The Stop.Think.Connect. Campaign™, led by the Department of Homeland Security, raises awareness among the American public about the need to strengthen cybersecurity and to generate and communicate new approaches to help Americans increase their safety and security online. Learn more at

The Stop.Think.Connect. Campaign’s goal is to help Americans understand the importance of practicing safe online behavior. The Campaign aims to:

  • Elevate the nation's awareness of cybersecurity and its association with national security and personal safety.
  • Engage the American public, the private sector, and state and local governments in our nation’s effort to improve cybersecurity.
  • Communicate strategies for the public to keep themselves, their families and their communities safer online.