Microsoft spotlight on online safety

Microsoft has released several free tools and resources to
help individuals and their families increase their safety and privacy online.

Here are a few of those tools and resources:

  • Free
    Internet safety calendar
    .
    Download a free Internet Explorer add-on that
    offers online safety tips for you and your family.
  • Free online safety ebook.
    Download this free book to help teenagers navigate the Internet more safely.
    You can download the whole book or selected chapters.
  • Research on
    parents and social networking safety.
     Research commissioned by Microsoft shows that parents are very engaged with their children’s social networking activities but might not be taking
    advantage of available tools that can help them.

 

 

About the Author
Eve Blakemore

Group Manager, Trustworthy Computing

Eve Blakemore is a Group Manager for Trustworthy Computing who delivers consumer guidance around the latest trends in security and privacy. Eve joined Microsoft in 1998 and has worked in corporate and field roles with Microsoft Learning, US Public Sector, Read more »