Do you know a teen who is on the Internet? Microsoft just released a free ebook for teens on Internet safety. Created in partnership with security expert and author, Linda McCarthy, "Own Your Space - Keep Yourself and Your Stuff Safe Online" is written for computer and Internet savvy "tweens" and teens.
A number of blogs have picked up on the book, with largely positive reviews:
“It's difficult to write books for teenagers that don't fall into the "trying too hard to be cool" trap, but Microsoft has done an admirable job.”-- Life Hacker
“Does a surprisingly good job of educating without patronizing.”-- bit-tech
“It's exactly the kind of thing I've been wishing I could pass out to customers for a decade.” -- Download Squad
To download the entire book or chapter by chapter go to Own Your Space--Keep Yourself and Your Stuff Safe Online" Digital Book for Teens.
-- David Burt, CISSP, CIPP