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What Is Data Manipulation Fraud and How Can You Avoid It?

Readers like you help support MUO. When you make a purchase using links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Read More. Do you frequently consider the security of your data? You should. Cybercrime now comes in different forms, and one of the most rampant is data manipulation...
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Mukesh Sharma, CEO at CryptoMize introduced bleeding edge Privacy Enforcement Services for Governments, Corporate and Individuals

Cybercrime is a threat to everything from personal information on smartphones to the national security of various countries. Knowledge is a powerful weapon and can be used against any business or brand. The more someone knows about us, the more power they have over us. That's where CryptoMize interjects to safeguard and hand over that autonomy to our clients. Privacy Enforcement Services offers the utmost security and safety of our client's personal data and identity.
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Students and professors protest TikTok bans at state schools

With over 25 states banning the use of short-form video app TikTok on state-owned devices, it comes as no surprise that the ban has been extended to public schools in these states. With parent company ByteDance located in China, there have been numerous concerns about the app collecting users' personal data and even capturing keystrokes to learn passwords and other information.
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The 6 Best Websites to Sell Your Used Mac

Readers like you help support MUO. When you make a purchase using links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Read More. As you know, Macs don't last forever, just like any other computer, and you'd eventually have to replace them. Macs are also relatively expensive compared to most Windows PCs on the market. One way to lower the cost is to sell your old Mac.

How to Reset Password on HP Laptop

Setting up a password lock in your HP laptop is pretty handy for preventing unauthorized access. However, this works both ways, as you also won’t be able to access your laptop if you’ve forgotten your password. Whether you still have your current password or not, you can use...

6 things I’ve learned from Zwift racing

Alongside getting to grips with indoor training when the weather won’t play ball, I’ve recently dipped my toes into virtual racing. Like many indoor training newbies, I’ve learned quickly when virtual racing on Zwift, making mistakes along the way. Some are classic first-time fodder, some a lack of tactical awareness, while others are plain forgetfulness or stupidity. Or both.

FDLE shares tips to keep you safe during data privacy week

During data privacy week, the Florida Department of Law Enforcement shares tips for citizens and businesses to keep data secure from criminal actors. Whether you are shopping or banking online, gaming, using social media or working from a smartphone or computer, using best data privacy practices will help keep your information secure.

Location Alert: Why you want to hide your exact location on social posts

When last did you share your exact location on social media?. If Netflix’s creepy series You taught us anything, ‘It is better to be safe than sorry’. Especially when you are online. ALSO READ: Nailing it? Everyone’s talking about the nails of Paris Hilton’s baby.

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What happens to our data when we no longer use a social media network or publishing platform? : The Tribune India

The internet plays a central role in our lives. I — and many others my age — grew up alongside the development of social media and content platforms. My peers and I built personal websites on GeoCities, blogged on LiveJournal, made friends on MySpace and hung out on Nexopia. Many of these earlier platforms and social spaces occupy large parts of youth memories.

Can You Get Doxxed With A VPN? [Everything You Need to Know]

Having personal info leaked by doxxing is a growing fear on the web. Prevention starts with actively sharing less of your data. Can you get doxxed with a VPN? Yes, but it's much harder when your IP address is hidden. Doxxing is the practice of publicly revealing someone’s private information...

Can open-source technologies support open societies?

In the 2020 “Roadmap for Digital Cooperation,” U.N. Secretary General António Guterres highlighted digital public goods (DPGs) as a key lever in maximizing the full potential of digital technology to accelerate progress toward the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) while also helping overcome some of its persistent challenges.

LastPass Customers: Change All of Your Passwords Now

The latest breach should have LastPass subscribers seriously considering dropping the service and seeking an alternative. Sarah Tew/CNET. LastPass, a popular password manager, has suffered a major data breach, compromising customers’ personal information and putting their online passwords at risk. In late December, LastPass CEO Karim Toubba acknowledged in...

Can a VPN Hack Your Phone? You’ll be Surprised!

BEST VPN RECOMMENDATIONS - VETTED BY OUR EXPERTS. Which begs the question: can a VPN hack your phone?. Read on, as we’ll explain the dangers and vulnerabilities of unsafe providers. We’ll also help you recognize if your phone is hacked and show you how to protect yourself and prevent...

LastPass: November hack is much wider than we thought

LastPass’s parent company, GoTo, said more about the damage caused to the password manager, affected by several major leaks. Incidentally, the company revealed that several other of its services had also been affected. The LastPass soap opera got a new twist this week. Boston-based GoTo released a few days...

Corporate sector urged to get compliant with new data protection laws ahead of deadline

Jamaica-based managed IT services provider tTech Limited is urging the corporate sector in Jamaica to prioritise data protection and, specifically, IT compliance for their operations in the new year, in accordance with the new Data Protection Act. The charge was made following discussions during the company’s Data Protection Day webinar...

Google told me to change my password, should I be worried?

– If you have a Google account, it often saves you an extra step when signing up or logging into many websites or apps.  That’s because the websites or apps are able to access certain information from your Google profile, such as your name and email address. This...