Posts tagged with "cybersecurity"

An Easy Guide to Maintaining Anonymity and Privacy Online

Updated March 4, 2019 Among all the technologies that people use to maintain their online privacy, Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) and the Tor Network are the most popular, and rightly so. Not only do they prevent your ISP, your government and cybercriminals from monitoring your online traffic, they cloak your real identity from the websites…

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What Is Browser Fingerprinting And How You Can Avoid Being Tracked?

If you think you’re being tracked online, you’re not paranoid. There are corporations and government agencies actively trying to track each one of your moves. You thought cookies were bad for your privacy? Well, now we have cookies on steroids. These scary new tracking tools called supercookies allow for more accurate tracking than ever.

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Here’s How You Avoid Falling for Fake Websites and Spam Traps

The Internet population is diverse. Some people’s activities are driven by the need to improve lives. Other people, probably the majority, go online to harmlessly pursue personal interests. Then there are those that have malicious intentions. They include cybercriminals, hackers, malware developers, and spammers, all of whom engage in harmful and illegal activities for profit…

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5 Ways You Put Yourself at Risk Online Every Day (And How to Prevent It)

You often hear in the news about the latest cybersecurity threats. There’s no shortage of online bad actors that prey on vulnerable users. Thankfully, there are a number of services dedicated to ensuring the online security of businesses and individuals. Some online threats are easily detectable whereas other attacks are far more subtle and therefore…

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