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Defend Your Children against Online Predators

Learn How to Keep Your Child from Falling Victim to Online Predators

Kids are fascinated by Internet and even more
exciting is the fact that they are extremely skilled when it comes to using a
computer. There is no funnier or easier instrument to make friends, play games or
exchange data both for school and entertainment purposes. Nonetheless,
children, parents and teachers should never overlook the dangers the great WWW poses:
online predators, cyber bullies and con artists, to name only a few.

Online predators should not be regarded as someone
else’s problem. “They can become your problem, too,” warns Catalin Cosoi,
Senior Researcher at BitDefender

About the author


A blend of teacher and technical journalist with a pinch of e-threat analysis, Loredana Botezatu writes mostly about malware and spam. She believes that most errors happen between the keyboard and the chair. Loredana has been writing about the IT world and e-security for well over five years and has made a personal goal out of educating computer users about the ins and outs of the cybercrime ecosystem.