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A community blog written by students that talks about cyber ethics from the lens of youth through their experiences with popular media and real life.

Netflix Docuseries “Web of Lies: Death by SWAT” Discussion Questions

2023-01-09T14:39:44+00:00January 24, 2023|Blog|

By Ellie Halpert The first episode of Netflix’s Docuseries, “Web of Make Believe: Death, Lies, and the Internet,” discusses the unexpected dangers that come with online gaming. Gaming culture is incredibly aggressive and gamers say harsh, cruel things to strangers, or even their friends. In the online gaming community, [...]

Text Phishing

2023-01-09T14:39:31+00:00January 12, 2023|Blog|

By Megan Farnam These days scammers have advanced from the boring outdated email phishing to the young, hip, contemporary text message phishing. “Congrats! You have won the monthly giveaway! Click here to claim your prize” “We are attempting to deliver your packages and are unable to locate your address. [...]

How many cases of sextortion are there within a year? How can I avoid it?

2021-08-17T15:09:32+00:00September 6, 2022|Blog|

What is Sextortion? Sextortion is a form of sexual exploitation. It is basically blackmailing someone with the threat to expose sexual images in order to make a person do something. FBI.gov explains that, “Sextortion begins when a predator reaches out to a young person over a game, app, or social [...]

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