Web Privacy Tag

app privacy

How to quickly know if an app is going to i...

Nov 24, 2014No Comments1041 Views

(Tech News) When you download an app, do you know if it will violate your privacy, or if your information is safe? Here's how to find the answer.

comcast

Comcast threatens to cut off customers that...

Sep 15, 20142 Comments4341 Views

(Tech News) For users of one browser, Comcast is making assumptions about their use and threatening to end their contract, which could leave many without any internet options.

whohasaccess

Do you really know how many people have acc...

Aug 14, 2014No Comments1758 Views

(Tech News) Whether you did it on purpose or not, you've given people access to documents on your Google Drive account, so who all has eyes inside of your account?

facebook

Facebook changes default privacy settings

May 25, 20143 Comments4877 Views

(Social Media) Facebook has updated the privacy settings for the account defaults, but it is not a privacy fail-safe; you still need to take action.

heartbleed

Has the Heartbleed bug really harmed anyone...

Apr 28, 2014No Comments3448 Views

(Tech News) The Heartbleed bug has nabbed headlines for weeks, but has it actually done damage to anyone? It depends on who you ask...

getty

Be extremely cautious before you use Getty&...

Mar 18, 20141 Comment4212 Views

(Tech News) Getty Images is now offering millions of free professional photos for your site, but the Terms of Service outline some catches you must know about.

disappear

How to quickly and completely disappear onl...

Mar 11, 2014No Comments3093 Views

(Tech News) If you're in danger, or feel like your privacy has been violated, this is the complete guide to quickly pulling the plug on your digital presence once and for all.

chrome

Hidden Google Chrome privacy issues you sho...

Mar 10, 20143 Comments8892 Views

(Tech News) Google Chrome is well regarded as one of the best web browsers around, but not everything you do is as private as you may think.

hackers

Watering hole attacks? Ransomware? What are...

Jan 23, 20142 Comments3577 Views

(Tech News) Hackers never stop, and they never quit, and the truth is that they've gotten much more sophisticated. Let us examine some of the newest attacks and trends.

google plus

Man jailed for Google+ sending an invitatio...

Jan 10, 20141 Comment2969 Views

(Social Media) After a heated restraining order, a man was jailed for his Google+ account inadvertently sending an invitation to his ex.

facebook

Lawsuit alleges Facebook “Likes”...

Jan 05, 20142 Comments4149 Views

(Social Media) Facebook is in hot water for a major privacy breach, allegedly "liking" Facebook pages for you by mining links in your private messages. Ouch.

google location tracking

Your phone is keeping tabs on your location...

Dec 26, 20133 Comments3300 Views

(Tech News) Location tracking isn't unique to Apple iPhones, as Google is keeping tabs on everywhere you go. The good news is that you can opt out.