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“If you put a key under the mat for the cops, a burglar can find it, too. Criminals are using every technology tool at their disposal to hack into people’s accounts. If they know there’s a key hidden somewhere, they won’t stop until they find it.” – Tim Cook

1. OIP: The Protocol that’s Taking on the Google Search Index Monopoly

Google’s closed search index makes their control indomitable in the space and shields them from scrutiny. OIP wants to change that.

2. Mutual Human Authorization: A New Standard in Data Privacy

Mutual Human Authorization is a digital communication protocol that SharePass is pioneering to help address persistent data privacy and security gaps.

3. What Is the Best Browser for Your Privacy?

How to pick out the right web browser when you're focused on privacy and functionality.

4. Google’s Data-Hungry Ecosystem is Threatening Your Privacy. Here’s How.

Google rewards data brokers for violating your privacy. Understand the hidden relationship between the #1 search engine and information brokers.

5. The Facebook Business Model Might Die

This article is in reply to "How Much Internet Regulation Does Facebook Support?"

6. AI and Personal Data: Does GPT-3 Know Anything About Me?

What do AI's know about you and can you opt out? Large Language Models are going to be used in search engine outputs and it's time to prepare!

7. 4 Ways Cities Are Utilizing Data for Public Safety

Cities have been using data for public safety for years. What new technology is emerging in public safety, and how does it affect you?

8. Why You Should Never Store Passwords in Web Browsers

9. Analyzing the 12/31/2022 Slack Security Incident

On December 31, 2022, Slack reported a security breach that affected some of its customers.

10. Why Private Search Engines Are The Future...

Private search engines aren't just for people wearing tinfoil hats anymore. Over the years these search engines have improved their search results and added new features to make the experience better for their users.

11. Don't Let Them Fool You: Manipulative Strategies Used By Big Tech Companies To Sell You Stuff

Do you know how your apps work? Are you aware of what tech companies are doing in the back with your data? And what’s more revealing: do you know which of your action are actually influenced by those apps? When you take a trip with Uber, buy stuff on Amazon, or watch a movie on Netflix: when are you consciously deciding and when are you being heavily influenced?

12. Orchestrating Identity in Web3.0

Identity needs a major re-think for Web 3.0. We need private and effective, dynamic authorization - but no, I am not talking about blockchain.

13. Privacy Enhancing Technologies: Top 3 Use Cases

Security and risk management leaders can apply privacy-enhancing tech in AI modelling, cross-border data transfers, and data analytics to manage constraints.

14. Facebook Has Your Children's Info Thanks to This Hospital Network

One of the largest pediatric networks in the country was sending personal information about children and their parents to Facebook, The Markup found.

15. Is WhatsApp Safe?

WhatsApp is the most popular messenger owned by Facebook. According to the official stats, the number of WhatsApp active users has reached 1 billion in 2020. Just imagine, approximately 65 million messages are sent via this social app daily.  Since the app is so popular, it’s very attractive for hackers. In this article, I’ll tell you about the major WhatsApp security threats, which will help you protect your chats and shared media from hackers, WhatsApp spy apps, and keylogging software.

16. Decentralized Platforms: An Answer to EU Digital Markets and the DSA

EU targets digital markets and services with new restrictive legislation, could it be that decentralized digital markets and services are compliant by default?

17. Why your Company Needs a Virtual Chief Information Security Officer

Why should your company hire a virtual CISO to increase security?

18. Bringing Back Data Ownership to Humans With Decentralizion

Are we ready as humans to take the data ownership back? Here is a use case for you.

19. The ZEE5 User Data Leak That The Media Didn't Report On

In an exclusive story reported on my blog about a month ago and on no other mainstream media outlet, credentials of some 1,023 Premium accounts were found floating on the web. These user accounts belong to the popular video-on-demand streaming service, ZEE5.

20. How Does Ransomware Work? A Step-by-Step Breakdown

21. Protecting Your Online Privacy: 7 Simple Steps You Can Take Today

What people wish to share is their prerogative, yet to unconsciously give away your private information is very different to making an active choice.

22. Why Linux-Based Brands Are So Desirable

I'll start off by dating myself... it was the year 2000. I was in college and the brand new Mini Disk MP3 player had just come out. Superior audio to CD's and the ability to hold hundreds of songs on 1 little disk. Being a broke college kid, it took me about 6 months to make the purchase. Just when I got used to looking cool with my MD player, a wild flash of cool came across the analog airways via a commercial from a company that was only recently regaining its cool with a crappy multicolor desktop PC called the iMac. Of course, I'm talking about Apple. The product was the iPod. I was defeated and nearly threw away my MD player on the spot.

23. 2 Ways to Access WhatsApp Conversations

In this article, you'll find the best ways to hack WhatsApp chats including syncing the app with the web version or exporting a txt file of the chat.

24. Millennials Need Decentralized Social Media - Here's Why

It’s time for decentralized social apps to take over

25. How to Activate Disappearing Messages on Instagram

In this post, you will get complete knowledge of how to hide Instagram messages without deleting them.

26. Data Sovereignty Comes Closer To Reality For EU Residents

Data privacy, security, and sovereignty issues have gained significant attention over recent years.

27. 4 Tips To Become A Successful Entry-Level Data Analyst

Companies across every industry rely on big data to make strategic decisions about their business, which is why data analyst roles are constantly in demand.

28. Handle Sensitive Data Securely with Skyflow

You don’t need to be a data privacy expert in order to implement best practices.

29. What to Consider When Choosing Between Self-Hosting and Cloud

One of the biggest challenges of cloud computing is the issue of data sovereignty and how it affects business based on the individual countries regulations.

30. iOS 14 Privacy Features: It's Time to Rethink Advertising & Marketing Strategies

Two of the world’s most powerful tech titans are on course for a collision.

31. End-to-End Encryption Basics

Imagine, you are messaging your business partner about a super secret idea, it is worth $ 1m, will you trust the messaging application not to read your super secret conversation? No, right. No one will, still people across the world use whatsapp for such sensitive messaging (although I prefer telegram for my secret conversations). Well, turns out, it is because most messaging apps(including whatsapp) use a technique called End to End Encryption, which doesn’t allow these messaging services or their employees to read your conversations with your contacts. But how does this works, well, that is what we will try to understand here.

32. Current Web3 Development is Similar to the Internet Boom of the Late 90s

SIMBA Chain started working on its first blockchain projects for organizations like the US Navy, Boeing, and other defence contractors.

33. How to Improve Data Quality in 2022

Poor quality data could bring everything you built down. Ensuring data quality is a challenging but necessary task. 100% may be too ambitious, but here's what y

34. TikTok: A Ticking Time Bomb?

One of the most popular apps of 2019, TikTok ruled the download charts in both the Android and Apple markets. Having more than 1.5 billion downloads and approximately half a billion monthly active users, TikTok definitely has access to a trove of users. With that large user base comes a hidden goldmine: their data.

35. Securing Sensitive Customer Information in the Age of Data

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36. Microsoft SEAL and the Dawn of Homomorphic Encryption

Homomorphic encryption is making its way from academia to production use cases. Kick the tires on it with C# and a privacy minded fitness tracker.

37. Why Cybersecurity Must Start with Company Culture

Cyberattacks, though frequently thought of as ‘sophisticated’, are often anything but. They are actually surprisingly straightforward and mostly financially motivated. We often see the media reporting on large-scale cyberattacks that have managed to breach complex security protocols, at a substantial financial cost to the business involved.

38. Humans As Data Points: Here's Why You Need Better Privacy

“Arguing that you don't care about the right to privacy because you have nothing to hide is no different than saying you don't care about free speech because you have nothing to say." - Edward Snowden

39. Is it Safe to Store Credit Card Information on Google Chrome?

Do not store your credit card information on Google Chrome! This article discusses why it's not safe to store your credit card information on Google chrome.

40. Opinion: There’s Nothing Wrong With Being Tracked by Google

Why you should be happy about companies collecting your data.

41. Technical Approaches to Keep Health Data Secure

The use of technology in the healthcare industry increases, so it is more important than ever to concentrate on securing patient data.

42. Smart Cities: Cybersecurity in the Era of IoT

A smart city is representative of urbanization in the digital world. The infrastructure of smart cities is built on embedded Internet of Things (IoT) technology. The smart city promises new opportunities and growth in the urban world. These opportunities include better connectivity, productivity, agility, and innovation. However, it is a known fact that with opportunities come challenges.

43. FinTech Security Needs To Be Taken More Seriously Than It Is

Cyberattacks the biggest barrier to financial innovation

44. Privacy protection and how Nym can help

Privacy is a broad term, but, briefly speaking, it is the ability to share what you want with whom you want and how you want to do it. So, privacy is about the

45. Understanding the Zero-Knowledge Proof Method

One of the biggest advantages of blockchain technology is the degree of information transparency it offers.

46. How can we make social media better platforms?

Cloud has some benefits and some downsides. Hard Drives also have some benefits and some downside. Blockchain combines the both, leaving out the downside

47. Businesses are Tackling Data Privacy Restrictions with Hybrid Cloud

If a business deals with personal data, it inevitably faces data protection and privacy legislation issues. Here is how the hybrid cloud helps address those.

48. Useful Digital Tools for Nonprofit Attorneys

We've identified some potential pain points for nonprofit attorneys, where a lack of effective tech can slow down processes or leave holes in security practice.

49. What Apple And Spotify Know About Me

Unsurprisingly, the data that our apps have collected about us is both impressive and concerning, though it can be very interesting to review and explore it.

