Facebook’s Privacy Checkup is a step in the right direction to make people aware of what info they are sharing and who they are sharing it with. We’d like to see more granular control over the app settings, though.
She wouldn’t force tech companies to give backdoor access to encrypted information to law enforcement, but her alternative shows a lack of understanding.
You might be surprised to see how many old, unused apps are still connected to you Facebook account, possibly still collecting your data.
Over 16 million people have agreed to give up almost every private detail about themselves to a company they likely know nothing about just to play a quiz.
Do you know where your cloud data is stored? We’ve come up with a method to track your data transfer to its geographic destination.
For economic reasons above all else, Safe Harbour is likely to make a comeback, though possibly under a different name. The EU could force the hand of the United States to draw back its mass surveillance programs, succeeding on the behalf of businesses where the interests of individuals failed.
When I was growing up The Smurfs were cute cartoon characters and petrol station collectibles. In 2015 they’re something far more sinister – a collection of tools used by the security services to compromise smartphones and the people who own them.