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How to stop leaking information about yourself online | BBC Ideas

I think most people would be surprised at how much information they unknowingly give away online and how that can leave them vulnerable when people like me come along and collect all of that information., It's incredibly easy to track anyone with any modern technology now., It's incredibly difficult For anyone to try and avoid detection. When I went on the run back in the 1990s, there was still just about a chance to do it because it was very resource intensive for either spies or corporations to track people who went on the run.. Read more...

URL spoofing - what it is, and what to do about it

Are we alive? We are live the Android apps a bit different, excellent hi everyone and welcome back to Facebook live. We are naked security by Sophos and yeah. We are trying it out. Our Facebook live on an Android, Wow yeah. If you notice any quality difference. I think you may be blinded by populous, but let's hope we've got it right. The lens is a bit different on this. I can, I see myself in the lens compared to an iPhone, so I'll have to get that. Sometimes it's not because Charlotte shouting at me. It'S because I can see myself and I've scared myself. So today's topic is URL spoofing. It is it, it sounds a bit technical duck. Read more...

VPN Companies Are Lying To You

The Internet can be a terrifyingly beautiful place. One wrong click could be the difference between wholesome family-friendly content and absolute horror. So the idea of using a VPN can make some sense. Some sources say it's: a twenty seven billion dollar industry heading towards a thirty six billion dollars over the next two years. What is VPN companies fight for some of the markets share. Their sales tactics are becoming increasingly scummy, they're, often lying to you and using scare tactics to get you to buy their stuff, and, as someone who believes you have a right to privacy, this is starting to really make me upset. It'S almost like these companies are just trying to take advantage of the idea of privacy and make a couple extra bucks and they're not really helping people to understand how they can be more private online and what a VPN actually does for them cut. Read more...

Stop using VPNs for privacy.

So a lot of you probably already know about the whole nor DPN drama, but those of you unaware, basically, a very famous, very shield. Vpn service called Nord VPN got hacked somewhere in 2018. Basically, one of the servers got compromised and the attacker was able to get access to all the data that was going through the server for the whole month until North EPN discovered it and shut the whole thing down. Now I've been meaning to do this, video for a while now and the whole lore DPN situation was just an additional motivation sort of, and in this video I want to tell you that you probably shouldn't be using a VPN at all, while, with a few minor Exceptions, of course, let's get started, first of all, full disclosure, a lot of what I'm going to say in this video is based on this very good github, just like joepie 91, in which he described why one should be using VPN services, and I agree on a Lot of what he says, but I want to extend it and kind of elaborate on some points that I disagree on thing is a lot of. Read more...