Annual FBI Safe Online Surfing Challenge Invites Classrooms to Compete, Demonstrating Knowledge of Cyber Safety Concepts

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September 13, 2022 | Originally published by FBI on September 6, 2022

SACRAMENTO—With the traditional academic school year underway, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Sacramento Field Office announced the annual FBI Safe Online Surfing Challenge has officially launched.

FBI Safe Online Surfing is a free, always-online, educational website that offers vital cyber safety education and fosters better digital citizenship in a fun and engaging way. It does not require any software downloads or login information for access. The program, launched in 2012, covers age-appropriate topics like cyberbullying, cyber hygiene, password security, malware, social media best practices, and more. The content meets state and federal curricula mandates for grades 3 through 8.

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