Today both Facebook and Google privacy changes. The Facebook privacy setting that allowed users to hide their profile from search is being removed. Google privacy change could mean you will show up in ads across it’s network of sites.
In this digital age when everything from banking accounts to photo albums are online, people are left wondering just how safe the Internet age is. While the risks are real, staying protected is possible. Being aware and taking the right measures can help you avoid being a target. Jennifer Morris tells you how.
CISPA, the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act was reintroduced in the House of Representatives yesterday. CISPA is the contentious bill civil liberties advocates fought last year, which would provide a poorly-defined “cybersecurity” exception to existing privacy law. CISPA offers broad immunities to companies who choose to share data with government agencies (including the private communications of users) in the name of cybersecurity. It also creates avenues for companies to share data with any federal agencies, including military intelligence agencies like the National Security Agency (NSA).
We killed CISPA once before. We will kill CISPA again. It only works if you take part.