cybersafety

noun
cy·​ber·​safe·​ty | \ ˈsī-bər-ˌsāf-tē How to pronounce cybersafety (audio) \

Definition of cybersafety

: safe practices when using the Internet to prevent personal attacks or criminal activity Since part of my job is bringing speakers to campus, I was instructed to invite the FBI to discuss cybersafety with our students.— Robert Wilder

First Known Use of cybersafety

1994, in the meaning defined above

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“Cybersafety.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cybersafety. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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