Protection of one’s online identity

What are cookies?

Cookies are small files which are stored on a user's computer. They are designed to hold a small amount of data, specific to a particular client and website, and can be accessed either by the web server or the client computer. This allows the server to deliver a webpage tailored to a particular user, or the webpage itself can contain some script which is aware of the data in the cookie and so is able to carry information from one visit to the website (or related site) to the next.

Opening a social media account

You should check the minimum age requirement of the particular social media platform you want to open an account with. You might think it's a good idea to open an account, but it can get you in all sorts of troubles, particularly when yu are faced with unwanted interactions with strangers who don’t exactly think of things that are in your best interest.