50. Why There is No Digital Future Without Blockchain

Blockchain will transform the internet and the way we use it. From digital freedom to data protection; the reasons are becoming more important every day.

51. Cloud Data Security and the Need for Confidential Containers

Why should you choose Confidential Containers for your business and how do they stand out from the "vanilla" version? Check it out in our article!

52. How To Prevent Ransomware Attacks: A Threat That’s Real

Ransomware works by encrypting the user’s data, making it unreadable. If a user wants their data back, a ransom must be paid. Keep reading to learn more

53. 5 Reasons Why VPNs are not Safe in 2021

All good things must come to an end, which may be true for the VPN in 2021. VPNs have been a useful enterprise tool for companies since they started in the 90s,

54. COVID-19 Tracing: Protect Your Privacy

As the COVID-19 pandemic goes on, life for some around the world is beginning to look a little more like it did before, except with some more distancing, and more people wearing masks. What doesn’t look the same, is how technology is being used to monitor and track cases, infection rates, and outbreaks.

55. What Are The Challenges of Monetizing and Selling Data?

There have been great advancements in monetization opportunities in the last decade, but there are still challenges when it comes to generating big data analyti

56. The Biggest Problems with WhatsApp's Privacy Practices

A new report now claims that Whatsapp messages are not end-to-end encrypted.

57. 6 Years Later, My Google Spreadsheet Is Now an App Called Taonga

With Taonga, I'm working to build the easiest way to securely manage and share your personal documents, like your passport. It’s built using privacy-by-design and consent-by-design concepts, making sure the user has full control over their personal documents. The idea for Taonga stemmed from an ad-hoc Google Spreadsheet I created 6 years ago, and I’d love to share that story with you here.

58. Sorry, Folks. Blockchain ≠ Automatic Privacy

Not all blockchain ecosystems are truly private -- we spoke to privacy blockchain Panther Protocol to learn more.

59. An Intro to Zero-Knowledge Proofs (ZKP) and Identity

Learn about Zero Knowledge claims and how they can help in securing your Identity.

60. Distributed Governance and Anonymity: A Bad Idea

One of the big debates in the Genesis DAO started by DAOstack was the question of anonymity. Should people be able to make proposals and ask for budgets without providing a real identity?

61. Data Masking: How it Can be Implemented Correctly

62. Data Leak Prevention with Databunker

We hear the horror stories of data leaks almost every day. Some require a sophisticated attack to gain shell access to the servers. Some happen over the web using the SQL injections in the web apps. As a result of this attack, your customer data can be dumped and personal data leaked.

63. 4 Privacy Tips for Distance Learning Students

If you’re like millions around the world getting ready to head back to school this fall, you’re figuring our first, if your campus will even be open, and second, how to adjust to the idea of distance learning.

64. Facebook and Anti-Abortion Clinics Have Your Info

Facebook is collecting ultrasensitive personal data about abortion seekers and enabling anti-abortion organizations to use that data

65. How to Ensure Data Integrity in an Organization

Ensuring data integrity is essential in an organization because it ensures data has not been altered or compromised. Understand how to preserve data integrity.

66. Organizing Your Business Statistics to Achieve Success

It is not an easy task to keep your business data organized; however, it is an important thing to do. Organizing data includes a lot more than putting all your papers in place and clearing the clutter on your desk. To have your statistics well organized, you have to create a system and procedures for every department available in your company. The following are top ideas o0n how you can get your small business statistics that can help in increasing the productivity of the business.

67. Manage Your Emails Like You Manage Your Passwords

Add an extra security layer for the protection of your emails.

68. The Black Market for Data is on the Rise

Once the laughingstock of the Internet, hackers are now some of the most wanted criminals in the world.

69. 7 Serious Security Issues in Big Data and How to Address Them

Businesses will be able to reach their ultimate aim of leveraging data for better customer experience and retention if they use Big Data effectively.

70. Data Engineering Tools for Geospatial Data

Location-based information makes the field of geospatial analytics so popular today. Collecting useful data requires some unique tools covered in this blog.

71. Data Is Now a Luxury Good: Here’s Why (It Shouldn’t Be)

When was the last time you read a privacy policy?

72. Signal Protocol — Open Source, Private, Encrypted Mobile Messaging App

Signal doesn’t store any personal data and is highly transparent about their work because they are an open-source organization rather than a corporation.

73. How to Protect Your Privacy From Hackers

Web accounts are really easy to hack. All that the process really needs is patience.

74. Announcing our Data Breach website on Data Privacy Day

We are happy to announce our Data Breach website Databreach.es, our latest community project. With this project, we strive to create insights into global data breaches. Which companies have been breached, what kind of data got lost, what's the impact on your privacy and how did these companies handle the situation.

75. Is Women’s Data Safe in a Post-Roe v Wade America?

Can women be prosecuted for Googling “abortion pills”? The TL;DR: women who are looking to end their pregnancy in the US have cause for concern.

76. How To Overcome All Challenges And Create A Great Password Manager App

Creating a new product is never easy. From the moment you come up with a new idea to the moment you actually launch it, months--if not years--can pass. And after your product launches, you need to make sure that you never stop improving it, so you don’t fall behind your competition.  KeepSolid has already brought several products to market, and each of them has had its own successes and challenges. Here’s the story of our journey to launch our latest product, Passwarden.

77. Are Zoom's Encryption Claims Deceptive?

What do you do when your product isn’t encrypted? Change how encryption to is commonly understood.

78. Enable Secure Sovereign Identity: Avatars by Metaverse

Our identity is, without doubt, the most important asset we hold. In the digital age, our daily lives are fraught with dangers which undermine our identity or expose details of our personal lives we’d rather keep out of the public realm.

79. How to Keep Sensitive Data Out of Your Logs

Do you protect customer PII and PHI, keeping them out of your logs? Learn about why and how to isolate this sensitive data with a data privacy vault and API.

80. Privacy in Crypto is Under Siege, We Need More Solutions to Protect Us

Despite the crypto market is quite small, cryptocurrency assets are closely being watched by governments across the globe. The issue is that central banks view virtual assets like Bitcoin and the rest as a threat to their dominance over global finance.

81. Who is Life360 Selling Your Data to?

Life360, a safety app, sold data to Cuebiq and X-Mode, two location-data brokers.

82. Compartmentalisation As A Means For Ensuring Privacy [An Overview]

It was originally used by the Greeks to keep the secret of Greek fire, but now it is used by people all around the world for lots of different reasons.

83. What is an Email Alias and Why You Should Stop Using Your Real Email Address

Learn how to declutter your mailbox and avoid spam by using email aliases. It's free, effective, and will save you hours of scanning through emails.

84. 10 Features of a Secure Website

Website security is a primary consideration in web development but it is often not taken seriously by a lot of website owners. If you have built a secure website, then you must have sought out the services of a security expert who spots areas of weaknesses in your system and also carry out routine maintenance checks for new flaws and vulnerabilities. These are the minimum requirements for any safe website and I have grouped them into 10 must-have features for your website.

85. Will The New Wave of Data Laws Affect Fintech?

Fintech, otherwise known as the financial technology market, is on a very strong growth trajectory, having already disrupted the banking world in a powerful way. From mobile payments, to artificial intelligence, insurance and investment services, Fintech has gradually transformed the way we bank since the day the US Federal Reserve introduced the Fedwire Funds Service back in 1918, which used morse code and telegraph to transfer funds electronically.

86. Hospitals Remove Facebook Tracker but Questions Still Remain

Meanwhile, developments in another legal case suggest Meta may have a hard time providing the Senate committee with a complete account of the health data.

87. Privacy on Web 3.0 — Heaven or Pitfall?

Unfortunately, companies like Facebook, Google, and Amazon do not simply track and funnel this data to IC.

88. DuckDuckGo Is A Step In The Right Direction For User Privacy

If you’re unfamiliar with DuckDuckGo, they are an Internet privacy company that empowers you to seamlessly take control of your personal information online, without any tradeoffs.

89. Top Biometrics Trends and How They Approach User Privacy

Discover the main trends in biometrics and how they address user privacy.

90. How Machine Learning Prevents Identity Theft

With the Big Data gathering precious information, and us leaving our digital footprints all over the internet, it appears that hackers have their hands full. Only in 2018, there were over 3 million identity theft cases in the US. In 25% of them, the amount of money was lost.

91. A How-to Guide for Data Backup and VM Modernization

Data is everywhere it is something that we all rely on. It is used by individuals and large organizations that collect and store hundreds of files a day.

92. What Hackers Do With Your Data

4 ways your data is being used without your knowledge

93. Kris Adair, Mycroft AI CFO, On What It's Like Working In Currently The Fastest Adopted Technology

Mycroft AI, startup of the year nominee, is the open source and privacy focused answer to voice assistants from Big Tech. Meet Kris Adair, CFO & co-founder.

94. How a Data Privacy Vault Protects PHI for Healthtech Users

With healthcare apps and wearables that gather customer PHI, healthtech companies need a data privacy vault to ensure HIPAA compliance and build customer trust.

95. 8 Cloud Compliance Frameworks and Why Cloud-based Organizations Need Them

Cloud compliance frameworks help an organization to keep its database secure and private. In this article, you will eight such frameworks that can guide you.

96. Is 128 Bit Encryption Enough?

There are a lot of cloud services that tout encryption strength as a measure of how well they guard your data. It is quoted in bits, which is the size of the key. So you see services quoting 128 bit, 256 bit or even 2048 bit.

