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Facebook apologizes to users

Facebook has apologized to its users and advertisers for being forced to... Read at source. Download PDF here.

Someone else’s account

At the moment some stranger is in her account as they... Read at source. Download PDF here.

User logs leaked

A string of "zero logging" VPN providers have some explaining to do after... . Read at source. Download PDF here.

The wrong side of history

Facebook software engineer Ashok Chandwaney has watched with growing unease as the platform has become... Read at source. Download PDF here.

Speed up home office

If you're stuck at home with family and everyone's trying to work or study, you've probably noticed.... Read at source. Download PDF here.

China blocking encrypted HTTPS

The block was put in place at the end of July and is... Malware will become far more sophisticated in 2019, with cybercriminals using AI to drive attacks, according to McAfee’s latest threat predictions for the coming year, which also underline the dangers likely to...

TikTok, National Security Risk

Concerns about the Chinese government shouldn't be dismissed, experts say. But banning TikTok would...Read at sourceDownload PDF here

Hackers plant fake stories

A disinfo operation broke into the content management systems of...Read at sourceDownload PDF here

Free Chinese VPNs Expose Data of Millions of Users

Free Chinese VPNs Expose Data of Millions of Users Read at sourceDownload PDF here

Google’s Antitrust Issues: Not Just Search

Google’s Antitrust Issues: Not Just SearchRead at sourceDownload PDF here

Experts tips and tricks

You are in the right place!

Your are not alone!

We understand your concerns and have compiled a list a our suggested tips and tricks to reduce your digital footprint.

Freeze your credit!

Credit Freeze information

Trans Union: 1-888-909-8872

https://freeze.transunion.com

Equifax: 1-800-349-9960

https://www.equifax.com/personal/credit-report-services/

Experian: 1-888-397-3742

https://www.experian.com/freeze/center.html

Browser passwords

While not having to enter your credentials into a website portal every time you log in, might be convenient, but  best practice recommends against it. Your stored Browser password could be viewed by an unauthorized user. Instead use a Master Password for each browser or a Password Manager like PasswordBoss

Don't link accounts

Don’t associate your social media accounts with other accounts.

When you create a new account, you might be asked to log in, or connect with your social media account. Best practice recommends against that step. You might allow personal information to be shared between those accounts. Read the End User License   Agreement BEFORE you click accept. 

 

StaysafeOnline

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Keeping Children safe online

Concerned Parent’s Internet Safety Toolbox

Homeland Security

STOP, THINK, CONNECT

White House

Talking with Kids About Being Online

WhoTracks.me

Learn about tracking technologies, market structure and data-sharing on the web

Windows 10 Privacy settings

The Windows 10 Privacy Settings You Should Check Right Now

The Privacy Project

The New York Times

One Nation, Tracked

The New York Times

Inside the Smart Home

IoT Device Threats and Attacks Scenarios

The IoT Attack Surface: Threats and Security Solutions

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