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Dangerous websites and people

For more information or advice visit:

www.childnet.com     or     www.thinkyouknow.co.uk

Information on dangerous people and websites:

 

Which ICTs have risks of danger?

Most ICTs have risks of danger. This doesn’t mean you shouldn’t use them but you should be aware of the risks and how to be safe from the potential dangers. Here is a list of some types of ICTs that have risks: social networking sites, sharing text/video/photos, online games, instant messaging sites, discussion boards, when researching online, and emails.

 

What are the risks?

There are lots of risks of using ICTS. Here is a list of some of the potential dangers:

- Websites containing harmful, explicit or inappropriate pictures and videos

- People aren’t always who they say they are online

- Being asked or pressured into a private chat area or doing things you don’t feel comfortable doing

- Being groomed online by sexual predators

 

 

 

How can I be safe online?

+ Never give out personal information

+ Make your parents aware of how you use the Internet

+ Remember you can just say NO!

Watch “A message from a senior digital leader”

Matthew  gives advice on how to stay safe whilst using social networking sites.