97. Tackling Privacy Management with Aline Deparis, CEO of Privacy Tools

I’m Aline Deparis and I’m the CEO of Privacy Tools, which aims to solve the global needs of transparency and compliance when talking about privacy matters.

98. Data Backup Strategy To Reduce Data Loss

Backing up the data is one of the most important processes for businesses. It requires creating a copy of all your data and storing it.

99. Why Data Privacy is Important for Users in the Web3 Ecosystem

Interview discussing why data privacy is important for users in the web3 ecosystem

100. How Facebook Makes Money and Why You Should Worry

Facebook sells ads, as Mark Zuckerberg famously and patiently explained to Congress, but it’s a little more complicated than that.

101. How Software Accountability shifts Technology Dynamics for Today’s Startups

For a long time now, software-based startups have been launching their products and thrived by having users’ data as the very foundation of their business models. Social media platforms are the perfect examples of how a business can profit from a well of consumer data. While users had traditionally been in the dark about how the information they share when interacting with digital products is used, various notorious scandals have changed the narrative.

102. Anonymous Web Browser: A Guide on Anti-Detect Technology

Learn how anonymous web browser works with the help of antidetect technology.

103. Proposition 24: What you Need to Know About Data Privacy America

Californians have spoken: Proposition 24 will soon expand data privacy protections in the largest state in America.

104. How Drones Are Transforming Big Data Analytics

The world is transforming right before our eyes. We’ve heard about drones for a long time now, especially with big companies like Amazon using them for more efficient package delivery, a major trend in modern e-commerce. Instead of your local delivery man, a drone may drop a package right on your doorstep. The true power of drones goes well beyond that, though. They provide businesses with data that’s difficult to collect otherwise. In addition to taking aerial photos and videos, drones can collect information about everything from the health of crops to thermal leaks in buildings.

105. Top Open Source Vulnerabilities to Watch Out

Open Source packages are a mainstay for most software engineering projects. We are so accustomed as developers to run our npm install (for Node developers) or

106. The Implications of the Amazon Fraud Detector

Over the past 4 years, I have been exclusively operating on AWS as my cloud computing platform. AWS offers so many products, what I have used is a small portion. However, what never has stopped impressing me is each of these products I use is constantly getting improved. AWS also has established a mature eco-system, new offerings are taking advantage of the platform as a whole to greatly reduce customer's learning curves.

107. Reconstruction Attacks: Examples of Invasion of Your Privacy Without Consent

108. The Markup Needs Your Help Investigating the Ed Tech Industry

The Markup needs your help investigating educational technology companies.

109. The Role of Blockchain and Decentralization in the Digital Economy

Blockchain is a key emerging technology in realizing the full potential of the digital economy along with other emerging technologies and paradigms such as 5G, IoT, Cloud, AI, etc.

110. Data Privacy and risks of the Remote Work Environment

Digital Transformation in every field of our lives has led to the increased collection of our personal data on every device we touch from laptops to mobile phones, to tablets, leaving a digital trail. This data is then used for various purposes such as targeted advertising, research proposes or even corporate espionage. But boundaries need to be set to avoid corporate or other malicious parties taking advantage of this information or even corrupting it.

111. 10 Factors to Prepare for CCPA (California Consumer Privacy Act)

Be ready for CCPA with these top 10 critical factors

112. Using Unmasked Production Data For Testing Leaves Your At Risk For Data Breaches

If you don’t want to risk data breaches and the associated fines & image damage, don’t use unmasked production data for testing.

113. Voice is the Safest and Most Accurate for Emotion AI Analysis

Voice is one of several unique, innate, and immutable biometric identifiers. Other identifiers include retinal scans, iris scans and facial geometry scans. As technology evolves, so does the public’s concern regarding issues of privacy. Consider, for example, the turmoil DNA evidence introduced to our legal system in the late 1990’s, or, the controversial introduction of fingerprint evidence in the 1910 murder trial of Clarence Hiller in Chicago, Illinois.

114. Is Your Messaging Truly Anonymous?

Anonymous messaging is a lie

115. Is Big Tech 'Targeting' the Elderly a Point of Concern?

Elderly people, in recent years, have been using new tech more and more. While that is a good thing, it brings up the topic of privacy.

116. 4 Privacy Focused Raspberry Pi Projects

4 do it yourself projects with a Raspberry Pi for the privacy minded user

117. Riddhiman Das, CEO TripleBlind, on Breaking Data Monopolies

TripleBlind has created a new data privacy solution that enables highly-regulated enterprises to share data without ever decrypting it.

118. Anonymity and Privacy in Emerging Web3 Spaces Make the World go Round

Considering previous legal theory & recent web3 events, it can be argued that the framework of privacy needs to be updated with an understanding of consent.

119. Why Are Businesses Raising Equity with Crowdfunding?

Equity crowdfunding was not the easiest choice to make, but it kept us true to our core values of trust, transparency, and user-centricity.

120. Is There a Valid Cause for Using Facial Recognition Tools in Schools

The deployment of facial recognition technology in a school in the US marks a disturbing trend with the protection of identity and the safety of students.

121. Your Personal Data: Its True Value, Power, and Why It Really Is The New Oil

122. Tech Companies Take a Stand: UK's Online Safety Bill Risks a Total Wipeout of Secure Messaging Apps

With secure messaging apps willing to cease operations, UK's attempt to fight cybercrime with its Online Safety Bill has sparked the encryption debate again.

123. Plausible is Paving the Way for Ethical Analytics

One of the trickiest things for companies or really anyone running a website is figuring out the success of their site, how many visits they are getting, and how they got them, while at the same time respecting their visitor’s privacy.

124. Have You Been the Victim of an Online Attack? Here's How to Take Action

1 in every 3 Americans suffers from an online attack each year; a rate of about one attack every 39 seconds. It results in scams, fraud, and emotional trauma.

125. Can Blockchain Technology Help with Our Growing Privacy Problems?

Since the Internet's introduction to the public from the academic world, privacy issues have existed. Blockchain technology may be able to change this.

126. How to Reduce Your Chances of Being a Victim of Identity Theft

The major causes of identity theft, along with some simple steps you can take to lower your risk of exposure dramatically.

127. The Digital Identity Phantom Menace

Is decentralization of your digital identity possible, or is it yet another delusion being promoted by Web 3.0 cheerleaders?

128. The Difference Between Privacy and Security

For many, privacy and security seem to be words that are interchangeable. Yet, you can have one without the other and users need to be aware of what they get.

129. How to Avoid Becoming a Victim of Data Breach

The term data has emerged out of its clichéd meanings and definitions. A lateral thought on the same might suggest that data in modern times is your life expressed in cryptic format owing to the considerable amount of time that we are now devoting towards shifting our lives from a manual to a digital gear. Losing out on data can be thought of as losing a part of your sensitive details, which you might not be willing to share as such.

130. Life360 Potentially Leaves Its Users’ Sensitive Data at Risk

The family safety app Life360 doesn’t have some standard guardrails to prevent a hacker from taking over an account and accessing sensitive information.

131. Finding The Privacy Balance - Is There Such Thing as Too Much Privacy?

I've been a heavy advocate for using multiple tools and alternative services to protect your personal information for years. However, as I've seen people pile on one privacy tool after another I've realized that people have perhaps taken it too far.

132. Your Planned Parenthood Data Is Being Collected, Analyzed, and Sold

The Markup has found that location data company INRIX, which collects, and sells aggregated vehicle, traffic, and parking data includes Planned Parenthood.

133. Public Computers Safety Tips: Interview with Cybersecurity Expert Ravi Bahethi

With the amazing advances in cloud computing, many of us are finding that it is efficient to use a public or shared computer from time to time to check in on work and personal projects. Staying safe on a public computer is essential in keeping your data secure from cybercriminals. In this article, systems engineer and cybersecurity specialist Ravi Bahethi focuses on five tips to help you stay safe while using public computers.

134. Create Realistic and Secure Test Data with our Synthetic Data Platform

Learn how to fully automate your test data creation efforts. Let our AI model privacy-protect your production data and figure out its business rules.

135. Why We Should All Care About Privacy Online—Interview: Hanna Bozakov

I interviewed Hanna Bozakov, Head of Marketing for secure email service Tutanota, about internet security, online privacy, the legality of encryption, and how Tutanota works to protect you. According to their homepage, "Tutanota is the world's most secure email service, easy to use and private by design".

136. The Two Best Ways to Scan for PII in Your Data Warehouse

Find PII data by scanning column names and/or data in your data warehouse with these two easy to create methods and a step-by-step guide on how to do it.

137. Apple Mail - Unmasking The Most Mysterious App In The World

Revealing the mystery behind the Apple Mail App and why the small app has a wider role to play in Apple's wider privacy-first strategy and fight for the market

138. Why You Have No Choice But Care About Privacy?

What is Privacy in the first place?

139. Reimagining Marketing Teams: Why Creatives Should Embrace the Tech Side of the Business

With the pace of the business world, it is increasingly important for marketers to embrace new technological breakthroughs to stay ahead of the curve.

140. Have You Read Your Privacy Notice in Detail?

Do you recall every company you have given consent to use your data as you browse a website or sign-up to a ‘free’ service? It's time we moved beyond consent

141. What Does Privacy Mean in the Tech Industry?

Privacy, as a concept, often lacks a clear definition. However, privacy-enhancing technologies can be generally categorized into two broad desiderata.

