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  1. Press: Cómo atrapar a un cibercriminal: los desafíos de los ‘detectives’ digitales
    Quienes roban bancos y escapan en camionetas con placas falsas usan máscara. Los secuestradores envían cartas con pedidos de rescate hechas con recortes de periódicos para que no puedan descifrar su letra. Los asaltantes de casas buscan… | May 15, 2017
  2. English: Savvy Online Shopping seminar lesson plan and class activities
    This packet, only available as a PDF file, provides guidance for community educators. It contains a detailed curriculum and classroom activities. | Feb 22, 2017
  3. English: Savvy online shopping: Tips for trouble-free transactions
    Online shopping offers all sorts of benefits, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t without potential risks. This publication explains how to reduce hassles by protecting your personal information, making wise choices about where you shop… | Feb 01, 2017
  4. Press: Piratas informáticos asumen control de cuenta de Netflix en Twitter
    Una de las cuentas de Netflix en Twitter fue hackeada el miércoles por un grupo que se autodenomina "OurMine"... | Dec 20, 2016
  5. Press: Más y mejor seguridad para poder vivir en un mundo del internet de las cosas
    La visión del llamado internet de las cosas —darle a todo tipo de cosas físicas una transformación digital— ha estado adelantada a la realidad por años, pero esa brecha se está cerrando rápidamente. Hoy en… | Oct 21, 2016
  6. Series: National Cyber Security Awareness Month - October 2016
    National Cyber Security Awareness Month—observed every October—was created as a collaborative effort between government, advocates and industry to ensure every American has the resources they need to stay safer and more secure online. In honor… | Oct 10, 2016
  7. Outreach: Bilingual activity for workshops on online privacy
    This classroom activity can be reproduced freely for educational purposes | Feb 24, 2016
  8. Press: Hackers se enfocan ahora en el sector salud dicen expertos
    El sector salud se ha vuelto el blanco favorito de los hackers en meses recientes, de acuerdo con investigadores en Symantec, una importante empresa de seguridad informática que señala que también ha habido importantes… | Apr 14, 2015
  9. Press: El ‘ransomware’, una plaga que crece en la internet
    El número de ransomwares, programas informáticos maliciosos que toman el control de computadoras, tabletas y teléfonos inteligentes y reclaman luego dinero al usuario, aumentó un 113% en el mundo en el 2014, según el… | Apr 14, 2015
  10. Press: El nuevo blanco de los hackers: los anuncios en línea
    Los piratas informáticos explotan cada vez más un punto débil poco discutido en la seguridad de Internet: la red bizantina de productores y vendedores de publicidad que dirigen los avisos en línea según los… | Feb 02, 2014
  11. Press: Sitio de Angry Birds atacado por ciberpiratas
    La empresa creadora del popular videojuego Angry Birds, Rovio Entertainment Ltd., dijo que su sitio de internet fue atacado por ciberpiratas el miércoles, dos días después de que surgieran reportes de que los datos… | Jan 29, 2014
  12. Press: Yahoo issues transparency report amid reports of NSA code cracking
    Yahoo has released its first ever transparency report, shedding some light on the number of government data requests it receives. The report comes amid damaging disclosures that the National Security Agency can crack… | Sep 07, 2013
  13. Press: U.S. said to be target of massive cyber-espionage campaign
    A new intelligence assessment has concluded that the United States is the target of a massive, sustained cyber-espionage campaign that is threatening the country’s economic competitiveness, according to individuals familiar with the report. | Feb 11, 2013
  14. Press: The line between ‘aggressive’ and ‘evil’
    “Don’t Be Evil,” the founders of Google, Larry Page and Sergey Brin, proclaimed in their 2004 “Owner’s Manual” for prospective investors in the company. Despite widespread cynicism, criticism and even mockery, the company has… | Jan 05, 2013
  15. Press: Facebook post on drunk driving lands teen in hot water
    An Oregon teen who posted a little too much information on Facebook found himself in hot water with the police after two of his friends on the site reported his activities to local authorities. | Jan 05, 2013
  16. Press: 10 ways to protect your businesses cybersecurity in 2013
    Business owners aren't the only ones preparing plans for a prosperous new year. "Just like legitimate businesses, fraudsters are planning ahead for 2013," said James Gifas, head of RBS Citizens Treasury Solutions. "During,… | Dec 17, 2012
  17. Helpdesk: Protecting your online accounts
    Change your username and password several times per year. Never use variations of your name, children's names, pet's name, birth date, address, etc. that might be guessed by criminals. Examine your bank's website home page… | Jan 23, 2012
  18. Links: Stopbadware
    Badware is defined by Stopbadware.org as software that fundamentally disregards a user’s choice about how his or her computer or network connection will be used. StopBadware works in three areas—data & trends, community, and advocacy.… | Feb 10, 2011
  19. Links: Enough is Enough
    Enough Is Enough (EIE), a non-partisan, 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, was started in 1994 to make the Internet safer for children and families. EIE tackles the issues of online pornography, child pornography, child stalking and sexual… | Jun 19, 2008
  20. Links: Internet Keep Safe Coalition
    The Internet Keep Safe Coalition (iKeepSafe), established in 2005, is a 501(c)3 nonprofit international alliance of more than 100 policy leaders, educators, law enforcement members, technology experts, public health experts and advocates working together for… | Jun 19, 2008
  21. Links: Family Online Safety Institute
    The Family Online Safety Institute is an international, non-profit membership organization dedicated to working to develop a safer Internet. There are four pillars to the work of the institute; events, public policy, technology and education.… | Jun 19, 2008
 

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