The Internet can seem like the wild west at times with viruses, spy-ware, fraudulent sites, identity theft and scams. Its important to stay protected and have some basic knowledge about threats and safe practices.
There is an informative and reliable site that gives you the facts and practical advice. Visit OnGuardonline.gov to find clear answers and tips to stay safe online.
In some cases your children may seem more computer savvy than you; there are some important things parents should know about safe behavior for children and teenagers online, especially on popular social networking sites.
This is a great site from the Federal Trade Commission, Social Networking Sites: A Parent’s Guide.