142. The Get Away From Google Guide

If you want to to get away from Google and Big Tech these applications are what you will need

143. Elusiv Raises $3.5 million in Seed Funding Round Co-led by LongHash Ventures to Build Web3 Privacy

Elusiv, a privacy protocol that is Zero-Knowledge based and compliant, has raised $3.5 million in a seed investment round

144. Be Resilient not Vulnerable to Ransomware Emails

I received an email a couple of days ago and it was a ransomware scam. I have received several scam emails before and I am sure you also have been offered to claim your inheritance somewhere in Africa. But this has something which made my heart stop for a teeny tiny moment.

145. How Fintech Companies Can Protect Data Privacy While Onboarding

Taking advantage of these insights can empower fintechs to locate and approve new customers while mitigating friction and streamlining the customer journey.

146. Is Apple Pay Secure? The Platform Security and Privacy Overview

Apple Pay is a secure feature that uses multiple layers of encryption to protect users credit card information. Read to learn how to make Apple Pay more secure!

147. How to Deactivate or Delete a Facebook Account, Page, or Group

How to deactivate or delete a Facebook user account, page, and group. You can do this by going to Settings and following simple steps mentioned in this guide.

148. The Protection of Rights in The Digital Age

The identification of the right to privacy and the protection of personal data is the culmination of a long conceptual evolution.

149. 23andMe and Other Sites are Selling Users' Genetic Data: How Safe is Your DNA?

How genetic information from sites like 23andMe and Ancestry.com is being shared and sold.

150. On Yang's Data Dividend Project and the Push to Treat Data as Property

151. The Difference Between Privacy Talkers and Privacy Doers

I introduce the concept of storing and processing data focussing primarily on user privacy in my book, “Data is Like a Plate of Hummus”. I know many of you have read it – perhaps you're even thinking about it now ahead of the upcoming changes to Apple’s privacy settings which will block the attribution of users without consent.

152. What are File Permissions and Why do they Matter?

Each and every file on a computer has what we call file permissions. These are attributes of the file that determine who has permission to access that file and what they can do to that file.

To understand what file permissions are we first need to determine what exactly a file is.

153. Data-Driven Advertising and Its Impact On Our Privacy-Driven World

Do we actually need so much data to do effective marketing?

154. 4 Ways to Upgrade the Privacy of Your Home Wi-Fi Network

It doesn’t take a tech degree to make your personal Wi-Fi inaccessible to unwanted cyber snoops.

155. How Facebook Serves Targeted Ads by Big Pharma

We found drug ads targeted at users interested in everything from bourbon to therapy on Facebook, with significant implications for privacy for users.

156. Effects a Data Breach Can Have on Your Business in the Long Term

In today’s cybersecurity landscape, businesses are increasingly becoming victims of data breaches. Worldwide spending on cybersecurity is estimated to reach a whopping $133.7 billion by 2022 and it’s not a surprise that businesses are more focused on building a better security culture.

157. Ghost the Internet Like It Is Your Ex

Combine your VPN with crypto payments and the result is a truly anonymous and global browsing experience.

158. Anonymity and Safety: How to Protect Information from Hackers

The future belongs to information technologies that simultaneously provide proactive protection, backup, and data authenticity.

159. On The Verge of Economic Change: An Interview with Dr Sebastian Bürgel

It’s been over a year since COVID-19 appeared, and it’s still painfully apparent that this crisis is far from over. In fact, it may even trigger the largest economic change since World War Two. According to Arthur D. Little, a management consultancy firm, COVID-19 has been the impetus for an economic shift from a resources-driven to technology-focused economic model, one where the principles of “green” and tech go hand-in-hand. In essence, it will be data, not natural resources, which plays the fundamental role in keeping the global economy running. One possible implication of this is a full-scale transition to a digital economy. Data will be the fuel which powers our lives – and emerging technologies like the Internet of Things (IoT) and smart technologies will have to hit the ground running.

160. Startpage is Still a Privacy-First Search Engine, says System1 CEO

An interview with System1 CEO, Michael Blend, about the controversial partnership with Privacy-First search engine, Startpage.

161. Meet The Entrepreneur: Gal Ringel, CEO, Mine PrivacyOps

How Gal Ringel, co-founder and CEO of Mine Privacy Ops, deals with stress and tips that he has for other entrepreneurs trying to get their own startups going.

162. Why is Physical Security Such a Huge Threat?

We’ve all heard about credit card skimming. This is the method by which skimmers attach devices to ATMs and gas pumps that capture your credit card number, and it’s often associated with a camera to catch you putting in your PIN. In 2018, credit and debit card fraud resulted in $28 billion in losses. This has prompted repeated calls for people to be on the lookout for things that are suspicious, cover their hands when they input their PIN numbers, and to only use “reputable” ATMs and gas pumps. Unfortunately the fraudsters are always one step ahead, and they are always coming up with new and creative ways to commit fraud.

163. Don’t Fear The Cloud When it Comes to Data Integration

Data loading speed, cloud applications, data security fears, and added costs & efforts are some of the reasons why businesses fear data integration.

164. Bye-bye Google Fonts: German Court Rules That Google Fonts Is Not in Compliance with GDPR

Google Fonts is a data privacy concern. Learn why you should care.

165. An Intro to Privacy Enhancing Technologies (PET) and Why We Need Them

After 2021, a year already marked by the amount - and the size - of data leaks and cyberattacks, PET will be one of the best defensive techniques.

166. How I Created a Zero Trust Overlay Network in my Home

Enabling a secure home automation experience, by creating a zero trust overlay network to access #HomeAssistant.

167. How Proactive API Visibility Could've Saved Optus From a Massive Data Breach

On 22 September 2022, Australia's second-largest telecom company, Optus, announced that it had suffered a significant data breach.

168. Is Blockchain Technology Compatible With True User Privacy?

Is blockchain technology compatible with data privacy when used in a corporate setting? What needs to change about it to make it perfectly compliant with it?

169. Is Data Sovereignty Possible? In The European Union, It Soon Could Be

Data privacy, security, and sovereignty issues have gained significant attention over recent years.

170. Reasons Why Data Privacy Matters

Data privacy is one of the hottest topics in tech conversation. But what's the deal with it? Is it good? Is It bad? Keep reading to find out.

171. How the Blockchain Will Improve Data Security

As data privacy becomes sophisticated, so does it protection with the blockchain offering potential ways to secure it.

172. Data Sovereignty: The Importance of Keeping Your Data Safe

Protect your personal data with data sovereignty. Learn the importance of keeping your information safe and secure in the digital age. Read our article to find

173. Meet Noonies 2022 Winner Naina Emmanuel of Cybersecurity Awareness & Data Privacy

Naina Emmanuel discusses winning a Noonie.

174. 6 Tips to Safeguard Patrons' Privacy at Your Library

Patron privacy is one of those topics that touches every aspect of a library's operations, and for good reason.

175. What is CAPTCHA and Does Google Use it to Train AI?

CAPTCHA was invented between 1997 and 2000. It was used to protect against spam requests received every day in the now-defunct AltaVista search engine.

176. How to Generate Synthetic Data?

A synthetic data generation dedicated repository. This is a sentence that is getting too common, but it’s still true and reflects the market's trend, Data is the new oil. Some of the biggest players in the market already have the strongest hold on that currency.

177. How Verifiable Creds, Decentralized Identifiers and Blockchain Work Together for a Safer Internet

The future of the internet will come with more risks to our data privacy. Fortunately, Blockchain and Decentralized Identifiers can work together to protect.

178. The Role of Whistleblowers in Cybersecurity

Whistleblowers are employees who report their companies for misconduct. As cybersecurity becomes increasingly important, what role do whistleblowers play?

179. How Artificial Intelligence (AI) Can Help In CCPA Compliance?

California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) was passed recently in the USA state of California and will be implemented by 2020. This new regulation is transforming the privacy policies of businesses dealing with the data of Californian users.

180. Privacy and Security, Though Distinct Concepts, Are Interdependent

Security & Privacy are often confused, but are distinct. It’s important that we understand the difference so that we can protect ourselves

181. New Data Privacy Laws Are an Opportunity, Not a Threat

The New York Times declared the 2010s as “The Decade Tech Lost Its Way.” And it’s easy to agree when you look back at the Cambridge Analytica scandal, tech companies who consistently got off easy after privacy violations and the rise of sweeping new regulations to protect personal data.

182. How to Develop a Human Centric Security Policy

The Human Elements of Cybersecurity: Privacy, Ethics, Usability, and Responsibility

183. IT Security Policies And Why Every Business Must Have Them

If you want to run a thriving business in the digital age, you need proper IT Security Policies for your organization.

184. Data Journalism 101: 'Stories are Just Data with a Soul'

Gone are the days when journalists simply had to find and report news.

185. Top 3 Ways You Can Use Data Privacy Trends to Boost Your Growth

A robust data privacy and protection program can boost your sales by improving customer service and trust.

186. Why a Privacy-First Ad Approach Promises a Better Future for All

A privacy-driven future is coming. Is your ad business ready?

187. Are Smart Cities a Threat to Data Privacy?

For smart cities to function, they must collect data. But is that good for citizens? Is true data privacy achievable for smart cities?

188. Best Practices for Implementing Test Data into Your CI/CD Pipeline

Test data as a part of software development is the poor relation that has been ignored for far too long. Butt’s one of the biggest bottlenecks.

189. A New Study On Data Privacy Reveals Information About Cybersecurity Efforts

A study revealed by Cisco shows that most organizations around the world were unprepared for the increase in remote work.

190. Data Privacy In Social Media Matters and Here's Why

In the past few years, privacy fears amongst social media users have augmented tremendously. Many users are reconsidering their interactions on social media and protecting their personal information due to the ever-increasing data infringement cases.

