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Twitter makes global changes to comply with privacy laws

Twitter Inc is updating its global privacy policy to give users more information about what data advertisers...Read at sourceDownload PDF here

Putin signs law making Russian apps mandatory on smartphones, computers

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday signed legislation requiring all smartphones, computers and smart TV set...Read at sourceDownload PDF here

Ring Is Using Its Customers’ Doorbell Camera Video For Ads. It Says It’s Allowed To.

Amazon's doorbell camera company Ring is featuring its customers' home security footage in Facebook advertisements...Read at sourceDownload PDF here

Amazon-Owned Ring Shared Data About Tracking Kids On Halloween

Ring, the home surveillance company owned by Amazon, reminded people on Tuesday of the breadth of its surveillance powers...Read at sourceDownload PDF here

2.2 Billion Accounts Found In Biggest Ever Data Dump — How To Check If You’re A Victim

Two weeks ago the Collection #1 data dump redefined 'big' as far as breached data goes...Read at sourceDownload PDF here

Russia bans sale of gadgets without Russian-made software

Russia has passed a law banning the sale of certain devices that are not pre-installed with Russian software...Read at sourceDownload PDF here

Senator blasts Amazon’s Ring doorbell as an ‘open door for privacy and civil liberty violations’

A "chilling" investigation from a Massachusetts lawmaker alleges Amazon's Ring smart doorbell has gaping privacy concerns....Read at sourceDownload PDF here

This pixel tracking demo shows how easy it is to make a creepy surveillance tool

The Superhuman controversy from earlier this month, in which a former Silicon Valley exec blew the lid off a series of controversial email surveillance tools offered by the up-and-coming startup... Read at sourceDownload PDF here

Amazon reportedly has dozens of workers watching footage recorded by its Cloud Cam home security camera

Dozens of Amazon workers in India and Romania have been reviewing footage captured by the company's Cloud Cam...Read at sourceDownload PDF here

Hackers Can Silently Control Your Google Home, Alexa, Siri With Laser Light

A team of cybersecurity researchers has discovered a clever technique to remotely inject inaudible and invisible commands into voice-controlled devices...tRead 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. 

 

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Keeping Children safe online

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Homeland Security

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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

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