Category: security

5 Ways Your Information Is Being Exploited Every Day

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Are you privacy-conscious? How troubled are you by corporate invasions of privacy? You may not be too worried about having
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Facebook moderators were reportedly not prepared to catch Russian ads

Facebook moderators were reportedly not prepared to catch Russian ads
Facebook's admission that Russian-linked advertisers spent $100,000 on ads leading up to and after the 2016 presidential election has led
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Equifax stock sales prompt DOJ investigation for insider trading

Equifax stock sales prompt DOJ investigation for insider trading
Things are about to get even worse for Equifax, and rightfully so. According to reports from Bloomberg, the US Department
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Disable AirDrop to Avoid a Barrage of NSFW Images

Disable AirDrop to Avoid a Barrage of NSFW Images
You’re riding the bus to work, minding your own business, drinking your coffee. You usually scroll through the overnight news,
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CCleaner Was Distributing Malware for a Month

CCleaner Was Distributing Malware for a Month
CCleaner, a popular piece of security software with a squeaky clean reputation, was distributing malware for the best part of
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Is Kaspersky Software a Tool of the Russian Government?

Is Kaspersky Software a Tool of the Russian Government?
A rather interesting development has cropped up in the security world. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has banned the
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Equihax: One of the Most Calamitous Breaches of All Time

Equihax: One of the Most Calamitous Breaches of All Time
On a quiet afternoon in early September 2017, Equifax disclosed an extraordinary security breach that was estimated to have affected
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Equifax’s chief security and information officers are out

Equifax's chief security and information officers are out
Equifax's Chief Security Officer Susan Mauldin and Chief Information Officer David Webb have both left the company as it deals
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Study says Apple data-mining safeguards don’t protect privacy enough

Study says Apple data-mining safeguards don't protect privacy enough
During last year's WWDC in June 2016, Apple noted it would be adopting some degree of differential privacy methods to
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Senate bill calls for free credit freezes after Equifax breach

Senate bill calls for free credit freezes after Equifax breach
US Senator Elizabeth Warren and a handful of her Democratic peers have introduced a bill intended to give consumers more
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All the Ways You Can’t Trust Facebook

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Facebook has become a behemoth of social networking. As of June 2017 there were over two billion active users —
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You can disable the iPhone X’s FaceID if you’re in trouble

You can disable the iPhone X's FaceID if you're in trouble
Ever since Apple unveiled the iPhone X with FaceID, people have been asking the same, very pertinent question. What if
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