191. Slack's Connect DM Feature Has A Security Flaw

Slack recently rolled out its "Connect DM” feature that turned out to be a blunder. Know more about it here.

192. Why Did Today Feel like a Black Mirror Episode?

Are the recent tech giant privacy policy updates of September 2022 pushing us further into dystopia? strfsh live report

193. Mz Stability's Near-Death Experience Started her Blockchain Journey

Alyze Sam was a hospice nurse that was plowed by a semi truck, jumped into blockchain and became an accidental award winning and best selling author.

194. Brave Browser, Brendan Eich, Digital Privacy, Web 3.0 and the Battle Against Surveillance Capitalism

After becoming more and more paranoid about Google and other tech companies tracking me online, I learned about alternative options to more private web browsers.

195. Your Website Knows Where Your Users Are—But Is It Keeping That Data Secret?

It’s one thing to share user geolocation data deliberately without consent, but what if you’re inadvertently giving it away?

196. Data Tracking is Becoming Intrusive: Here's How Customer Data Platforms Can Help

With the rise of big data comes the challenge of protecting customer data. Marketers must understand customers. Learn how the CDP can help us meet the challenge

197. Maintain Anonymity Online With These 3 Actionable Steps

The classic idea of the Internet is a virtual place where free speech and anonymity is possible; that has evolved. Here are 3 tips to maintain anonymity online.

198. Privacy is a human right: An Interview with Startpage founder, Robert E.G. Beens

Startpage Founder and CEO Robert E.G. Beens explains what inspired him to start the world's first private search engine.

199. Did You Realize That You Paid Twice When You Bought An Alexa?

In January 2019 Dave Limp, a senior vice president at Amazon, reported that more than 100 million Alexa powered devices had been sold to date. The 3rd gen Amazon Echo retails for $75 on (where else) Amazon.com and the Echo dot comes in at a very affordable $29.99.

200. 5 Best Practices for Tracking In-app Event Data

This is the era of mobile apps. We get everything - from critical business information to entertaining videos and games - on our mobile devices. Information is right at our fingertips, and we are always striving to catch up with the outside world. As per App Annie, an average smartphone user has 80 apps installed.

201. On Zero-Knowledge Proofs (ZKPs) And Why They Matter

There is a lot of enthusiasm for the application of zero-knowledge proof systems, at Dusk Network we’ve developed the open-source PLONK zero-knowledge proof system. It can be used for many things, and what better way to demonstrate its potential with an example!

202. Does Anonymization of Data Guarantees Privacy?

Anonymization of data isn’t enough to guarantee privacy

203. ANSI X12 EDI Basics: A Guide to the ANSI X12 Standards

ANSI X12 EDI is one of the most important concepts that you must be aware of prior to implementing EDI in your organization.

204. Examining The Right To Be Forgotten Through The Prism Of Blockchain

The right to be forgotten, that is set out in the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) of the European Union (EU), mainly in article 17 and that already have come into force on 28th May 2017, nowadays empowers any person to correct or even delete his personal data and information that affects him (person) and stop being treated if this personal data are no longer necessary for the purposes collected or if a person has not withdrawn his consent.

205. 10 Cybersecurity Books Every Business Owner Should Read

Last year, according to MarketWatch.com, data breaches increased by 17%, which makes understanding cybersecurity an absolute must for all of us.

206. How to Minimize Privacy Risks in AI/ML applications

With the rise of data economy, data privacy has become even more important. Enterprises need to be privacy-first and invest in privacy enhancing technologies.

207. How the Taliban Will Increase Threat Actor Usage of Cryptocurrencies and CBDCs

The Taliban’s return to power presents a distinct use case for cryptocurrencies and central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) alike.

208. How a Data Privacy API Abstracts and Simplifies Privacy and Compliance

Data privacy and compliance are hard! Let a data privacy API help.

209. Redefining Privacy and Data Ownership: An Interview with ARPA Founder, Felix Xu

A conversation with Felix Xu, CEO of ARPA, on data utility and ownership, the NFT ecosystem, and much more.

210. How to Scan Your Systems for Personal Data

Learn the many different ways you can scan for personal data across your organisation's customer-facing online systems in this practical, how-to guide.

211. My Take on Decentralized Government on the Aleo Blockchain

In this article, I will give my views on the prospects for the Aleo blockchain and its possible successors.

212. If You Wanna BYOD, You Gotta Get with Cybersecurity

This article brings your attention to the sensitivity of Bringing Your Own Devices to work.

213. Everything Wrong with the WhatsApp Business Model

The WhatsApp Business Model based around selling user data is predatory, exploitative, and not the only way to monetize an app, as Rakuten's VP explains.

214. How To Prevent Data Theft With Cybersecurity

Technology has many advantages to offer businesses, but it also presents unique threats. Cyberattacks are levied at businesses and consumers alike, but companies are often directly targeted. This is because companies deal with large amounts of valuable data, including the personal information of customers and clients, and that can make for a veritable treasure trove for hackers. Protecting your company and your customers from bad actors on the world wide web should be a major priority. Here’s what you need to know.

215. 🔮 Decoding 2020's Favourite Buzzword: "Machine Unlearning"

216. Life360 to Stop Selling Precise Location Data

Life360, a safety app, claims it will stop selling precise location data.

217. Why Password Managers Ignore Input Fields - trial:by:fire

Creating login fields that work with password managers isn't as easy as it seems.

218. Podcast - When Machine Learning Meets Privacy

This is the first episode of a podcast series on Machine Learning and Data privacy.

219. Handling Sensitive Data: A Primer

Properly securing sensitive customer data is more important than ever.

220. How To Protect Your Data While Working Remotely

As the Coronavirus is disrupting the day-to-day lives of billions of people around the world, businesses are in the middle of what Time Magazine describes as the “world’s largest work-from-home experiment.”

221. Is Google Actually an Evil Corporation?

When asked about Google, there has been a lot to say over the years. Google done some things right, and seemingly some things very wrong. As far as conspiracies go, Google does seem to have a CIA connection (see video below). This even roots back to potential government research, and missing gaps on how they have been funded in the early stage.

222. "It's Only Fair That Users Retain Ownership Of Their Personal Data & Generate Value" -Sheridan Johns

With just over 4,000 data brokers controlling the loosely regulated data economy, there are absolutely no guarantees when it comes to data protection, privacy, and ownership.

223. The Five Linux Distros Hackers Prefer

These are the Linux distros recommended by hackers

224. The State Of Data Privacy In 2020

In 2020, there will be just one thing considered to be more important than product quality for consumers: data privacy. By this I refer not to user-controlled measures to add extra security for internet users, from the most classic one-time password, or two-factor authentication, to the most secure multi-factor authentication methods:  but data privacy measures implemented by companies to ensure that peoples’ personal data is protected - no matter what.

225. Your Children's Data Is Being Collected by Educational Technology Companies

Vista Equity Partners is collecting data on children that go to school.

226. These Companies Are Collecting Data From Your Car

Most drivers have no idea what data is being transmitted from their vehicles, let alone who exactly is collecting, analyzing, and sharing that data...

227. Ongoing Challenges With Artificial Intelligence in Growth Marketing

AI and machine learning are starting to hit their stride, but there are still many challenges ahead for the top industry trends for AI marketing.

228. How AWS Misconception Resulted in Detection of 5 Million Personal Records

A misconception of users had led to over five million records containing personal identifying information to be left on an AWS service, a serious leak.

229. The Importance of HIPAA Compliance to Protect Sensitive Data

HIPAA Compliance mainly aims to prevent any kind of misuse or illegal disclosure of protected health information (PHI).

230. Keeping Your Privacy Secure in a Digital Jungle

Privacy, cybersecurity and safety in the world of Social Media and constant surveillance. How can you protect yourself from the digital dangers?

231. Could School Surveillance Tools Put Teens at Risk?

Health advocates and civil rights groups are warning that school surveillance software can be weaponized against teens who seek reproductive care.

232. Blueprint of an EFSS Phishing Attack

Cybersecurity is a high-stakes game. The effects of a data breach can echo for years, as companies become associated with being poor managers of personal data. In spite of the risks, the benefits of enterprise file sync and sharing (EFSS) services remain clear: enterprise organizations and SMBs alike can use cloud-based solutions to easily synchronize and share documents.

233. A Quick Introduction to Federated Learning of Cohorts [FloC]

Federated Learning is a relatively new machine learning technique that decentralizes the training of data from one central machine to multiple devices.

234. Putting the Blinders on AI

Want to avoid an insurrection or genocide? Disconnect AI from centralized databases now!

235. Centralized vs Decentralized Networks

236. There Are More Risks Associated With SaaS Data Security Than Potential GDPR Fines

The growing reliance on SaaS business calls for an improvement in security. On occasions, data security can be of existential importance to organizations.

237. Distributed Governance and Anonymity: A Bad Idea

One of the big debates in the Genesis DAO started by DAOstack was the question of anonymity. Should people be able to make proposals and ask for budgets without providing a real identity?

238. The Privacy Paradox: Do We Really Have Nothing to Hide?

Privacy is not something we put a lot of attention or effort into keeping, but maybe we should.

239. When Messenger Apps Adopt Fintech: Privacy Issues and Implications

There are many ways in which the world is divided up: borders, differing cultures, and even vast masses of water serve to partition the globe. Preference per region for Messenger apps is one of the less initially visible ways this is done.

