Privacy

Jun
01
Prevent scammers from impersonating you on Facebook!

Prevent scammers from impersonating you on Facebook!

The root of the problem, as far as an impersonation scam is concerned lies in giving easy access to your private data (photos, Friends list, details "About" you, likes etc) to random blokes you may not know (public).
7 min read
May
11
Tools for improving privacy and security during web browsing

Tools for improving privacy and security during web browsing

Little knowledge of how the Internet and the Web could be misused, breeds naivety alluring to be exploited.
5 min read
Mar
24
Email hygiene - Compartmentalizing email addresses for better privacy and security

Email hygiene - Compartmentalizing email addresses for better privacy and security

Email hygiene is often neglected by average users. Using just one or maybe two email addresses across several websites is not secure practice.
5 min read
Jan
07
What you could do if your credentials are breached

What you could do if your credentials are breached

Malicious cybercriminals are incessantly trying to find ways to breach applications and get hold of private data.
7 min read
Sep
04
A road-map to basic Internet Privacy & Security

A road-map to basic Internet Privacy & Security

An awareness of privacy and security fundamentals would make you several notches better than the average internet user.
11 min read
Jul
21
All you need to know about cookies - Part II (How third-party cookies track you online)

All you need to know about cookies - Part II (How third-party cookies track you online)

What if you could be “tracked” on the internet and be displayed ads relevant to your interests and browsing habits?
7 min read
Jun
30
All you need to know about cookies - Part I (How cookies work)

All you need to know about cookies - Part I (How cookies work)

Cookies are not evil. They were created to help websites remember you and your preferences.
9 min read
Jun
23
"Private Browsing" - A high level view of what it does and does not do!

"Private Browsing" - A high level view of what it does and does not do!

Private browsing saves you from local privacy threats, like if someone gets physical access to your machine.
2 min read
May
26
Using Burner Emails for privacy - Hiding you real email address

Using Burner Emails for privacy - Hiding you real email address

A burner email is something like an alias to your personal email. Any email you receive to your burner email address would be forwarded to your personal email address.
6 min read