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Girl Scouts launch cyber safety campaign

February 24, 2009 12:00:00 AM PST
The Girl Scouts are turning to a new type of cookie to help protect kids from online predators: internet cookies.The Girl Scouts have teamed up with Microsoft Windows to launch a new Web site called LMK, or Let Me Know.

The mission of the site is to teach children and teens to safely navigate through life online -- from email, to instant message and social networking.

New statistics find that 40 percent of teens hide their online activity from their parents, and a shocking 20 percent of teens have met face to face with someone they have only met online.


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