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Privacy, Security

Beware Big Tech’s Data Privacy Doublespeak

January 7, 2019

Via: Fortune

Just a couple months ago, IBM CEO Ginni Rometty inveighed against big tech companies abusing people’s data at a privacy conference in Brussels. She cited a “trust crisis,” ascribing its origins to “the irresponsible handling of personal data by a […]


Privacy, Security

ExpressVPN launches new Mac and Android apps

January 2, 2019

Via: Techradar

Choosing a VPN that fits your needs can be difficult which is why TechRadar has highlighted the best VPN services of 2019. Our current top pick, ExpressVPN recently announced that it has completely redesigned its Mac and Android apps to […]


Privacy, Security

Facebook responds to claims that it shared users’ private messages

December 19, 2018

Via: Techradar

Following the news that Facebook has been embroiled in yet another privacy scandal, the company has released a blog post entitled ‘Let’s Clear Up a Few Things About Facebook’s Partners’. An investigation by the New York Times revealed Netflix, Spotify, […]


Hacking, Privacy, Security

Email cyberattacks on the rise – are you protected?

December 12, 2018

Via: Techradar

The number of emails sporting potentially dangerous attachments has risen sharply, and your security platform may not be doing enough to stop it, new research has claimed. The latest figures from Mimecast uncovered a 25 percent rise in possibly malicious […]


Privacy, Security

Mastercard and Microsoft team up on keeping your identity safe online

December 3, 2018

Via: Techradar

Mastercard has announced a new partnership with Microsoft that looks to make it easier to verify your identity online. The two tech giants have said they will work together on a new unified solution that could be a consumer’s sole […]


Privacy, Security

Qualys Integrates with AWS Security Hub to Provide Users with Vulnerability and Compliance Visibility

November 30, 2018

Via: DataVersity

A recent press release reports, “Qualys, Inc., a pioneer and a leading provider of cloud-based security and compliance solutions, today announced an integration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) Security Hub, introducing Qualys vulnerability and policy compliance findings within AWS Security […]


Privacy, Security

Google adds a VPN and enhanced network features to Project Fi

November 13, 2018

Via: Techradar

In an effort to further improve the browsing experience of its Project Fi customers, Google is introducing its new enhanced network feature which allows devices to switch between Wi-Fi and mobile networks faster as well as its new optional always-on […]


Privacy, Security

Severe vulnerabilities expose wireless access points to attack

November 2, 2018

Via: Techradar

Researchers from the enterprise IoT security company, Armis have discovered two severe vulnerabilities in several popular wireless access points that, if exploited, could allow hackers to compromise enterprise networks. The two critical vulnerabilities are related to to the use of […]


Privacy, Security

Preventing data loss in a perilous digital age

October 19, 2018

Via: Techradar

After decades of an eager and unbridled embrace of the online ecosystem, companies and consumers are becoming painfully aware of the vulnerabilities associated with the digital age. A superfluous series of high-profile data breaches, cases of corporate mismanagement, and tragic […]


Privacy, Security

SimpliSafe’s home security system now works with Google Assistant

September 19, 2018

Via: The Verge

SimpliSafe, maker of the best do-it-yourself home security system, according to our recent review, is today releasing a new integration with Google Assistant that will let owners control their home security systems with a Google Home or another device that […]