Online Privacy: What information are you sharing?

Every day, you give away personal information about yourself, sometimes without even realizing it.  You do this when you take advantage of all kinds of services, including Internet searches, social networking, mobile and more. For example, if you bookmark a page on the Internet, add an item to an ecommerce "wish list," or complete an "All About Me" quiz on a social network, the information you provide might be shared by a friend or sold [...]

By | August 21st, 2015
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Five Steps to Take When Your Twitter Account Has Been Hacked

If your Twitter account is sending tweets and/or direct messages that you haven't actually sent, your Twitter account has been hacked. Some of the messages may look like this: Hey someone is spreading nasty rumors about you: <link added> LOL! I’m laughing so hard at this pic of you:  <link added> Did you see this funny tweet about you? <link added> Watches on Sale! $99 <link added> Lose weight fast! <link added> If your Twitter [...]

By | November 20th, 2012
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