Online safety and security is the knowledge at maximizing the users personal safety and security risks to private information and property associated with using the Internet and the self-protection from the computer crime in general. It’s objective is to establish rules and measures to use against attacks over the Internet. It is one of the biggest concerns on individuals nowadays including parents, students, or even normal people employed or not. Commonly, several concerns involve malicious users (spam, phishing, cyber bullying, cyber stalking and etc.). There are also crimes that includes stalking, identify theft and more.
There is also a term we called as “Online Etiquette and ethics”. Its objective is to make online communication comfortable, give protection on a person’s private information, and establish awareness of the limits of the freedom of expression on the internet.
Being aware gives protection among all of us. Some tips on ensuring security on the Internet are checking your website safely, securing your password by choosing strong varied ones and etc.
The Internet offers numerous opportunities by means of communication, exploration, and even for entertainment. So to make the use of it, you must consider first your safety and security.