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Take steps to ‘own’ your online presence

Data Privacy Day, which takes place Jan. 28, 2018, is an international effort designed to inspire dialogue and empower individuals take action to protect privacy, safeguard data, and enable trust in our interconnected world.

“Chatting with Kids about Being Online” Booklet

The Internet offers a world of opportunities. People of all ages are: posting video from mobile devices, building online profiles, texting each other from their mobile devices, creating alter egos in the form of online avatars, connecting with friends online they don’t see regularly in person, sending photos to friends, broadcasting what they’re doing to hundreds of people.

Parent and child sit next to each other while on electronic devices.

Five Tips to Keep Your Kids Safe Online this Summer

You teach your children to wear helmets when they ride bikes and sunscreen when they’re outside, but are you also teaching them to be safe online? June is Internet Safety Month, a perfect opportunity to talk with your kids about online safety.

Protect Yourself from Online Fraud this Tax Season

Tax season is prime time for cyber crime. As millions of Americans file their taxes online, cyber criminals may look to steal your personal information and cash in on your tax refund. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is warning Americans that they have already seen a 400% surge in tax-related phishing and malware incidents this season.

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Cyber Safety

Being online exposes us to cyber criminals and others who commit identity theft, fraud, and harassment. Every time we connect to the Internet—at home, at school, at work, or on our mobile devices—we make decisions that affect our cybersecurity. Emerging cyber threats require engagement from the entire American community to create a safer cyber environment—from government and law enforcement to the private sector and, most importantly, members of the public.

Stop.Think.Connect. Law Enforcement Resources

As technology advances, so do the techniques cybercriminals use to gain access to our computer networks. Law enforcement officials have seen firsthand how digitalization has changed our communities.

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