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Hijacked Computer: What to do site description for Hijacked Computer: What to do
Can’t turn your computer on or off? Is it acting up, running slow, opening pages you didn't click, or displaying pop-ups constantly? This video provides some advice if you think your computer has been hacked. 
https://www.onguardonline.gov/media/video-0103-hijacked-computer-wh
at-do

 
Hacked Email: What to do site description for Hacked Email: What to do
Are your friends and family getting emails from you that you didn't send? Or maybe you want to check your email, but you can't log in? This video offers tips for what to do if your email has been hacked - and how to prevent it from happening again. 
https://www.onguardonline.gov/media/video-0104-hacked-email-what-do

 
Computer Security site description for Computer Security
There’s a lot you can do to protect yourself and your computer from scammers, hackers, and identity thieves. Start by keeping your computer software up-to-date. (site) 
https://www.onguardonline.gov/media/video-0081-computer-security

 
Public Wi-Fi Networks site description for Public Wi-Fi Networks
"Wi-Fi hotspots — like the ones in coffee shops, airports, and hotels — are convenient, but they often aren’t secure. Use these tips to help protect your personal information." (site) 
https://www.onguardonline.gov/media/video-0080-public-wi-fi-network
s

 
Protect Your Computer from Malware site description for Protect Your Computer from Malware
Malware is short for “malicious software." It includes viruses and spyware that get installed on your computer or mobile device without your consent. Learn more about how to avoid, detect, and get rid of malware. (site) 
https://www.onguardonline.gov/media/video-0056-protect-your-compute
r-malware

 
Sharing Information: A Day in Your Life site description for Sharing Information: A Day in Your Life
Every day, you share information about yourself with businesses and other interested parties. You might not realize just how often it happens; this video gives some examples of when information is shared. 
https://www.onguardonline.gov/media/video-0022-sharing-information-
day-your-life

 
The Case of The Cyber Criminal site description for The Case of The Cyber Criminal
Cyber criminals are out to get your personal information - do you know how to stop them? 
https://www.onguardonline.gov/media/game-0013-case-cyber-criminal

 
NetSmartz: 6 Degrees of Information site description for NetSmartz: 6 Degrees of Information
Five teens find out how much information an Internet researcher is able to find out about them online. 
http://www.nsteens.org/Videos/6DegreesOfInformation

 
Heads Up! Stop. Think. Click site description for Heads Up! Stop. Think. Click
Here's a reminder that before we post online, download a game or buy something, we should take a second to stop and think before we click. Just using our heads... 
https://www.onguardonline.gov/media/video-0002-heads-stop-think-cli
ck

 
Share with Care site description for Share with Care
Check out this video; it's a great reminder that the things we post online could have an impact on people in the real world. 
https://www.onguardonline.gov/media/video-0004-share-care

 
MediaSmarts: Click if You Agree site description for MediaSmarts: Click if You Agree
Click if You Agree is a game that helps you develop the skills and confidence to read privacy policies and terms of use instead of just clicking on the “I agree” button. There are four scenarios to read through, choosing the most relevant parts of the policies. 
http://mediasmarts.ca/sites/mediasmarts/files/games/click-if-you-ag
ree/index.html

 
Mission: Laptop Security site description for Mission: Laptop Security
You're on a special mission, Agent Smith. Can you collect the laptop and keep it (and the information) safe? 
https://www.onguardonline.gov/media/game-0008-mission-laptop-securi
ty

 
Invasion of the wireless Hackers site description for Invasion of the wireless Hackers
What steps do you need to take to protect your wireless network and your personal information from hackers? 
https://www.onguardonline.gov/media/game-0006-invasion-wireless-hac
kers

 
ID Theft Face-Off site description for ID Theft Face-Off
Someone has stolen your identity. Answer all of the questions properly to re-build your identity. Please note that some of the questions are relevant to Americans only. 
https://www.onguardonline.gov/media/game-0005-id-theft-faceoff

 
Beware of Spyware site description for Beware of Spyware
Take this quiz to find out if you are smart enough to avoid letting spyware take a look at your computer and personal information. 
https://www.onguardonline.gov/media/game-0002-beware-spyware

