When we are online you can easily share personal information with other people but you need to be careful. You need to watch out for spam emails and protect your private information.
Which of these is classed as personal information?
Date of birth
What can you do to get less spam?
Always tick the 'don't pass on my details' box when filling forms in.
Change your email address every six months.
Never give your email address to anyone.
What might someone do if they steal your identity?
Earn lots of money and leave it in your bank account.
Try to give you all the credit for their hard work.
Try to access your bank account or set up a loan in your name.
Why should you be careful when using file sharing sites?
You might be downloading malware.
The person sharing the file can see your name and address.
The person sharing the file will send you a bill.
Someone has told you three reasons why you shouldn't let your mobile phone post your location on social networking sites. Which one is true?
Your parents will be able to track where you've been and guess what you've been up to.
The local shopping centre will notice you're there so often that they will offer you a job.
Someone might go to your house while you're out and burgle it.
What term describes the act of winding someone up online?
What should you do if you want to meet someone you only know online?
Meet somewhere quiet, so you can get to know each other.
Take an adult with you and meet in a public space.
Don't tell anyone because that would be embarrassing.
What software can you use to avoid getting viruses?
Disk Cleanup software
Which of these statements is true?
It is illegal to download from file-sharing sites.
It is free and legal to download anything you find online.
It is legal to use file sharing sites, but not if you're downloading the latest blockbuster or best-selling album.
What name would you give to an email attachment that may harm your computer?