Category «Crime Security»

Internet Risk vs Benefits

internet

Parents of young children believe ‘risks of the internet outweigh the benefits’ The majority of parents of young children (under eight) surveyed in a Webwise parenting report in relation to internet use do not believe the benefits of the internet for their children outweigh the risks. While almost three quarters of parents of children under …

Social Media Threats [Video]

Threats

TOP 9 SOCIAL MEDIA THREATS If 2014 is any indicator, security teams are in for a busy 2015. Attacks are only getting bigger and badder, in terms of scale, volume and method. Enterprises find themselves facing off against brand new attack vectors: most daunting among them — social media. Attackers exploit the virality and trusted …

Sexting Law Not Implemented

Sexting

New law to stop adults sexting children not being enforced NSPCC says there is no start date for bringing legislation into force in England and Wales Sexting and other online communications were made a criminal act in the Serious Crime Act (2015) Jessica Elgot Tough new laws that make it a criminal offence for an …

What is Pharming?

Pharming

What is Pharming and how can you prevent it? When we look around we are amazed at the speed with which the world is changing. Online fraud techniques such as Pharming and other cyber crime attacks are at all time high. To overcome such challenges, we need to at least have some basic understanding of …

Sexting Sextortion Porn [Video]

Sexting

WARNING: Some content may be offensive to some readers Sexting Sextortion Porn [Video] News and Events Let Us Get Serious About Sexting; It Only Takes One, Just One, Sexting Message to Unleash the Dangers of Sexting Children as young as 10 years old are sending sexually-explicit images to friends Rohan Smith THE bar keeps getting …

Internet Sex Crimes

Sex Crimes

Internet Sex Crimes + Laws, Charges & Statute of Limitations By Editor The Internet is the latest frontier for law enforcement officials. The majority of Internet sex crimes involve people who are underage, dealing in videos of child pornography, or using the Internet to set up sexual contacts with children. Approximately 2,500 people are arrested every …

Connecting New Users [Video]

Connecting

Connecting New Users – Internet Safety First I am all for Connecting New Users, i.e. the World as long as we also Communicate the Risks and Dangers Associated with Internet Connectivity to our Children, Families, Other Users and Online Businesses Internet Crime: Security Threats, Scams, Fraud Ransomware, DDoS Attacks Keeping Your Children Safe Online Children Family, …

Children Risks Online [Video]

Children

Children Risks Online [Video] News and Events Keeping Kids Safe on the Internet: Online Risks and Threats By Natalie Walker Whitlock and Marilyn Martinez With three-fourths of U.S. homes wired for online service and thousands more schools and libraries connected, the majority of children today have access to the Internet. Large numbers of these children …

Cybercrime Cost $450 Billion

CyberCrime

Cybercrime costs the global economy $450 billion: CEO Luke Graham Less than half of the businesses in the U.S., U.K. and Germany are prepared to deal with cyber-attacks, a new report from specialist insurer Hiscox reveals. The Hiscox Cyber Readiness Report 2017, published Tuesday, surveyed 3,000 companies across the three countries to assess their readiness …

Think Internet Safety First [Video]

Safety

Your child’s online activity is your business | Editorial THE internet allows us to access infinite information from anywhere, anytime. But for all its draw cards, there lies a dark reality. The internet can be a dangerous place for anyone – but particularly for children who can be impressionable, naive and vulnerable players navigating their way through the cyber …