Internet safety

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

NCA Cartoon

Cartoon warns children about grooming

Cartoon warns children about grooming

A short series of animations designed to inform children about the dangers lurking online has been launched by the National Crime Agency.

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Over 100,000 web pages containing child abuse images removed from the internet 2018

Over 100,000 web pages containing child abuse images removed from the internet in 2018

Over 100,000 web pages containing child abuse images removed in 2018

The Internet Watch Foundation trains staff to view and remove child abuse imagery from the internet, and successfully removed over 100,000 web pages last years

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

‘Digital passports’ to protect children from online porn are ‘long overdue”, says CEO of Get Safe Online

‘Digital passports’ to protect children from online porn are ‘long overdue', says CEO of Get Safe Online

‘Digital passports’ to protect children from porn are ‘long overdue', says CEO

The Chief Executive of Get Safe Online, Tony Neate has said that “digital passports” for children to protect them from online porn, is a “measure that is long overdue”.

Monday, September 3, 2018

Monday, September 3, 2018

80,000 people pose a sexual threat to children online, Sajid Javid will warn

80,000 people pose a sexual threat to children online, Sajid Javid will warn

80,000 people pose a sexual threat to children online, Sajid Javid will warn

At least 80,000 people in the UK pose a sexual threat to children online, the Home Secretary is set to reveal.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

A quarter of children have been contacted by someone they don't know online

NSPCC finds children are being contacted by people they don't know online

NSPCC finds children are being contacted by people they don't know online

The NSPCC's new research shows that 1 in 4 children is at risk on social media platforms, and they're calling on the government to step in

Friday, October 27, 2017

Friday, October 27, 2017

The initiative is intended to demonstrate that anyone can be hacked

Internet police train 'Scammer Nanas' to hack their grandkids

London police train 'Scammer Nanas' to hack their grandkids

New initiative from Get Safe Online has converted a group of silver surfers into a crack team of internet ninjas