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Internet Security: Why You Should Cover Your Webcam

Internet Security: Why You Should Cover Your Webcam

Protecting your privacy while navigating online should be a number one priority to any person spending a considerable amount of time on the internet.   Sometimes, it may be easy to think that cyberattacks only happen to big companies and friends, and that they would never actually happen to you. This line of thinking is pretty […]

Why do you still need a webcam cover in 2022

Cybercriminals are at large, data breaches and identity theft have just become post covid adage. This post covid world has instigated the reign of cyber threats all over the world. As the world is recovering from the pandemic, it is advised to conserve one’s security. Camfecting is a bigger issue than it is considered but […]

How to change your privacy settings on iPhone?

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  Do you ever feel monitored or tracked while browsing the internet? Like when you search for something online, the next thing you know you are flooded with adverts for it. Everything you do online is secretly monitored and recorded and this very thing becomes the tool for many advertising companies. They built their networks […]

Clubhouse privacy concerns

Clubhouse is a new, trending app for networking, but is facing growing privacy concerns. The growing popularity is clear, even big names like Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg have recently used Clubhouse. To join Clubhouse, you must be invited by a current member, creating an exclusive feeling. There are rooms where professionals talk about all […]

What I learned from exploring my off-Facebook activity

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Picture this: you’re hungry, it’s a Friday afternoon, and you’re scrolling through Facebook. Suddenly you see a Facebook banner ad for a coupon on your next online delivery order at your favorite pizza place. This can either feel like fate or feel a bit intrusive. On the one hand, the personalised ad is relevant and […]

Surprising facts about data privacy

In honor of the upcoming Data Privacy Day on 28 January, here are a few surprising facts and figures about data privacy in the United States. What is Data Privacy Day? According to the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA), “Millions of people are unaware of and uninformed about how their personal information is being used, […]

New Year’s Resolutions to Protect Your Privacy in 2021

Protect your privacy in 2021 by adopting these 4 New Year’s privacy resolutions: create and use stronger passwords, say yes to software updates, cover up your webcam/iPhone cameras, and check your privacy settings. Increase your privacy protection with these 4 simple resolutions: #1 Create and use stronger passwords This privacy resolution will help keep your […]

4 Tips for Avoiding Black Friday Scams

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Black Friday deals are just around the corner, but online shoppers should watch out for Black Friday scams. This year, it is anticipated that the majority of holiday shopping will be done online due to the pandemic, according to News19. During COVID-19, retail sales have been in decline while e-commerce has increased, according to the […]

Can someone hack your iPhone camera?

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Webcam hacking is a known privacy problem for laptops and pcs. However, iPhone cameras may also be susceptible to “camfecting” or camera hacking. Camfecting refers to when a hacker remotely controls the camera on your device, states David Cook, a Computer and Security expert, in an article for The Conversation. Cook suggests covering up unsecured […]