Web Privacy Tag

identity theft

Just how safe is your Internet browser?

Feb 05, 20152 Comments1754 Views

(Tech News) In the past year, the top 5 browsers have had over 186 vulnerabilities; from malicious URLs to cyber infections: what do you really know about your browser?

president obama

White House pushes for stronger online cons...

Jan 14, 20151 Comment1872 Views

(Tech News) The White House has announced a handful of bills aimed directly at protecting consumers as they navigate the web.

instagram

Private Instagram accounts prove not so pri...

Jan 13, 2015No Comments2271 Views

(Social Media) Instagram recently patched a hole in their users' privacy settings. Up until this patch some users photos, even though marked private, were quite public.

cyph

Why you might use Cyph, the new secured com...

Jan 07, 2015No Comments1576 Views

(Tech News) There are advantages and disadvantages to using an anonymous chat client - do you know the reasons for and power of a tool of this nature? If you're in business, you should.

app privacy

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

Nov 24, 20141 Comment4730 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 Comments4709 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 Comments1941 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 Comments5062 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 Comments3641 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 Comment4413 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 Comments3346 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 Comments11307 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.