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Everyday we all read and hear stories about people who have done serious damage to themselves, to their future, or to others online. It’s almost impossible to keep track of these daily horror stories.

This avalanche of negative press we see, are the result of people doing what people have always done, except now it’s being done in front of the entire digital world.

Here at the Institute for Internet Safety, we are working tirelessly to help you safeguard and enhance your online identity.

The Institute for Internet Safety: Catching Mistakes Before Mistakes Catch You!

Online Privacy Daily News Feed

DuckDuckGo's email privacy service looks a lot like new features coming to iOS and iCloud. In this post, we look at their differences.
Google Drive is one of the most useful online tools that anyone who has internet access can ever have. Its standard storage comprises 15 gigabytes, and can increase up to ...
The suit claims the insurer collects and stores clients' retina scans, voiceprints, and face scans without their knowledge or consent.
Misconfiguration of Microsoft’s Power Apps portals exposed personal data related to 47 government entities and private companies including Microsoft ...
LEGO has launched a new story-style adventure to help families talk about online safety and privacy. Their Build & Talk series helps parents give conversation with kids about online topics and...
BUNGLING cops fearful of invading killer Jake Davison’s internet privacy had earlier urged people to report suspicious online behaviour. A Sun on Sunday probe found it is part of a “woke policing ...
Protect Your Online Privacy with a Year-Long VPN Subscription  TMZ
Guaranteed Online Privacy for Google Drive Accounts with the Top Free VPN  Digital Journal
Irish tech firm helps kids' voices be heard  CNN
Google Drive is one of the most useful online tools that anyone who has internet access can ever have. Its standard storage comprises 15 gigabytes, and can increase up to ...

Featured News Stories

At Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Me., admissions officers are still talking about the high school senior who attended a campus information session last year for prospective students. Throughout...
It's junior year and Ellie Likos is ready to start the college process. The first step: changing her name on Facebook. Since the explosion of social media just a few years ago, colleges across...
Facebook Will No Longer Protect Teens From Their Own Bad Judgment - Forbes
On Wednesday, Facebook announced a present for its teen users: the gift of greater publicity. Moving forward, Facebook’s many under-18 users will be able to kick their privacy to the curb just as...
Opinion Should parents be criminally liable for kids' cyberbullying - CNN.com
Two girls in Florida, 14 and 12, have been arrested and charged with aggravated stalking -- cyberbullying. They allegedly tormented a 12-year-old girl named Rebecca so relentlessly that last month...
The selfie syndrome Why teens use social media for validation and how parents can counteract it - TODAY.com
Young celebrities do it. So why are we surprised when a typical teen Instagram post goes something like this: Teen (girl or boy) posts a cool/pretty/pouty selfie. What follows is a watch to see how...
They share, like, everything. How they feel about a song, their maths homework, life (it sucks). Where they'll be next; who they're with now. Photos, of themselves and others, doing stuff they quite...