The Internet has drastically changed the way people interact with the world. While computer interconnectivity has produced enormous benefits, it has also enabled criminal activity such as Internet fraud, identity theft, and terrorism. Children and adolescents may be particularly vulnerable to cybercrimes such as child exploitation, exposure to inappropriate materials, and cyberbullying, and should be educated about Web safety. Efforts to address cybercrime include activities associated with protecting networks and information, detecting criminal activity, investigating crime, and prosecuting criminals.
The following resources are provided to help bring greater awareness to issues related to Web safety.