10 Things You Should Be Doing to Avoid Online Stalking

BY NEAL O’FARRELL, CONSUMER SECURITY EXPERT

A study released by the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and McAfee found that one in five Americans have come in contact with someone online who made them feel uncomfortable through stalking, persistent emails, and other aggressive outreach attempts.

If that doesn’t sound like something you want to go through, we don’t blame you. Click through for 10 things you can do to help you deal with stalkers — and to help you avoid stalking in the first place:

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