How to protect your children on the Internet: a roadmap for by Gregory S. Smith

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By Gregory S. Smith

Mom and dad and lecturers are usually ill-equipped to house the diversity of units and functions resembling e-mail, immediate messaging, shopping, blogs, cellphones, and private electronic assistant units (PDAs) which could facilitate the hazards lurking on-line. tips on how to safeguard your kids on the web bargains a complete review of the ways that early life use such applied sciences and exposes the hazards they symbolize. even as, it presents a roadmap that may let mom and dad and academics to develop into extra engaged in kid's on-line actions, arming them with ideas and how you can support defend their youngsters. Smith underscores his arguments via chilling, real-life tales, revealing methods everyone is utilizing to lie to and to hide their actions on-line. choked with useful suggestion and proposals, his booklet is integral to somebody who makes use of the net and similar applied sciences, and particularly to these charged with retaining teenagers secure.

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In contrast, applications typically written for the typical PC running Microsoft Windows requires a specific version of the Windows operating system or Internet browser to run properly. Why it’s important: Java applications are here to stay, and more software developers are writing in Java to allow their applications to run on any computing platform, including the Macintosh, Windows PC, Unix, PDA, cell phone operating system platforms, and more. The BlackBerry device includes a Java runtime client application that enables running Java applications on the PDA itself.

Read up on the administrator account and privileges. This account or accounts with administrator privileges has the ability to manage the computer’s operating system, all accounts, and passwords. • Take inventory of all computers in your home and write down the user IDs and passwords for each person that have access to the Internet. • Take an inventory of the computer programs and version numbers used in your home, including email, Web browsers, instant messaging tools, voice-over-Internet systems, anti-virus, anti-spam, and Internet filtering/ monitoring software.

In my professional work, I never set a policy that can’t be enforced with technology. I apply this to protecting my children as well and it works. TCP/IP: TCP/IP stands for Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol. In a nutshell, these are the software and networking protocols that allow computers to talk to one another via local area networks or over the Internet. Most computers come already loaded with a TCP/IP software stack so that they can plug into computer networks and the Internet.

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