Privacy

New Security Questions Involving Tinder’s App

It’s easy to understand why a lot of users enjoy meeting new people and new potential love interests through the Tinder platform.

Tune in Live to FTC’s PrivacyCon February 28th

The world has enjoyed Comic-Con, DragonCon, WriterCon, and more…so now it’s time to take on PrivacyCon.

Public Wi-Fi Hijacked at Coffee Shop

Tech users have been warned for years about the possible hazards involved in connecting over public Wi-Fi.

Silicon Valley CEOs Limit Their Kids’ Access to Technology

You might think that growing up as the child of a Silicon Valley CEO would be paradise. After all, they have more money than some countries’ gross national products, access to some of the most influential and famous people in the world, and oh yeah, all those shiny cool gadgets.

Being Privacy Aware in an Ever-Changing Tech Landscape

With the record-setting numbers of data breaches and compromised consumer records, you might think becoming a victim is inevitable. If you can’t control whether or not someone breaks into a major network or leaves a vast database of customer data unsecured online, then you can’t control things like identity theft, either…right?

What Can a Passphrase Do for You?

If you’ve been using technology for any amount of time, hopefully, you understand the need for sound password security. By using a secure, unique password on all of your accounts, you can help minimize the risk of account takeover and identity theft. However, a strong password isn’t foolproof.

Your Social Media Posts Can Lead to Theft

Ever since the concept of sharing your personal life on the internet became a reality, social media users have been warned about everything from oversharing to privacy settings to avoiding cyberbullies. But there’s another evil lurking in the background of your last Facebook post, and it can lead you to hand over all of your money.

 

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