Euroconsumers and Google created Space Shelter, a new online game that aims to make consumers aware of cybersecurity issues and transmit more responsible behavior when browsing online.
The initiative comes within the framework of the European Union’s cybersecurity month, which begins today. Google and Euroconsumers, with their local counterparts in Portugal (DECO PROTESTE), Italy (Altroconsumo), Spain (OCU) and Belgium (Test-Achats), have teamed up to create the online game “Space Shelter”.
The game “Space Shelter” turns knowledge about online security into an adventure, with simple graphics, design and quality sound. Players will be able to select an avatar chosen from a set of characters, then go through a series of five mini-games before finally reaching their destination: the Space Shelter.
At the same time, it will be possible to discover the elements that make an Internet account secure, from the use of a password manager to the understanding of multi-character authentication, as well as various consumer privacy settings. are available. The aim of this new game is to help people of all ages to test their knowledge and learn new tricks, just by having a normal/basic internet connection.