The dark side of Internet
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When the Digital World Endangers Life

The digital dangers you didn’t think existedClick to read  
Fomo: the fear of missing out and the social anxiety Click to read  
Hikikomori: what’s a social loner? Click to read  
Don’t phub your friends! Click to read  
Daredevilselfie or one last selfie: how dangerous could be a selfie?Click to read  
Vamping: are you becoming a social vampire?Click to read  
The Dangers of False Identities: Sexting, Grooming, Phishing

How to identify a false identity while surfing the netClick to read  
Sexting: what’s the porn revenge?Click to read  
Grooming: how does the child grooming work Click to read  
Phishing: how to recognize phishing virusClick to read  
Cyberbullying - How to Recognize Online Bullying and Deal with It

Bullying and cyberbullying: 6 type of online bullyingClick to read  
How to react to an online bully?Click to read  
The Troll Phenomenon - Who Disturbs a Conversation and Is Provocative For No Reason

What’s a troll and how to spot itClick to read  
How to react to a trollClick to read  
Haters and Hate Speech Phenomena - When Hate Prevails Online

Who are the haters and what are the reasons for their behavior Click to read  
Can online haters can affect real life?Click to read  
 Keywords

Online dangers, false identity, online bullying, porn revenge


 Objectives/goals:

● Recognize improper behavior due to the use of internet;
● Spot and protect yourself from the dangers of internet.


 Description:

This unit illustrates all the dangers that can be encountered using internet and social networks. Many issues are related to the lifestyle that one acquires as a function of internet (spending all night chatting, being afraid of finding oneself without a connection, not interacting in an "offline" conversation because one is focused on surfing internet with one's mobile phone. Other dangers are related to the behavior that some users have online, which can assume attitudes of bullying, insult, molester or disturber. There is also talk of the phenomenon of "false identity", that is, those who hide behind a false profile to set traps.


 Top 5 Key Facts

- Internet has a dark side; try to shed light by knowing the dangers
- Don't let your online habits have any negative consequences on real life
- There are no differences among online life and offline life
- Behave with people online as if you were facing them
- Those who falsify their identity on internet are committing a crime


 Contents in bullet points

1. Module name: The dark side of Internet
1.1. Unit name: When the Digital World Endangers Life
1.1.1. Section Name: The digital dangers you didn’t think existed
1.1.2. Section Name: Fomo: the fear of missing out and the social anxiety
1.1.3. Section Name: Hikikomori: what’s a social loner?
1.1.4. Section Name: Don’t phub your friends!
1.1.5. Section Name: Daradevilselfie or one last selfie: how dangerous could be a selfie?
1.1.6. Section Name: Vamping: are you becoming a social vampire?
1.2. Unit name: The Dangers of False Identities: Sexting, Grooming, Phishing
1.2.1. Section Name: How to identify a false identity while surfing the net
1.2.2. Section Name: Sexting: what’s the porn revenge?
1.2.3. Section Name: Grooming: how does the child grooming work
1.2.4. Section Name: Phishing: how to recognize phishing virus
1.3. Unit name: Cyberbullying - How to Recognize Online Bullying and Deal with It
1.3.1. Section Name: Bullying and cyberbullying: 6 type of online bullying
1.3.2. Section Name: How to react to an online bully?
1.4. Unit name: The Troll Phenomenon - Who Disturbs a Conversation and Is Provocative For No Reason
1.4.1. Section Name: What’s a troll and how to spot it
1.4.2. Section Name: How to react to a troll
1.5. Unit name: Haters and Hate Speech Phenomena - When Hate Prevails Online
1.5.1. Section Name: Who are the haters and what are the reasons for their behavior
1.5.2. Section Name: Can online haters can affect real life?