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From Public Safety Canada
There are lots of great ways to spend time online. Unfortunately, there are also risks you should try to avoid. Learn what you should be looking out for.
How to stay safe
Without the Internet, a lot of great things wouldn’t exist — from social media to games to sharing pictures with friends. But there are also pictures, videos, and people on the Internet that could put you in a dangerous situation.
Below you’ll learn more about some of these dangers online, how to avoid them, and what to do if you get into an uncomfortable situation.
If something has happened to you, tell your parents or another adult you trust — even if you feel like you have made a mistake. You shouldn’t feel ashamed.
Info tailored for you
Depending on how old you are, there may be different things you’re doing online that could put you at risk. Learn what you should look out for.
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