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Staying Safe Online for Students: Home

What is online safety and why it's important

Online safety is about maximising your security when using the internet to reduce the risks of criminals obtaining:

  • your money
  • your identity
  • your passwords or passphrases

Protect your personal and private information particularly when using online banking, social media, or whenever you are asked to submit information online.

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IBM: Tips for Staying Safe Online

IBM 2012, Social, Smart, Secure. Tips for Staying Safe Online, YouTube, viewed 24 April 2020. Copied and communicated under YouTube Standard License.

Australian Cyber Security Centre

Australian Cyber Security Centre 2019, EasyStep Actions, YouTube, viewed 24 April 2020. Copied and communicated under YouTube Standard License.

Australian Cyber Security Centre 2019, EasyStep Checklist, YouTube, viewed 24 April 2020. Copied and communicated under YouTube Standard License.

Library e-resources

Copied and communicated under LinkedIn Branding Guidelines.

This 55 minute LinkedIn Learning video explains Internet-based threats and the protection options built into most web browsers and email systems.

See this library guide on how to create a free LinkedIn Learning account.