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  • 1. How to keep your adultchildren safe on the Internetand still give them their space Kathy Schrock kathy@kathyschrock.net
  • 2. Itinerary• Overview of concerns• Up to speed• Practical ideas to help• Monitoring• Support links• Questions and comments
  • 3. Overview of concerns• Revealing too much personal information• Sharing passwords and other information• Bullying• Social relationships online• Meeting up in person• Scammers and phishing
  • 4. Some other concerns• The discernment skills to be able to determine whether or not to friend someone• Knowledge and skills to get out of a sticky situation• Being able to interpret the rules and expectations
  • 5. Get yourself up to speed
  • 6. Get yourself up to speed• Sign up for a Facebook account• Start using Twitter• Get a Google+ account• Practice online chat with others
  • 7. FacebookUpper right-hand cornerUnder the arrow
  • 8. FB privacy settings
  • 9. FB privacy settings:
  • 10. Twitter• Cross between IM and text messaging• 140 characters• Posts are public unless you set them otherwise• Private conversations are possible
  • 11. What others see
  • 12. What I see
  • 13. Twitter settings
  • 14. Google+
  • 15. Google+ Hangouts
  • 16. Chat/Instant Messaging
  • 17. Aggregate chat/IM accounts• Talk.to• Digsby.com• Apple Messages• chat.zoho.com
  • 18. Phishing
  • 19. Phishing quiz 1
  • 20. Phishing quiz 1 answe r
  • 21. Phishing quiz 2
  • 22. Phishing quiz answer 2
  • 23. Phishing tips• Phishing emails: don’t click on link• Pop-up screens: don’t use• Anti-virus and malware protection• Contact the real company
  • 24. Snopes.com
  • 25. Practical ideas
  • 26. Practical ideas: passwords• Passwords need to remain private• Passwords should be changed often• Use different passwords• Write down all the passwords together
  • 27. Practical ideas: checker friendHave your adult child make you their“checker friend”A checker friend is:• Someone you go to• Someone who will check on you• Someone who is your “friend”
  • 28. Practical ideas: privacy settings• Social networks often change their privacy setting options• Check privacy settings regularly
  • 29. Practical ideas: social time• Remind your adult child the Internet is just one part of their life• Set time limits on online time• Real world social interactions• Friends respect the time limit
  • 30. Practical ideas: just say no• Easy to “un-friend” or “un-follow” someone• Only friend those they know• It is fine to say “no”
  • 31. Practical ideas: look• Never click on an attachment from anyone or one you are not expecting• Have their “checker friend” look at a link before clicking on it
  • 32. Practical ideas: think• Never post an embarrassing or inappropriate picture• Never giving out personal information• Re-read everything before sharing
  • 33. Practical ideas: personal thingsHave a discussion with your adult child and talkabout things that should never be posted online - Banking information - Home or work address - Social Security number - Phone numbers - Medical or physical information - Anything someone can use against them
  • 34. 1. Talk only with friends. 2. Keep address, phone number, social security #, and banking information secret. 3. Talk to Mom/Dad when someone you do not know tries to talk to you.Final practical idea
  • 35. I Can Be Safe Online
  • 36. NSTeens
  • 37. Monitoring options
  • 38. Monitoring options• Be a friend or follower on social networks• iOS options• Computer options
  • 39. Setting iOS restrictions
  • 40. iWonder Surf
  • 41. iWonder Surf
  • 42. $6-$13 per monthStealth Genie
  • 43. Stealth Genie
  • 44. $70 per yearPeekTab
  • 45. Software solutions For Windows/Mac For Windows only Spector Pro $100 WebWatcher $100 For Windows only For iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad $29.95 K-9 Web Protection Free
  • 46. Links
  • 47. Links (clickable in PDF) PDF Version of this Presentation http://linkyy.com/esoSnopes Internet Rumors http://snopes.com Phishing Quiz http://linkyy.com/esh Handout to share with your child http://linkyy.com/esi I Can Be Safe Online http://linkyy.com/esj LD Online Internet Safety Articles http://linkyy.com/esk Online Safety for Teens with Intellectual Disabilities http://linkyy.com/esl Internet Safety for those with Asperger’s and Autism http://linkyy.com/esm FTC Identity Theft or Fraud Reporting http://linkyy.com/esnNSTeens Videos http://linkyy.com/esE Software Monitoring Solutions http://linkyy.com/parentguide
  • 48. Questions? Comments?
  • 49. Kathy Schrockkathy@kathyschrock.nethttp://kathyschrock.netTwitter: @kathyschrock