About Ben Halpert

Ben Halpert is the VP of Risk and Corporate Security at Ionic Security, Inc. and the founder of Savvy Cyber Kids. Learn more.

Generation Z Lives A Lonely Life Online: Where They Get The Validation They Need And It’s Never Enough

2018-11-16T20:13:19+00:00 December 14, 2018|Blog|

As reported by the Pew Research Center, smartphones are in the hands of nearly every teen in the United States; 95% of teens report they have a smartphone or access to one. Access encourages use and as a result, 45% of teens say they are online on a near-constant basis. [...]

Why You Shouldn’t Share Passwords (and When You Should)

2018-10-29T19:17:58+00:00 November 21, 2018|Blog|

While security tools will, no doubt, change in the weeks, months and years ahead, passwords will likely remain a part of healthy security hygiene. Password management is a personal grooming habit that you need to be sure to teach your kids. If they don’t learn basic password management skills from [...]

Looking for Parental Control and Security Tools?

2018-10-29T19:18:27+00:00 November 7, 2018|Blog|

From the Savvy Cyber Kids point-of-view we—parents, grandparents, educators and any adult who cares for a young person—have a responsibility to digitally parent and raise cyber aware kids. Their safety, if not their lives, depends on it. There is no one-stop shop set of rules for digitally parenting. Every family [...]