New research: Sextortion can ruin livesBy Larry Magid
Sextortion typically involves a perpetrator (typically male) getting hold of a picture of someone (typically female) and threatening to widely share those images.
Tips for Strong, Secure Passwords & Other Authentication ToolsA strong password is your first line of defense against intruders and imposters.
Never give out your password to anyone.* Never give it to friends, even if they’re really good friends. A friend can – maybe even accidentally – pass your password along ...
Does the Internet really make children unhappy?By Sonia Livingstone
Children and youngsters spend more and more time online (as do we all), often alone or at least only in touch with others remotely through the Internet. This poses various questions for parents concerned about what their children ...
Featured Video, ConnectSafely’s One Good Thing project
We’ve all seen the stories about trolls, bullies and hate mongers. But guess what? The majority of things that happen online are positive. So the goal of the One Good Thing project is to drown out whatever negativity exists by showing all the great things that people are doing online and with connected technology to make the world (and the Internet) a better place. Share your story at OneGoodThing.org.