Privacy

The Need for Better Transparency

We hear of new data breaches almost everyday, so many that we have reached the pinnacle of “breach fatigue.” A feeling where consumers are tired of hearing about theft of personal information due to carelessness on part of a company. From Equifax, Yahoo!, to Cambridge Analytica, our personal, sensitive information is Read more…

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DNS over HTTPS

How does DNS work? Protecting your privacy online is a hot topic for many. Though many websites have transitioned from HTTP to HTTPS, allowing web traffic to be secured, this does not protect your overall privacy. The internet still relies on older protocols to ensure you are accessing the right Read more…

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CloudFlare’s new DNS over HTTPS service

Get your sights set on yet another free DNS service provider. This time CloudFlare is getting into the ring with players from OpenDNS (now Cisco’s Umbrella), Google, and Quad9 by providing DNS resolution free to anyone. What makes CloudFlare’s DNS service different from the others, building in privacy to every Read more…

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Today is “World Password Day.”

In case you hadn’t heard, today is “World Password Day.” This would be a good time to go out and change your passwords. Need help on picking a new password? Head out to https://passwordday.org/ where Betty White provides best practices for cybersecurity. If you do not think Betty provided everything Read more…