You Don’t Wannacry

CYBERSECURITY WannaCry: How to protect yourself, what’s happened so far and what could happen next A worldwide ransomware attack has been thwarted for now, but security experts are staying on guard in case new versions of the ‘WannaCry’ program emerge. Here’s what we know iSTOCKPHOTO   The latest The global cyberattack that took computer files Read More …

How to manage your security settings on Facebook

With more of our lives going online, and especially on Facebook, it’s more important than ever to have control over who sees what. Facebook has made several changes to its privacy settings over its lifetime, so it’s worth checking up to see if you’re still only giving the people you want your private information and Read More …

How Kids Use Ghost Apps to Hide Information

Today’s kids are spending more time than ever on their smartphones. In fact, it’s estimated teens spend around nine hours per day on their phones, while tweens clock in at six hours per day. What could they possibly be doing for six to nine hours per day on their phones? That’s exactly what millions of Read More …

Pokémon Go Cyber Security and Privacy Guidelines

Pokémon GO, an overnight sensation In one way or another, you’ve probably heard of Pokémon Go, the latest new app that seems to be taking over smartphones everywhere. When I first heard about the app, it piqued my curiosity, given my passion for cyber security. Admittedly, I became addicted immediately, which lead me to research how Read More …

Social Media Apps Parents Should Know About

Advice from Common Sense Media editors. Learn the pros, cons, and best practices for the most popular social sites and apps your tweens and teens are using.         Remember when we worried that 140-character tweets would ruin kids’ attention spans? Now that seems quaint next to some of the social media that’s Read More …

For small businesses a data breach can mean …

For small businesses a data breach can mean reputations damaged, clients lost, and professional licenses at risk. That’s why Norton Small Business gives you the same protection used by Fortune 500’s, packaged at the right size and price for small business. With Norton Small Business, you get more than anti-virus software. You get a complete Read More …

Feb 9 Safer Internet Day!

Tomorrow Feb 9 is “Safer Internet Day”. Teach your children about Online Safety. Get Involved! The Canadian Centre for Child Protection with thedoorthatsnotl… #Durham #Parents #Teachers Tomorrow Feb 9 is "Safer Internet Day". Teach your children about Online Safety. Get Involved! Posted by Go Safe Cyber on Monday, February 8, 2016 Source: The Canadian Centre Read More …