Sep 13, 2019

How to stay safe on social media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and more

By | September 13th, 2019|Ask The Experts, Kids and Security, Miscellaneous, Security Awareness 101, Security Awareness Fails, Tips and Tricks|

In case you haven’t offered up enough of your personal information to Facebook, the social media giant recently announced a new tool for data mining: Facebook Dating.  It’s the latest from a company that is admittedly useful as a means of communication, but disappointingly useless as a protector against privacy [...]

Aug 28, 2019

Internet Safety for Kids, Teens, and College Students

By | August 28th, 2019|Ask The Experts, Free Stuff, Kids and Security, Security Awareness 101, Tips and Tricks|

Last week, we received an email from Dean Chester of CoolTechZone.com. He’d come across our 2018 guide to Internet Safety Month resources, and thought SAC might be interested in his new Full Guide to Internet Safety for Teens, Kids, and Students. That got us nostalgic about our content for kids, [...]

Jul 25, 2019

What can ‘Ralph Breaks The Internet’ teach us about Security Awareness?

By | July 25th, 2019|Kids and Security, Security & Pop Culture|

I am a little behind, but I just watched Disney’s Ralph Breaks the Internet (the sequel to Wreck-It Ralph) and loved it. Now, I know that animated children’s movies aren’t necessarily everyone’s thing, but hear me out on this one: the main point of the movie is acknowledging your insecurities [...]

Jun 20, 2019

Summer of Security 2019

By | June 20th, 2019|Ask The Experts, Free Stuff, Kids and Security|

Ask anyone that has ever participated in community camping trips and other excursions, they’ll happily explain the fundamental value those experiences provide to adults and kids alike. That’s why our third installment of the Summer of Security takes on a camping and scouting theme. We don’t need to worry about [...]

Mar 14, 2019

5 Traits of Security Aware Parents

By | March 14th, 2019|Ask The Experts, Kids and Security, Security Awareness 101|

There are many traits parents wish to pass along to their kids, such as honesty and kindness. But what about security awareness? Our young, digital citizens live in a connected world that hosts everything from gaming to school work. More than ever, they need guidance to help them avoid the [...]

Aug 28, 2018

The Devastating Psychological Effects of Cyber Bullying

By | August 28th, 2018|Ask The Experts, Guest Post, Kids and Security|

Adolescence is an uncertain time for most kids. They are stepping out and becoming more independent. They are gaining a sense of who they are, and where they may be going in life. It is during this crucial time in a child’s development that many of them experience cyberbullying.   [...]

Jul 29, 2018

How to “Smartphone” Responsibly

By | July 29th, 2018|Kids and Security, Tips and Tricks|

With great power comes great responsibility, and our smartphones have a lot of power! These days we rely on our phones for communication, transportation, payment, and so much more. It’s hard for many of us to imagine life without a phone in hand. What should you do (and NOT do) [...]

Jun 30, 2018

Social Media Day Infographic

By | June 30th, 2018|Free Stuff, Kids and Security, Security & Pop Culture, Tips and Tricks|

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Jun 19, 2018

Internet Safety Month Resources

By | June 19th, 2018|Kids and Security, Security Awareness 101, Security Awareness Programs|

June is National Internet Safety Month! How have you been celebrating? We recommend re-evaluating your technology, updating passwords, cleaning up your files, and spreading cyber awareness to your community! National Internet Safety Month is in it’s last two weeks. But just because it’s winding down doesn’t mean you can let [...]

Jun 14, 2018

How to Prevent Cyberbullying

By | June 14th, 2018|Ask The Experts, Kids and Security, Tips and Tricks|

Cyberbullying presents a tough challenge for parents and kids alike. Young people spend a lot of time on social media sites and various chat apps, both of which offer common ground for cyberbullies. Unlike physical bullying, it’s difficult for parents to identify when their child might be a victim, especially [...]

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