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Help teens protect themselves online

Help teens protect themselves online

Whether you are a parent, caregiver, or educator, you can keep up with the latest computer and online safety issues and help kids learn to avoid the real dangers that exist in their Internet-connected world. In partnership with security expert and author, Linda McCarthy, we offer a free, downloadable version of her new book, Own Your Space: Keep Yourself and Your Stuff Safe Online.

Written for computer and Internet savvy "tweens" and teens, this book is also a useful resource for the adults they rely on.

Download the entire book (PDF)

Book cover

This book is designed for any teen or parent who is:

  • In fear of drive-by downloads of nasty adware, spyware, and viruses

  • Anxious about scareware and ransomware

  • Trying to stay safe on social networking sites

  • Concerned about online predators and identity thieves

  • Scattering secrets to the wind in favorite hot spots

  • Shopping online without protection

  • Unsure of the risks about webcams and sexting

  • Dealing with cyberbullies at home or in school

  • Blogging alone and in the dark

 

Downloads

Download the entire book (PDF)

Download individual chapters

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