How To Stay Safe Online

Online Safety Basics

Learn how to protect yourself, your family and devices with these tips and resources.

COVID-19 Security Resource Library

A compilation of tips and recommendations from NCSA and partners on ways to stay safe online, as well as how to avoid cyber threats and scams during this pandemic.

Responding to Identity Theft, Fraud and Cybercrime

If you're the victim of cybercrime, you need to know what to do and respond quickly.

Securing Key Accounts and Devices

Learn how to secure your accounts with better passphrases and strong authentication.

Managing Your Privacy

These privacy tips can help you, your family and friends be privacy-savvy and stay safer online.

Check Your Privacy Settings

Use these direct links to update your privacy settings on popular devices and online services.

Free Online Security Checkups and Tools

Many cybersecurity vendors offer free security checks for your devices.

Related Links

Helpful links from the National Cyber Security Alliance's sponsors, partners and friends to help you and your friends and family be safer and more secure online.