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 [...]

Want to engage more with your grandchildren? Try Technology!

2018-10-15T16:09:24+00:00 October 21, 2018|Blog|

Have you heard? We are living in the ‘Digital Age.’ Got grandkids? Then you are grandparenting Digital Natives, young people born into a world that is, if not defined by technology, then certainly surrounded by technology in ever-evolving ways. This means, like it or not, you are a Digital Grandparent. [...]

Ben Halpert Featured in Cyberbullying Article in the Atlanta Jewish Times

2018-10-15T16:09:05+00:00 October 14, 2018|Blog|

Ben Halpert is a man on a mission: to educate and empower today’s digital citizens in the workplace, at schools and at home. By day, he is the VP of Risk and Corporate Security at Ionic Security Inc. bringing his global experience in Risk Management, Cyber Security, Physical  Security, Audit, [...]