Our BLOG entries will be centered around privacy issues and keeping you abreast of security concerns that arise...


Mozilla Comments on Internet Safety
28 January 2017
Mozilla Comments on Internet Safety

Always feel like somebody's watching you? Read the Internet Health Report to see who's seeing what, through whom.


Stalker: A creepy look at you, online
14 June 2014
Stalker: A creepy look at you, online

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) While you were having a latte and hunting for a Tinder date on your local coffee shop's open Wi-Fi, you were giving away your personal information...


60 Minutes is working overtime!
09 March 2014
60 Minutes is working overtime!

60 Minutes ran an episode on "Data Brokers" and how they're mining YOUR personal information, their website has all scary the details.


They Know What You're Shopping For...
23 March 2013
They Know What You're Shopping For...

'You're looking at the premium package, right?' Companies today are increasingly tying people's real-life identities to their online browsing habits. Georgia resident Andy Morar is in the market for a BMW. So recently he sent a note to a......


100% Clean Award by Softpedia
01 March 2013

[privacy]defense 1.0.2 - SOFTPEDIA "100% CLEAN" AWARD This product was last tested in the Softpedia Labs on 29 March 2013 by Octav Fedor Softpedia guarantees that [privacy]defense is 100% Clean, which means it does not......


Mozilla (FireFox) Recognized as Most Trusted Internet Company for Privacy
28 January 2013

I’m very happy to share that Mozilla has been named the Most Trusted Internet Company for Privacy in 2012, according to a study performed by the Ponemon Institute. Here's a LINK to the entire press release. There's a reason that we decided to partner with FireFox...


Ads may be annoying, but marketing probes are scary!
27 January 2013
Ads may be annoying, but marketing probes are scary!

A marketing probe is a script (usually a javascript) that vendors place on their website to track what you are viewing. They also attempt to glean information about who you are (email address, IP address, location, company name, etc...). With this information, they then go to the social networking sites and fill in the blanks via your Facebook and LinkedIn pages. Armed with that, they can then call......


Do you ever feel like 'big-brother' is looking over your shoulder when you're on the internet? Well.. he is.
25 January 2013
Do you ever feel like 'big-brother' is looking over your shoulder when you're on the internet? Well.. he is.

DailyMail said that 'Google will know more about you than your partner: Uproar as search giant reveals privacy policy that will allow them to track you on all their products'. Google has been savaged by critics after revealing plans to link user data across its email, video, social-networking and other services. ‘Sure you can use Google’s dashboard and ad manager to cut things out, but......


Google and FTC discuss settlement for privacy violations.
17 January 2013
Google and FTC discuss settlement for privacy violations.

Julia Angwin, a writer for the Wall Street Journal states "Google Inc. is close to a deal to pay $22.5 million to settle charges related to its surreptitious bypassing of the privacy settings of millions of


CA Web Users File Class-Action Lawsuits Against Google & Yahoo Over Privacy
15 January 2013
CA Web Users File Class-Action Lawsuits Against Google & Yahoo Over Privacy

Apparently a lawsuit has been filed against Google and Yahoo over their privacy violations. Watch this YouTube video for the full story.