240. How Big Tech Influences Privacy Laws

The Markup reviewed public hearing testimony in all 31 states that have considered consumer data privacy legislation since 2021 and found a campaign by Big Tech

241. Can a Decentralized Social Network Give Facebook A Run for Its Money

Not long ago, Apple’s co-founder Steve Wozniak said people should quit Facebook. Dissatisfaction with the world's biggest social network is growing as more issues regarding its privacy, data, and content policies are emerging.

242. Smart Cities Raise Data Privacy Concerns

Should you be excited about smart cities or concerned about your privacy and data? I go through three of the ten privacy principles (PIPEDA) and their effects.

243. Is COVID-19 Turning Into A War On Privacy?

The old axiom that one should never waste a good crisis, appears to be the driving force behind one of Big-Tech's biggest rivalries seen in Google and Apple that are now working together in an unorthodox partnership to create the ultimate privacy buster - a coronavirus tracking app.

244. The Use of VPNs Is Spreading in New Zealand's Universities

It's no secret that VPNs have become very popular lately, but... what very few people know is that the use of VPNs in universities has skyrocketed in recent times. As reported by vpnetic, VPN usage in New Zealand has almost doubled since the beginning of 2020.

245. Data Storage Security: 5 Best Practices to Secure Your Data

Data is undoubtedly one of the most valuable assets of an organization. With easy-to-use and affordable options such as cloud-based storage environments, storing huge amounts of data in one place has become almost hassle-free. However, space is not the only concern for businesses any more.

246. 5 Data Breach Safety Measures That are Essential to Every Business

Data breaches can tank even the most successful businesses. Here are the 5 most important things your business should do after a data breach.

247. Darkweb Community MagBO Sells Data Stolen From Over 20k Websites

MagBO, the Russian-speaking dark web marketplace for trading in backdoored websites, continues to grow exponentially. In less than two years, the collection of leaks grew from around 3,000 in September 2018 to 26,605 in February 2020.

248. Data Lineage is Like Untangling a Ball of Yarn

Data lineage is a technology that retraces the relationships between data assets. 'Data lineage is like a family tree but for data'

249. Artificial Intelligence and Online Privacy: Blessing and a Curse

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a beautiful piece of technology made to seamlessly augment our everyday experience. It is widely utilized in everything starting from marketing to even traffic light moderation in cities like Pittsburg. However, swords have two edges and the AI is no different. There are a fair number of upsides as well as downsides that follow such technological advancements.

250. Deconstructing the Difference Between Web 2.0 and Web 3.0

You may have heard the term web 3.0 and may have even heard it described, but you may not have seen real-life applications as of yet

251. How Can You Minimize Your Online Footprint

You may be shocked to find out what information is available about you and how it could be used. Here are steps you can take to minimize your online footprint.

252. 4 Technology Developments for the End of 2022 and Christmas

A look at four technology developments for the end of 2022 and Christmas.

253. How to Hack Text Messages via SMS Tracker Apps

SMS tracker apps come with a wide range of valuable features, and they are usually quick and easy to install.

254. How Am I Being Tracked Online? A Story.

How are users being tracked online even when taking privacy precautions? What tools are Meta and others using to target you with ads?

255. The Need for Privacy Protection in Computer Vision Applications

This article describes why privacy concerns should be top of mind while building or adopting computer vision based applications

256. Data Science Teams are Doing it Wrong: Putting Technology Ahead of People

Data Science and ML have become competitive differentiator for organizations across industries. But a large number of ML models fail to go into production. Why?

257. How to Perform a Cyber Security Risk Assessment: A Step-by-Step Guide

Companies are increasingly spending money on cyber security. However, attackers are launching more sophisticated cyber attacks that are hard to detect, and businesses often suffer severe consequences from them.

258. A Complete Look at Profila & Zero-knowledge Advertising

In this post we’ll look at how brands handle user data, the Profila platform, how it works and Zero-Knowledge Advertising.

259. How Organizations Can Build Trust And Security Through Digital Identities

Exploring how we can solve the issue of trust by securely identifying people online, while providing digital convenience and a seamless customer experience.

260. Data and Analytics Predictions for 2020 [A Top 5 List]

It would be no exaggeration to say that the capacity of technology to advance itself is proceeding at a faster rate than our ability to process these changes all at the same time. This is both amazing and alarming in the same breath.

261. What's in Store for Privacy and Personal Data Protection in 2022?

2021 saw many advancements in internet privacy, what does 2022 have in store?

262. Personal Data Protection: Mission Impossible?

4.1 user billion records exposed in the first half of 2019: how’s that for data protection?

263. Good Ways To Make Your Data More Secure

Data security is a business challenge and a business opportunity, not a mere technical task for your IT department.

264. Data Privacy is Becoming More Important for Users in 2022

A look at how data privacy is becoming more important for users in 2022

265. Confidential Computing: How Intel SGX is Helping to Achieve It

Learn more about confidential computing and how Intel SGX is used to encrypt sensitive data in memory, enabling compliant collaboration between organizations.

266. Introduction to Account Aggregators: 8 Common Myths Debunked

Just like UPI helps people share money between bank accounts seamlessly, the new Account Aggregator framework (AA) will help people share their financial data quickly and safely.

267. A Guide to Conducting Privacy Risk Assessments

Let’s dive into the details of what a privacy risk assessment is, why it can benefit businesses, and how to conduct one.

268. How to Revolutionize Data Security Through Homomorphic Encryption

For decades, we have benefited from modern cryptography to protect our sensitive data during transmission and storage. However, we have never been able to keep the data protected while it is being processed.

269. Technology: It Was Meant To Be Humanity's Best Friend, Not Worst Enemy

Technology at its purest form should be beneficial to humanity. It should make our lives easier. It shouldn't be used for evil implications. I don't want to go on a whole philosophical rant here, but some things seem needed.

270. Cybersecurity Takeaways From the Pandemic and Solutions for 2021

In 2020, Cybersecurity has become more important than ever for businesses all over the world. Here's how to protect your data from cyberattacks going forward.

271. The UK and Taiwanese Governments are Using AI as a Fundamental Cybersecurity Tool: How is it Used?

The UK and Taiwanese Governments are Using AI as a Fundamental Cyber Security Tool.

272. Is There A Middle Ground Between Privacy and Convenience?

Enjoying the benefits of the myriad online services we use every day is incredibly convenient. In fact, it’s so convenient that we’re ready to accept terms and conditions without thinking about what’s actually in there. Have you read the novel-sized wall of text for every single service you signed up for? I bet you haven’t. Neither have I. Has anyone? Probably not.

273. A Guide To Web Security Testing: Part 1 - Mapping Contents

Beginners guide to web security testing for penetration testers and bug bounty hunters.

274. 5 Reasons Why Privacy by Design is More Critical Than Ever in 2023

The more manual work is involved in managing data privacy, the greater the risk of costly data and compliance breaches.

275. Ensuring Privacy with Zero-party Data

Zero-party data is the future of data collection because it bridges the gap between advertising needs and consumers’ concerns about privacy.

276. This Online Abortion Pill Provider Used Tracking Tools That Gave Powerful Companies Your Data

The trackers notified Google, Facebook’s parent company Meta, payments processor Stripe, and four analytics firms when users visited its site.

277. Using OSINT for Maritime Intelligence

According to Naval Dome, the maritime industry has seen a 900% increase in cyber-attacks since 2017

278. Great Methods To Create A Password File To Prevent Brute-Force Attacks

Brute-forcing a really important method that a hacker or a pentester must be aware of and he will use in various places.

279. Currency-As-A-Model for Reframing The Debate on Data Privacy: A Thought Experiment

Using Currency as a Model for Reframing The Debate on Data Privacy. A thought experiment.

280. 5 Ways to Ensure You Aren’t Sharing Your Workplace Data

With so much of our lives online, it's too easy for us to make a mistake and accidentally share our workplace data. These easy methods keep your data safe.

281. Is Google Benefiting From Banning Third-party Cookies

Google has announced the depreciation of third-party cookies will be delayed – again.

282. A GAN approach To Synthetic Time-Series Data

Although sequential data is pretty common to be found and highly useful, there are many reasons that lead to not leverage it

283. How to Protect Folders And Files in Windows using Passwords

Sometimes, we need to apply a bit of extra protection to the data on our computers. We might want to protect our tax records from prying eyes, or lock away business plans from our competitors. Or we might just want to ensure that any children with access to our device can't access inappropriate content.

284. NextGen Open Blockchains Are Building New DeFi Security and Privacy Standards 

Next generation blockchains developing open, secure and privacy-preserving DeFi platforms

285. Everyone Works for Facebook and Google

Imagine a car factory where nameless workers in a sprawling complex make expensive cars all day and all night.  Thousands of shiny, new expensive cars move off the line every millisecond and are shipped instantly all over the world to wealthy buyers, generating $195 million of profit daily for the car company.

286. Consumer Identity Management is an important security tool for an IoT ecosystem

The industry is just getting started with IoT design and deployment. Now is a good time to think about how CIAM fits with other security services you require.

[287. Differential Privacy with Tensorflow 2.0 :  Multi class Text Classification

Privacy](https://hackernoon.com/differential-privacy-with-tensorflow-20-multi-class-text-classification-privacy-yk7a37uh) Introduction

288. Revolutionizing the Value of Data with cheqd

In this Slogging AMA, the team at Cheqd joined us to explain why and how their platform enables the average user and business to take control of their data.

289. Web3.0 Powered Privacy: Decentralization for More Control and Transparency

A look at the importance of data privacy in today's digital age, where personal information is being collected, used, and shared at an unprecedented rate.

