Category Archives: Security & Privacy

Getting Started On Privacy, Anonymity, and Security

Some notes on the first steps to Security, Privacy, Anonymity, and keeping yourself safe when using computers or phones. Continue reading

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Huge SolarWinds Systems Hack Of Government

Major Breech of security at lots of Government Agencies, the White House, and Major Corporations. Continue reading

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Food Fight Over Encrypting DNS

There’s a DNS Food FIght / War breaking out. It IS going to impact you. The Browser providers (Chrome, MSoft, FireFox) are trying to bypass corporate controls, Telcos and others and put DNS lookups into the HTTPS stream. Everyone else is wanting to maintain there control / information flow. You want to choose Privacy vs Security and get little choice… Continue reading

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Is Your Airline Seat Watching You?

Airlines singing “I’ll be watching you!” Continue reading

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