Technology Safety Australia2018-09-10T12:40:37+10:00

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Is there spyware on my phone? – 2019 Update

April 30th, 2019|Comments Off on Is there spyware on my phone? – 2019 Update

One of our most popular posts ever was one we published back in August 2017 on mobile spyware. WESNET is pleased to announce we’ve completely updated and revised what we currently know about Mobile [...]

How To Take a Screenshot

August 22nd, 2018|Comments Off on How To Take a Screenshot

Although it's pretty easy to take a screenshot, not everyone knows how to do it. Taking a screenshot can be helpful if you want to document evidence of harassment or abuse. This short video walks [...]

Why understanding technology is vital in tackling domestic abuse

August 10th, 2018|Comments Off on Why understanding technology is vital in tackling domestic abuse

This article was originally posted on Telstra Exchange. by Karen Bentley, National Director - Women’s Services Network (WESNET) Technology has the potential to be a two-edged sword for those experiencing domestic violence. Working at the Women’s Services [...]

Technology Safety Summit

Technology Safety Summit was a success!

The 3rd Annual Technology Safety Summit was from 6-7 September 2018 in the Gold Coast. We had nearly 150 attendees from Australia and New Zealand, and speakers from Australia and the United States.

Sign up for more information about the Summit and other news. We hope to see you there!

Resources & Toolkits

Check out our wide range of resources for front-line workers and women experiencing technology-facilitated abuse.

The “Women’s Privacy and Safety Toolkit” comprises a range of resources from online safety to smartphone privacy. Written specifically for survivors of abuse, these resources will help you use your technology more privately, securely, and safely.

The “App Safety Centre” includes a tips for survivors on how to choose the best safety app to use as part of their safety planning. This toolkit also includes a series for app developers who want to develop safety apps for survivors of abuse.

What is technology safety?

Technology safety is the concept that everyone has the right to use technology without being harassed or abused. On this site you will find a wide range of resources and advice on the latest information in how you can use your technology safely. For more, check out our resources, latest blog posts, and attend our annual Technology Summit.

Read more about what technology safety means to us.

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