Privacy and Security

Passwords

  • Use hard to guess and unique passwords
  • Does not contain a completed word
  • At least 8-12 characters long
  • Use a different and harder password for important accounts
  • Use lower case and upper case letters, and numbers

Scams

  • Only open links from people you know
  • Don't give out personal information
  • Don't shop from a insecure website
  • Real companies wont pressure you into making a quick decision
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Privacy

  • Don't reveal personal information without intentions to
  • Beware of websites that offer a reward for exchanged information
  • Shop only at secure websites
  • Think before clicking on any links
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User Agreements

Most photo-sharing apps and websites have the right to use your photos by:
  • Deleting
  • Modifying
  • Publicly displaying


Companies are able to track your web-activities
  • Facebook


Some websites and apps wont let your delete an account
  • Skype


Data can be sent to law enforcement without your knowledge
  • LinkedIn
  • Apple
  • Amazon

Citations

  • "Tips for Creating a Strong Password." Windows.microsoft.com. N.p., n.d. Web. 07 Apr. 2016.
  • "Common Fraud Schemes." FBI. FBI, 17 Mar. 2010. Web. 07 Apr. 2016.
  • Brown, Vivian. "EFF's Top 12 Ways to Protect Your Online Privacy."Electronic Frontier Foundation. N.p., 10 Apr. 2002. Web. 07 Apr. 2016.
  • "7 Surprising Things Lurking In Online 'Terms of Service' Agreements."Business Money 7 Surprising Things Lurking In Online Terms of Service Agreements Comments. N.p., 28 Aug. 2012. Web. 07 Apr. 2016.