Stop & think before connecting

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The Internet is a great place full of interesting, fun, and useful information. You can connect to your friends and family through email and social media, look up the latest celebrity gossip, or play online chess with an old friend. However, while you are doing something harmless, there can be bad guys watching your every move and trying to get your personal information.

So, what do you do? There are many ways that you can be targeted by malicious people on the Internet. Luckily, there are many ways that you can also protect yourself. There is a wonderful website called www.stopthinkconnect.org that has many examples of ways to stay secure on the Internet.

Watch a video on Stop. Think. Connect. tips here.

This website makes learning about the safety of the Internet fun and entertaining. There are resources that you can use not only at work, but also in your personal life. There are Tips & Advice on how to keep yourself safe on the Internet and even information that you can help teach your children. There are even easy to understand videos that can help you understand what threats are on the Internet and ways to avoid them.

Watch a video on the Internet’s Most Wanted here.

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