Online Sense is ICDL Arabia's philanthropic arm aimed at raising public awareness on Cyber Safety.

4 Core Internet Safety Misconceptions Debunked

If you’re like most people, you probably know some best practices, like coming up with a strong password and installing anti-virus software to protect you from all the malware on the Internet. However, what if I told you that we don’t really execute these best practices as well as we should?

How to Spot a Fake Facebook Account

If you use the Internet, chances are you have Facebook account. In fact, Facebook posted in July 2016 that there are now over 1.71 billion users on Facebook. But most of us know that not all Facebook profiles are real. Many of them are fake.

What Is Cyber Exploitation?

Cyber exploitation is the act of abusing online platforms to deceive someone else and/or use their information for personal gain. Did you know that there are over 750,000 sexual predators online at any given moment?

How a Cheap Phone Can Prevent You from Getting Hacked

There is a lot of hacking going on nowadays, and everyone’s panicking. You can’t even trust professional companies like your phone providers to safeguard your private information anymore!

Astroturfing: Why the Grass Isn’t Always Greener on the Other Side of the Internet

Astroturfing is the attempt to create an impression of widespread support for a policy, individual, or product, where very little support actually exited beforehand.