ConnectSafely’s Security Center


lock_smallConnectSafely’s Security Center features our Parents’ Guide to Cybersecurity plus useful resources to help protect your family’s devices and networks.

A Parents’ Guide to Cybersecurity (PDF)

Top 5 Questions parents have about cybersecurity plus advice on how to help protect your entire family from security risks on the Web and on phones.

View or print ConnectSafely’s free guide to cybersecurity.

If you’d like to reprint multiple copies, please click hereEducators and community groups, find out how to get 150 printed copies free of charge. 

More resources

ConnectSafely’s Tips for Strong and Secure Passwords

Computer security vendors

Mobile security vendors

How to delete cookies and Web history

Media players from trusted sources

PC Security Vendors

There may be other reputable vendors not on this list

AVG

BitDefender

F-Secure

Kaspersky

Microsoft Security Essentials

McAfee

Panda Security

Symantec

Trend Micro

WebRoot

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Mobile Security Vendors
There may be other reputable vendors not on this list

BitDefender Mobile Security

F-Secure

K9 Web Protection browser (blocks malware)

Lookout  (Android)

Symantec

Trend Micro

TrustGo

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How to delete cookies and other browser data

Links to browser makers’ advice pages

Apple Safari

Google Chrome

Microsoft Internet Explorer

Delete cookies & manage in Internet Explorer

Clear browser history in Internet Explorer

Mozilla Firefox

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Media players and plug-ins from trusted sources
Note: This is not an exhaustive list. There are other safe media players but if you’re not sure, do a little research before downloading and using them. And if you find one not on our list, please let us know.

Adobe Media Player

AIMP

Apple iTunes

Apple Quicktime

AVSforYou

Cyberlink PowerDVD

IDT Audio

Java

Microsoft Silverlight

RealPlayer

Realtex Audio driver

Shockwave player

VLC meia player

Widevine

WildTangent

Winamp

Windows Media player

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