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viNGN presents on Child Internet Safety at Yvonne Bowsky School PTA Meeting


bowsky-pta-child-internet-safety-13-5900x3933viNGN was invited to speak about protecting children on the Internet at the Yvonne Bowsky Elementary School PTA meeting on Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016. The presentation focused on the creation of “Threat Models” as proposed by digital privacy advocates Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), and utilizing the short film “6 Degrees of Information” by NetSmartz/National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC). This short film highlights the many ways digital privacy and online safety can be compromised by leaving “Digital Footprints” – Personal Identifiable Information (PII) we are not even aware of. Continue reading

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Digital Privacy the focus of viNGN appearance at Calvary Christian Academy PTSG meeting


calvary-christian-academy-ptsg-mtg-1With the theme “Invest to Protect”, the Virgin Islands Next Generation Network (viNGN) shared Digital Privacy and Internet Safety tips with parents, faculty and students of the Calvary Christian Academy at the school’s first Parent Teacher Support Group (PTSG) meeting on Tuesday, September 13, 2016.  Attendees learned about digital privacy advocates Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), and received informational worksheets for “6 Degrees of Information” produced by NetSmartz/National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC). This short film highlights the many ways digital privacy and online safety can be compromised by leaving “Digital Footprints” – Personal Identifiable Information (PII) we are not even aware of. Continue reading