]