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How Ransomware Attackers Find Their Targets, and How to Go Invisible...

The global rampage that ransomware WannaCrypt, or Wanna Decryptor, is currently on is by no means a new form of extortion. It is a...

Can a Virtual Private Network (VPN) Protect Me from Ransomware and...

Since Friday, public interest in ransomware and other types of malware has been escalating like crazy. The world is still reeling from what is now...

Microsoft’s New Windows 10 Privacy Changes May be EU-motivated, But They...

In an attempt to fight against growing concerns about user privacy, Microsoft's Marisa Rogers and Terry Myerson did a blog piece on three new changes that...

Trump Signs Law Scrapping FCC Privacy Rules, Comcast Clarifies Position

After President Donald Trump signed into law Senate Joint Resolution 34, which "nullifies the Federal Communications Commission’s rule on privacy of customers of broadband...

Microsoft Says a Resounding NO to Governments Seeking Customer Data

As intelligence agencies around the world keep chasing large tech companies, asking them to turn over customer data, tech companies are finding very little...

Google Chrome 56 is Tagging http:// Websites as Not Secure. Is...

When Google announced in September 2016 that it would eventually start flagging all http:// sites that collect sensitive information as "not secure", everyone thought...

Amazon Echo and Alexa Murder Case Involvement Rakes up Privacy Issues

The death of Victor Collins last November has ultimately led to authorities requesting Amazon for "electronic data in the form of audio recordings, transcribed...

Is the Cloud a Safe Place for my Sensitive Data?

Cloud computing has been an extremely disruptive industry since its inception. Beginning in the form of shared mainframe resources back in the 1950s, it...

Internet Privacy in Shreds: What Data Does Google Collect About You...

"If you have something that you don’t want anyone to know, maybe you shouldn’t be doing it in the first place."- Eric Schmidt,...