290. Italy Launches Contact Tracing App; Proves We Shouldn't Compromise On Privacy?

Starting on the 15th of June, the Italian Government enabled nationwide downloads of their Contact Tracing app, Immuni. The app allows for effortless tracing of SARS-Cov-2 virus.

291. What Could Have Prevented 2020's Massive Twitter Hack?

Attacks and account take-overs like the recent Twitter hack are completely avoidable. Enterprises must implement biometric multi-factor authentication to ensure that only the right users have access to the right systems at all times. If they don’t, users will continue being vulnerable to hacks and scams.

292. Self-Sovereign Identity: What’s the Big Deal?

Want to own your online data? Want to decide where it's stored and how it's used. Self-sovereign identity can do it for you. Read on to see why it's a big deal.

293. How to Choose the Right Hyper-V Backup Strategy

This post discusses the main data protection strategies that can help you keep your Hyper-V data secure at all times.

294. Our Social Media is Broken & No One Knows How to Fix It

While I sit down to write, like any procrastinating writer of our times, I look for excuses that will keep me from the task at hand. It could be the windows and the weather (perhaps I need a pullover) or the more modern version of it – social media.

295. The Unrelenting Spies in your Pocket and How to Get Rid of Them

Privacy...that mythical unicorn many chase but only a few manage to catch. Though elusive, privacy is a pressing issue in a hyper-connected world where a handful of companies control the information you consume and the information you produce.

296. How Decentralized Identifiers Will Shape the Future of Identity

Exploring the W3C DID specification to enable Web3.0 identity solutions...

297. The New Mapique Perspective In TagSpaces 3.3: A Quick Guide

Privacy focused geo-tagging, and location based file organisation in your favourite file manager.

298. Introducing CloseKnit: Healthy Community For Neighbours

Every good story starts at the beginning. I was five when the train jolted from standstill, slowly carrying my parents and me away from the crumbling USSR. Most of the people who I cared for in life stood outside, waving. In due time, I’ll get to see them all again — but I did not know that back then.

299. Data Privacy: Why The Existing Architecture is in Dire Need of Evolution

Data is to the 21st century what oil was for the 20th century. The importance of data in the 21st century is conspicuous. Data is behind the exponential growth witnessed in the digital age. Increased access to data, through the internet and other technologies, has made the world a global village.

300. Understanding Russia’s Actions in Ukraine through the Digital Ruble

Global government leaders can use the digital ruble as a digital framework to understand the context of Russia's current military actions against Ukraine.

301. True Privacy is When Users Decide Who Sees and Uses Their Data: Unhased #24

Unhashed is a QnA series where I speak with top execs of new and established blockchain projects to unravel the mystery of blockchain & crypto.

302. What Is a VPN and What Are Its Alternatives?

Are VPNs really essential for an average user in 2021? Read on to find out about common issues with VPNs, as well as possible alternatives to them.

303. Identify Wechat's TxBugReport File on your PC Through These Simple Steps

In this post, we will learn easy steps to turn off the txbugreport.exe process running in your Computer and occupying more memory and prevent this .exe file from sending automated bug reports to Tencent Computer Systems.

304. Online Privacy is Not an Option: It's a Necessity

How the challenge of protecting personal information online led to data protection and privacy laws in the EU and U.S.

305. More Secure Technology Can Backfire: Here's How to Avoid Security Fatigue

4 ways to eliminate "security fatigue": simpler tech, biometrics as seamless authentication, password elimination, and "less is more"

306. How Facebook tracks you on Android (even if you don't have a Facebook account)

Suppose you’ve picked up an Android phone on the street and you saw the 4 apps above. Can you guess the profile of the phone user?

307. Is Facebook Putting Digital Identity At Risk With Libra? Here’s Why It Raises Privacy Concerns

Last month, Facebook finally disclosed details of its much-hyped cryptocurrency, Libra. After generating an immense amount of chatter, the company announced that the digital currency, set to launch in 2020, will enable people to buy things or send money to others with almost zero fees.

308. "Don't Be Evil," They Said: Android Is Tracking Us With No Way to Opt-Out

Researchers recently proved that the phrase is not just a slogan but crucial for protecting our privacy, considering that Google is everywhere for everyone now.

309. Account Aggregators: What Are They and How Will They Change the Fintech Ecosystem?

Account Aggregators (AAs) are about to take the fintech market by storm. Remember how UPI completely changed how people send money? No more awkwardly splitting restaurant bills, or digging for exact change to pay off that friend who's been bugging you for months.

310. You're Never Fully Protected Using iMessage

This time, I would like to take a closer look at another popular messaging platform — Apple iMessage.

311. California's Current Privacy Rights Under CCPA

California recently passed a sweeping privacy law that makes it the most privacy forward state in the nation. But, until it gets implemented, there is this thing privacy framework (the CCPA) is the law of the land.

312. Attorney Adam Williams Gives Advice on Data Breaches and Class-Action Suits

Technology is changing incredibly quickly, and as a consumer, it can often be difficult to stay on the front lines of keeping yourself secure while using all of the technological marvels that the world has to offer. Data breaches and privacy breaches are reported every day in the news, making the private information of thousands vulnerable to identity theft and the consequences that come with it.

313. Do Paperless Offices Face More Security Risks?

Going paperless is becoming increasingly possible for businesses, but are there risks involved? Here are the benefits and risks of going paperless.

314. 3 Ways To Protect Company Data From Being Exposed By Your Own Employees

When people think about data leaks, they tend to assume the cause of the threat came from outside the company.

315. Musk's Lawyers Repeatedly Accused Twitter of Failure to Disclose Data in Failed Attempt to Back Out

Twitter v. Elon Musk Court Filing is part of our Legal PDF series. Part 18 of 31: FACTUAL ALLEGATIONS -Musk grasps for an out - Defendants’ lawyer letters

316. How Does a VPN Work to Protect Your Privacy?

VPNs secure your online activity. In this article, you can learn what the best VPN protocol is, how AES-256 encryption works, and what VPNs really protect from.

317. The Decentralized Internet Is Bigger than Decentralized Money

A look at why decentralized internet is bigger than decentralized money

318. What Does Google's Third-Party Cookie Ban Mean to Your Privacy?

Google is making the final push to completely ban third-party cookies on the most popular internet browser, Google Chrome, by 2022.

319. Ensuring Security in Your SaaS Applications [An Overview]

Enterprises are constantly faced with the task of balancing the advantages of productivity gains and lower costs against significant compliance and security concerns as they move their data and applications to the cloud.

320. Who are the Data Brokers Spending Big Bucks to Lobby Congress

Data brokers’ millions of dollars in lobbying spending in 2020 rivaled that of some Big Tech firms with serious consequences for everyone else in the world.

321. GDPR's Two-Tier Internet: One Year On

It’s been over a year since the GDPR came into effect, and at least five since it was first debated seriously. For much of that time it was discussed as a global game-changer, yet the predicted earth-shaking effects of its implementation — billion-dollar fines, the end of data exploitation by rogue firms, high-profile court cases — have largely yet to materialize. Instead, the landscape of the internet has changed in more subtle and complex ways which could not have been predicted by pundits, and it’s affecting businesses of every size.

322. How to Deal with Tech Trust Deficit

We’re more dependent on tech and e-commerce than ever before, and customers want to know that brands are protecting their data and privacy.

323. How The Rise of Vulnerabilities Has Shaped Modern Patch Management Practices

Vulnerabilities can seriously damage company’s operations and reputation, but you can protect it by automating live patching of infrastructures with KernelCare.

324. Understanding Usage Control in Smart Cities: Smart Health Use Case

Usage control provides fine grained access to data and resources through restricting access to smart health resources.

325. Government Adoption of Decentralized Technology

Can decentralization exist in the governmental sector? Let's explore whether or not that's within the realm of possibility.

326. 10 Reasons Wordpress Sites Get Hacked and How to Avoid Them

WordPress, the most popular CMS platform among business owners, and hackers' most favorite platform to mess up. There have been a lot of data breaches in recent times. Beyond the big names, even small business owners lost their value. Security breaches, unfortunately, are quite real.

327. The Future Of Email on The Blockchain Launches An IEO To Accelerate Its Development

SafePost, the innovative and secure solution alternative to traditional emails and document storage (a market of more than $ 200 billion / year with more than 3.5 billion users), will hold its first-ever Initial Exchange Offering (IEO) through the P2PB2B launchpad from March 16th to April 19th, 2020.

328. Healthcare Tech is Out-Of-Date: Identity Access Management Can Revive The Old-School System

Healthcare professionals are still using paper-based systems in order to track and maintain patient records. That's where Identity Access Management can help.

329. Will Mask-Scanning Tech Help Stop COVID or Create A Privacy Disaster?

Will the surveillance measures we take to encourage protective behaviors and prevent the spread of disease ultimately expose us to even greater (privacy) risks?

330. Why Compliance and Data Protection is Important in the Blockchain Space

Interview discussing why compliance and data protection is important in the blockchain space

331. Cybersecurity is a Big Competitive Advantage. Secure Your Win.

A majority of America's small business owners aren't worried about being the victim of a cyberattack. Why?

332. You’ve Never Heard Of These Sites, But They Know A Lot About You

A Marriage And A Funeral

333. My Thoughts on Stocktwits, Censorship, and Online Harassment

Stocktwits as a tool really excited me in the beginning, but I was awakened to a reality of things that are quite toxic. What inspired me, is that you seem to have had founders with an innovative vision in terms of creating a community for stocks and stock tickers. However, this community may have become a safe haven for trolling, internet harassment, defamation, stock dumping, privacy concerns, and much more. This isn't to personally come after the founders or anything like this, as I warrant a healthy discussion on how to improve big tech. We do need to look at the problems though.

