• Cybertraps for Expecting Moms and Dads
  • Cybertraps for the Young
  • Cybertraps for Educators
  • Obscene Profits
  • The Decency Wars
  • American Privacy
  • The Court and The Cross
  • The Naked Employee
The Cybertraps Series

The Cybertraps Series

Whether you are a young adult, teacher, parent, or just curious about the impact of your digital footprint, read Cybertraps to stay in the know of how technology can do significant harm to you, now and in the far future. While the world focuses on privacy data and how this affects us as a society, nationally-recognized cybersecurity and legal expert Frederick S. Lane delves deeply into how technology impacts us all at the most personal and intimate levels.

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The Cybertraps Podcast

The Cybertraps Podcast

This twice-weekly podcast features a live current-events discussion and interview with experts from the fields of cybersafety, cybersecurity, education, technology, and more!

Hosted by Jethro Jones and Frederick Lane.

Live shows Mondays at noon eastern.

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Questions and Audience Feedback

Questions and Audience Feedback

Do you have questions about the use of digital devices and electronic communication tools in your classroom or your home? Are you concerned about cybersecurity, cybersafety, privacy, data mining, and the risks arising from the use and misuse of modern technology? We're here to help.

Ask a question or leave us some feedback about something you've heard on our podcast. At least once a month, we will discuss your comments and answer your questions.

We look forward to hearing from you!

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Cybertraps for Educators and Districts [Lecture]

2014-01-17 Cybertraps for Educators and Districts from Frederick Lane A presentation delivered to the San Diego County Office of Education Joint Powers Authority on January 17, 2014. If you are interested in discussing a presentation or professional development program for your organization on this topic, please contact me for information regarding my rates and availability.

Privacy, Anonymity, and Intellectual Freedom in the Facebook Era [Lecture]

2011-06-23 Privacy, Anonymity, and Intellectual Freedom in the Facebook Era from Frederick Lane Presented for the Fred K. Darragh Distinguished Lecture at the Central Arkansas Library System in Little Rock, Arkansas on June 23, 2011. If you are interested in discussing a presentation or professional development program for your organization on this topic, please contact…

The Top 5 Things Rep. Anthony Weiner Can Teach Your Children [Press Release]

For Immediate Release AUTHOR AVAILABLE FOR INTERVIEWS Contacts: Frederick Lane (802) 318-4604 FSLane3@gmail.com The scandal that has engulfed Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-NY) may seem to many parents like yet another reason to turn off the news. That’s an understandable reaction, but parents should embrace it for it what it is: a great opportunity to educate…

There’s No Such Thing As Safe “Sext” [Lecture]

2011-04-09 There's No Such Thing as Safe "Sext" from Frederick Lane Presented at the National School Board Association Annual Conference on April 4, 2011 in San Francisco, CA. This lecture is appropriate for professional development for teachers and administrators in public and independent schools, parent organizations, church groups, and students. If you are interested in…

School Board Update

Hi Neighbors — The Burlington School Board met last night during a lull in the snow. Just before the meeting, Superintendent Collins and BHS Principal Amy Mellencamp caused cheers to ring out at the BHS basketball game by announcing that today would be a snow day. With multiple inches of snow on the ground already…

School Board Update

Hi Neighbors — The Burlington School Board will hold its regular February meeting one week early. The Board will meet at Burlington High School at 7 p. m. on Tuesday, February 1, instead of February 8. The normally-scheduled committee meetings — Finance, and Infrastructure and Technology — will move to February 8, at 5 p.…

Computer Forensics 101 [Lecture]

2010-11-16 Computer Forensics 101 from Frederick Lane Presented at the Reno office of the Nevada Federal Defenders on November 16, 2010, and in the Las Vegas office on November 17, 2010. This lecture is appropriate for federal and state public defenders, criminal defense attorneys, and computer forensics practitioners. If you are interested in discussing a…