With more than 70% of Americans of all ages dipping into social media daily (PewInternet.org), plus recent reports of how the personal details of tens of thousands were scavenged online (TechRepublic.com), it’s no wonder that Internet safety has become a real concern. You can start today learning to protect your identity and reputation with a free Internet Safety course at GCFLearnFree.org.
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- Internet Safety for Adults: You’ll learn to create stronger passwords, keeping your computers and devices safe, what to do if you find yourself compromised, how “cookies” work, and information about wireless security and a lot more. Then, take the quick quiz to test your knowledge!
- Internet Safety for Children: Parents and guardians, get tips on teaching children about Internet safety – even if you aren’t a rocket scientist! Children may encounter special situations such as cyber bullying or become engaged in unsafe interactions through social media or file sharing.
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