04 Sep Internet Safety Tip for Parents: Filter Website Access
Did you know? Most at-home computer security software offers a “family friendly” feature allowing parents to restrict access to and from countless websites. Often time’s hackers and internet predators develop Pop-ups attractive to young children that once clicked lay tracks and recording bugs granting them access to view all internet surfing including confidential online transactions and email exchanges. Danger can also be masked as fraudulent online contests geared towards young children requesting personal information to enter to win game consoles and other electronics.
By applying filters to your child’s access you are minimizing the chances of inappropriate exposure while they surf the web. Review your computer security software manual to learn how to manage your parental controls.