334. How to Share Google Docs Securely with a Google Apps Script

Add Additional Data Protections to G Suite with the Virtru SDK

335. Privacy In The Time of Coronavirus

Asymbol of American prosperity was obliterated on September 11, 2001, along with more than 3,000 innocent American lives. It is a day (in the words of President Roosevelt after the attack on Pearl Harbor) that will live in infamy.

336. My Data! My Rules! How True is That?

The Rise Of A New Data Governance Landscape In The Midst Of Heightened Data Privacy Concerns

337. Meet the Writer: OneRep CEO Dimitri Shelest on Writing and Online Privacy

OneRep CEO and Hackernoon contributor Dimitri Shelest shares his views on online privacy, his entrepreneurship experience, and the reasons that made him write.

338. Is the Data We Share with Pay Apps Private at all

Using a payment app of any kind, no matter how privacy-preserving it is, always introduces a middleman: an agent that uses data to execute a demand.

339. European User Data is Shared 376 Times Per Day on Average

Violation of private data and its commercial exchange are recurrent issues in the online world. In this thread, our community discusses personal data share.

340. A Proposal for Bisq + Social Trading: My Thoughts and Ideas

So quite a while ago, we have made a proposal Bisq. It got rejected, and to be honest, we don't blame them. We had an overarching goal to make a social trading integration within the Bisq platform and allow for this great use of blockchain tech and a decentralized financial ecosystem. It was all fairytales, and bliss, except for one thing. How will this possibly work?

341. What Happens When You Get Sick Right Now?

We are living in a weird time. Day by day we see more & more people coughing and getting sick, our neighbors, coworkers on Zoom calls, politicians, etc… But here’s when it becomes really, really scary — when you become one of “those” and have no clue what to do. Your reptile brain activates, you enter a state of panic, and engage complete freakout mode. That’s what happened to me this Monday, and I’m not sure I’m past this stage.

342. Main Security Concepts and the Importance of Data Privacy

Trigger warning: authoritarianism, state surveillance, the Holocaust. If you want to avoid these topics, please jump to the last paragraph of this introduction, starting with ‘Enough about the depressing stuff.’

343. Sora Enables Shipping While Keeping Your Address Private

Sora is a privacy-preserving, addressless shipping tool that enables individuals and businesses to send and receive packages without revealing their address.

344. How China and El Salvador's Stances on Digital Currencies Highlight Potentially Increasing Relations

China and El Salvador's seemingly contrasting stances on digital currencies actually align both authoritarian regimes on many levels.

345. Bits and Bytes and Data Delights

Limarc Ambalina, Ellen Stevens, and Amy Tom chat about data privacy ☠️ Humans are in loooove with the internet, and data production is becoming more rampant and

346. Exploring Ethical User Data with Datawallet’s New SDK

On July 8, the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) announced the highest GDPR fine ever of £183 million over last year’s data breach at British Airways. The UK’s data watchdog elected to fine the airline as its “poor security arrangements” led to the breach of credit card information, names, addresses, travel booking details, and logins of around 500,000 customers.  In recent years, consumers have become wearily accustomed to data breaches of this magnitude.

347. How Geofence Warrants Are Affecting The Legal System

Geofencing itself simply means drawing a virtual border around a predefined geographical area. Data can then be gathered on users who enter that area.

348. Democratizing the New Data Economy in 2023: With Co-Founder of Seagate Technology, Finis Conner

Big tech firms get their wealth & power from the data they freely collect from users. But new blockchain tech is about to destabilize the entire data landscape.

349. Are Private Search Engines Truly Private?

As of January 2020, 59% of the global population is connected to the internet.

350. What You Should Know About Zero-Party Data

Zero-party data (ZPD) means a company only collects user data that is freely given. Period. But why would a modern business, raised on the wonders of Big Data, undertake such a foolish philosophy? Maybe because they aren’t fans of financial ruin.

351. The Internet Doesn't Talk About The True Cost of Fraud: Here's How To Fix It (And Save >$1M)

In today’s competitive landscape, businesses have the capacity to save over 1 million USD for every 100,000 users being verified - with processes that mitigate fraud and reduce friction. Here’s how.

352. Simple Steps to Follow in Order to Ensure Greater Personal Internet Privacy

An easy guide to getting started with online privacy.

353. The Independent Phone :  More Privacy, Less Freedom?

Freedom and privacy tend to go together, but there is a difference. With a more private phone, does it really mean you have more freedom?

354. Should We Kick Hardware out of Blockchain?

You may think blockchain has little to do with hardware. After all, from Bitcoin to Etherum, blockchains are all software-defined. The hardware-based solution is usually more centralized.

355. The Social Dilemma in 2021: Personal Data Privacy

Big organizations and politicians have a structured data table of everyone's info. They often use your data to get more strategic and sell more to us.

356. Understanding Data Usage Control in a Smart City

Learn how data usage can be controlled in smart cities?

357. Uber's Safety Woes In London Highlight The Critical Need For Stronger Authentication

For the second time, Uber is without a license in London.

358. Biometric Data and Privacy: Here’s What You Need to Know

Biometrics are metrics that can be used to identify a person. This article discusses biometric data and its privacy concerns & how to protect biometric data.

359. What is the Future of Crypto Wallets?

Web3.0 will redefine how crypto wallets function and gives users more control over their wallets. Read how Web3.0 will shape the future of consumer wallets.

360. The Most Expensive Things in Life are “Free of Charge” - Protect Your Data

Digital Footprint is everywhere online. It is all the activities you do with keyboard and mouse, in addition to what we tap and swipe on our mobile devices.

361. Why you will Still Need a VPN in 2022

Some people say that the VPN is becoming obsolete. But is it really so?

362. Facebook, WhatsApp, and Your Privacy: What You Need to Know

Seated at computers in pods organized by work assignments, these hourly workers use special Facebook software to sift through millions of private messages

363. How Tenant Screening Companies Can Use Your Speeding Ticket Against You

Estimated 9/10 landlords, under pressure to ensure their properties are safe, use companies like Rentgrow to perform background checks on potential tenants.

364. Privacy Alert: How Far Personalization in Advertising Can Go

Over the past decade, the public has heard it a thousand times:

365. Proxy Vs. VPN: What Is Better For Data Protection in 2020

If you are alive and functioning as a member of society in 2020, chances are you've used a VPN (Virtual Private Network) or a proxy server in the past. It may have been to stream a sports channel not available in your home country, to gain access to a foreign website, or to overcome the one-vote-per-IP address challenges associated with having multiple people in one household trying to do the same thing online.

366. Personal Security Online Is Not Complicated

Well, if you want to hear something complicated, try to understand the relationship between Beyonce and Jay Z.

367. Ditching Big Tech for a More Decentralised Life

With privacy and security issues, daily ransomware attacks putting sensitive data at risk of being published - I decided to de-Facebook and de-Google my life.

368. How Piwik built a Google Analytics alternative out of an open-source project

We discuss Piwik, an open source analytics software and why marketing teams are choosing privacy-oriented alternatives to Google Analytics.

369. Be 100% Safe On The Internet Using These Strategies

The Internet is full of opportunities, useful information, entertainment, and dangers as well. To protect yourself from the latter, you need to follow certain safety rules. Read on to learn how to properly use a home or public Wi-Fi to avoid dangerous malware and protect personal data, and what is the role of nect MODEM in helping you do so.

370. 5 Most Important Directions In Which Tech Industry Develops In 2021

Stay competitive within the COVID-19 landscape. Take a look at our findings on what trends will shape the IT industry in 2021.

371. Is Your Zoom Meeting Really End-to-End Encrypted?

What do you do when your product isn’t encrypted? Change how encryption to is commonly understood.

372. Understanding The Facebook Data Leak: 533,000,000 Facebook Records Were Leaked

A user of a low-level hacking forum posted the records of hundreds of millions of Facebook users for free online on 3rd April.

373. Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Decentralized Identities

There's no denying the benefits to mankind brought about by the digital age. The ease of which we can transfer, process, and apply information has led to many breakthroughs impacting all aspects of daily life.

374. SSI's Problem with Data Ownership

Facebook, Google, Amazon. Everybody seems to be out to get your data. No wonder, monetising data is a massive business that propelled centralised data controllers to the market cap stratosphere. But what do you get for giving away your data? A “free” service, if you are lucky, and a breakdown of democracy if you are fresh out of luck. Consequently, a number of people are pushing the idea that users should control their data using self-sovereign identity (SSI) management systems (like sovrin) and interoperable data pods (such as inrupt). As it turns out, though, this approach has a number of fundamental issues as well.

375. Data and DNA: Who Owns You?

Data and DNA: With corporations able to accumulate information normally considered private on both of these fields, who should own that data and thus you?

376. Testing the Perfornace and Privacy Settings of COVID-19 Vaccine Websites

The government websites responsible for helping citizens get their COVID-19 Vaccines have been found to have less-than-ideal accessibility and privacy features.

377. 10 Cybersecurity Tips Everyone Should Follow

In a world where everything is connected to the internet, and yes I mean everything (NSFW), the threat of being hacked is always present. The most recent notable security leak was with Robinhood.

378. The 12 Key Requirements for Your Company’s Valid PCI-DSS Compliance Plan