 
Can You Keep it Private? site description for Can You Keep it Private?
This NS Teens quiz asks some important questions about passwords and what you post online. 
http://www.nsteens.org/Quizzes/CanYouKeepItPrivate

 
My Privacy Quiz site description for My Privacy Quiz
How well do you know your privacy rights? Take the quiz! This online activity is from the Privacy Commission of Canada. 
https://www.priv.gc.ca/youth-jeunes/quiz/index_e.asp

 
Google's Good To Know site description for Google's Good To Know
This resource, provided by Google, has several different sections designed to help people understand online privacy. You can learn about how to stay safe and protect and manage your online data. Be sure to check out the jargon buster for simple explanations of technical terms. 
http://www.google.com/intl/jaen/goodtoknow/

 
NetSmartz: Two Kinds of Stupid site description for NetSmartz: Two Kinds of Stupid
What happens when Eduardo posts some party pictures on his social media? This video takes a look at some of the consequences in terms of online and school reputation. 
http://www.nsteens.org/Videos/TwoKindsOfStupid

 
NetSmartz: Tad's Profile Panic site description for NetSmartz: Tad's Profile Panic
Check out this NSTeens PacMan-style game about keeping your personal information private. 
http://www.nsteens.org/Games/ProfilePanic

 
Digital Tattoo: Quizzes site description for Digital Tattoo: Quizzes
Take these five quizzes from the Digital Tattoo project at UBC. Protect, Connect, Learn, Work, Publish. The quizzes address many issues in the digital world including online presence, copyright and citation. 
http://digitaltattoo.ubc.ca/activities/

 
Social Smarts: Privacy, the Internet and You site description for Social Smarts: Privacy, the Internet and You
This graphic novel follows a couple of teenagers as they start at a new school. They quickly learn more about how social media works and how to think critically about their online activities. 
http://www.priv.gc.ca/youth-jeunes/fs-fi/res/gn_e.pdf

 
How Cyber-savvy are you? site description for How Cyber-savvy are you?
This interactive quiz tests your understanding of the cyber security risks that you face in everyday online tasks and communications. 
http://mediasmarts.ca/sites/default/files/games/cyber-security-quiz
/index_en.html

 
TextED.ca site description for TextED.ca
This site is designed to help teens develop safe and respectful texting practices. Features include an accronictionary (a guide to text abbreviations), textual relations 101, games and quizzes (in the Xtras section). 
http://www.texted.ca/app/en/

 
Commoncraft: Social Networking in Plain English site description for Commoncraft: Social Networking in Plain English
Watch this creative video about social networking. Be sure to check out the related topics on the right side: twitter, blogs and wikis. 
http://www.commoncraft.com/video-social-networking

 
Netsmartz: Your Photo Fate site description for Netsmartz: Your Photo Fate
Once you send a photo online, it's out of your hands. Watch the video to discover why. 
http://www.netsmartz.org/RealLifeStories/YourPhotoFate

 
Netsmartz: Survivor Diaries site description for Netsmartz:  Survivor Diaries
Online victimization can happen to boys too. In these videos, you will hear about two young men and their stories. 
http://www.netsmartz.org/RealLifeStories/SurvivorDiaries

 
Netsmartz: Julie's Journey Video site description for Netsmartz: Julie's Journey Video
Julie talks about the three weeks she travelled with a friend whom she met online, who turned out to be a convicted murderer. 
http://www.netsmartz.org/RealLifeStories/JuliesJourney

 
SonicWALL Phishing IQ Test site description for SonicWALL Phishing IQ Test
How can you tell if an email is legitimate? Take this short quiz to see if you can detect the phishing attempts. Once you are finished, you can review the results and find all of the key indicators. 
http://www.sonicwall.com/furl/phishing/

 
Post-to-be Private site description for Post-to-be Private
Who's on your Friends list? Here's a short video and tips for social networking. 
http://www.nsteens.org/Videos/Post-to-bePrivate

 
Think Before you Upload! site description for Think Before you Upload!
This short video from the Asia Pacific Privacy organization (of which Canada is a member) shows some scenarios when it's best to think first. The video highlights the possible risks for young people of using online technologies such as social networking and gaming sites.  
http://www.pcpd.org.hk/english/images/frontpopup/animation_e.swf
Displaying 31 Great Resources