Protect yourself and your family from online threats and consumer scams. Use these resources to prevent problems in the virtual world and in the marketplace. If you do become a victim there are agencies listed here that you can contact to get help.
Find full-text articles from major computer magazines on topics like malware and Facebook security. Don't forget to visit your favorite computer magazine's website to find reviews of Internet security software too.
Checking your credit report is an essential part of identity theft prevention. The Office of the Florida Attorney General states that this website is the only official free credit report site on the Web.
Use password security testers to test your password skills. Practice until you can learn how to make a strong password. You might also enjoy the password meter website which can tell you which parts of a password are weak.
Online safety is in the news often, you can browse popular newspapers and magazines to read current articles and those from the past. A helpful key indicates if the article is easy or a more difficult reading level.
Search for blogs and blog postings about online safety. Technorati is a search engine that searches blogs. You can search for blogs with content on specific (or general) security issues and Technorati will rank them by their authority.
Lookout Security & Antivirus is a free antivirus and antispyware app for Android and iOS devices. You can also track a stolen or lost device and lock it or wipe it remotely. Google Play | iTunes | Website
Mobile Security & Antivirus
Mobile Security & Antivirus by Avast Software is a free antivirus and antispyware app for Android. It also has features for locating and wiping lost or stolen phones. Google Play | Website