internet safety

What the Tech? Your Facebook Information May Be Posted on a Hacker Forum

A 2+-year-old data breach of Facebook information is back in the news and in terms of data breaches, this one is pretty bad. The Facebook information was taken by hackers two years ago and includes phone numbers, names, birthdates, gender, Facebook ID, and location of over 32 million Facebook users in the United States alone. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s information…

What the Tech? How Misspelling Website Names Can Expose Your Children to Danger

The pandemic has been a difficult time for all of us but for sex predators, it’s opened a big opportunity to lure children into a dark online world. The National Centers for Missing and Exploited Children released its statistics from reports of online child sex exploitation and the results are a staggering and frightening reminder that children are not safe…

What the Tech? More Children Exploited Online During Pandemic

We’ve all been spending more time in front of screens in the past year. Our kids have too. Many times teens and pre-teens are on their devices in their bedrooms, silently connecting with friends and strangers online. National Centers for Missing and Exploited Children spokesperson Callahan Walsh said sex predators have been spending more time online too, looking for children….

Internet Safety Tips For Parents

As law enforcement is cracking down on internet predators they say they need parents to do more to keep their kids safe on the web. Tuesday afternoon, Lieutenant Brooke Walker with the Internet Crimes Against Children task force shared eye opening statistics and tips on how parents can help keep their children protected against internet predators. Walker pleads that “parents have got…