/Tag:Privacy

A new extension to hide your digital fingerprint

In an age where it seems like every company is looking to extract and sell every drop of data it can squeeze out of users its a breath of fresh air to hear about a company that not only doesn't collect and sell your data, but actively alerts you to who your favorite websites are [...]

By | 2018-01-25T16:16:37+00:00 January 25th, 2018|IT Security, Software News|Comments Off on A new extension to hide your digital fingerprint

Android exploit shows your screen to anyone

Specialists MWR Labs spoke up recently about a new, rather interesting vector of attacks on Android-devices. The researchers claim that their attack will work against gadgets running Lollipop, Marshmallow and Nougat, which is about 77.5% of all devices running the android operating system. The key component of the attack is the service MediaProjection, a program [...]

By | 2017-11-27T09:46:55+00:00 November 27th, 2017|Cell Phones, IT Security, Software News|Comments Off on Android exploit shows your screen to anyone

Mobile Ads and your Privacy

I think we can all agree that mobile ads are the worst. They range from annoying videos you never asked to hear, to the brand new page you never clicked on filling your screen completely.  As if ads on your computer weren't bad enough, now they're on your phone too!  According to the University of [...]

By | 2017-11-14T12:10:52+00:00 November 14th, 2017|Cell Phones, IT news and stories, Software News|Comments Off on Mobile Ads and your Privacy