A few tips to help ensure you stay safe on your soapbox.
Chatting online is fun, but do you know who you're actually talking to?
Stalking is serious, and can be dangerous. Know the risks.
How to differentiate between fake and real news
Online hate content can be upsetting, dangerous and possibly illegal
Great for staying in touch but like email, it carries risks.
Mobile banking is fast and convenient. Make sure you keep it safe too.
Any kind of abuse online can have serious effects on the victim
Extremists make widespread use of the internet to spread their ideologies and radicalise young people.
Don't share any more personal info than you have to.
It's especially important to be careful online when out and about
If you're looking for romance online, make sure you're doing it safely.
Take care when using video calling/meeting services.
Where you are defrauded via an approach from a text message
Clicking on links in unsolicited social media posts can spell danger
Never get into compromising situations in front of your webcam ... it could end up costing you dearly.
Setting up & using wireless connections with mobile devices and smartphones
Is your smart home connected safely?
Download the data that Facebook holds about you.