When you consider that 12% of all the websites on the internet are pornographic and 25% of search engine requests are for pornography then it is essential to keep your children from being exposed to it.
Statistics tell us that 34% of internet users receive unwanted exposure to pornographic material, usually as a result of pop-ups whilst browsing the internet or receiving spam emails and a staggering 89% of young people are sexually solicited in chat rooms.
Here at Dreamsight we recommend that any responsible parent should use some form of parental control and internet filtering software on their home computers to keep their children protected and enable them to safely use the internet. There is a wide variety of software available including pop-up blockers, instant messaging monitors, and remote management tools, but we recommend using NetNanny which does all this and more and has been voted the number 1 parental control software for the last 5 years running.
NetNanny 6, the latest version, is a very powerful internet filtering software that is a must for any parents concerned about their children’s computer use especially when taking into account the statistics given above. It has several features including: