21 million free VPN users’ data exposed

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Wed, 03 Mar 2021 18:39:16 +0000

Recent VPN data leaks and breaches highlight the importance—and difficulty—of fully trusting a VPN provider. Here are tips on who to trust.

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Why Data Privacy Day matters

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Thu, 28 Jan 2021 08:01:00 +0000

For Data Privacy Day this year, Malwarebytes explains why data privacy matters for everyone, because privacy is core to a safer Internet.

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Why Data Privacy Day matters: A Lock and Code special with Mozilla, DuckDuckGo, and EFF

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Thu, 28 Jan 2021 08:01:00 +0000

For Data Privacy Day, Lock and Code returns with a special episode featuring guests from Mozilla, DuckDuckGo, and EFF

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How social media is used to commit financial fraud

Credit to Author: Quickheal| Date: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 09:45:42 +0000

Social media is a fraudster’s heaven. There are billions of targets – Facebook itself had over 2.6 billion monthly active users in the first quarter of 2020. Because of the very nature of these platforms, users can be quite careless about the amount of personal information they post. For cybercriminals,…

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Parental Control – Here’s how you can regulate your child’s computer habits

Credit to Author: Quickheal| Date: Mon, 24 Aug 2020 09:59:04 +0000

Today’s generation of children is introduced to technology from the moment they are born. So it’s not a surprise to hear that, according to one study from 2013, children are using the Internet from the age of three! This year especially has seen a mass migration from the physical to…

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How safe are you while making transactions on the Internet?

Credit to Author: Akuti Ojah| Date: Mon, 17 Aug 2020 05:45:27 +0000

Banking and shopping online have become a reality of our lives now, especially during this time of the pandemic. We all have to agree to the fact that it has made life very convenient. It saves time and effort. However, there have concerns about the safety of online banking. You…

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Data Accountability and Transparency Act of 2020 looks beyond consent

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Wed, 05 Aug 2020 16:35:00 +0000

The Data Accountability and Transparency Act proposes that, for American consumers, privacy shouldn’t be a right you can click away.

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Are you being tracked by websites you visit?

Credit to Author: Akuti Ojah| Date: Fri, 17 Jul 2020 11:51:26 +0000

You’re bored during the lockdown. To pass the time, you create an imaginary itinerary to Italy. After a couple of hours of merrily choosing the best places in Rome and Milan to see, you turn off the website and go back to your work. But then, you notice something strange….

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