Internet Safety

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Internet Safety

Internet safety, or online safety, is the knowledge of maximizing the user's personal safety and security risks on private information and property associated with using the Internet, and the self-protection from computer crime in general.

Tips for Internet safety

1. Don't make your username sound like a boys name or a girls name.

2. Don't make your password after your name

3.Never give out your password to anyone other than your parent or guardian.

4. Remember that posting information about your friends could put them at risk.

5. Never respond to harassing or rude texts, messages, and e-mails. Delete any unwanted messages or friends who continuously leave inappropriate comments.

6. If you wouldn't say something to another person’s face, don’t post it online!

Internet Safety: A Cautionary Tale