Privacy

Privacy Security

What Is a VPN and Which Should You Choose?

VPNs are often considered an essential part of your toolkit if you want to live a modern, privacy-conscious lifestyle… but most computer security experts will tell you that they’re not tools for privacy at all!? When you use a consumer VPN, the VPN company is able to see everything you’re doing. Many log and even […]

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Privacy Spark

Scaling Privacy in a Spark Ecosystem

Privacy has become one of the most important topics in data today. It has more than how do we ingest and consume data but the important factors about how you protect your customer’s rights while balancing the business need. In this video, Privacera CTO, Don Bosco Durai together with Northwestern Mutual to detail an important […]

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Apple Privacy

Why Apple Will Scan All Your Photos

Here’s an interesting take on Apple’s move to scan all the photos on your device. The odd is a strange one given Apple’s efforts in the past to protect consumer privacy. Sources: https://www.theregister.com/2021/08/05/apple_csam_scanning/ https://thehackernews.com/2021/08/apple-to-scan-every-device-for-child.html https://www.ft.com/content/14440f81-d405-452f-97e2-a81458f5411f https://twitter.com/matthew_d_green/status/1423110719533371393 https://twitter.com/Snowden/status/1423469854347169798 https://www.reuters.com/article/us-apple-fbi-icloud-exclusive-idUSKBN1ZK1CT https://www.apple.com/child-safety/pdf/CSAM_Detection_Technical_Summary.pdf https://www.apple.com/child-safety/ https://threatpost.com/affiliate-leaks-conti-ransomware-playbook/168442/ https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/angry-conti-ransomware-affiliate-leaks-gangs-attack-playbook/ https://therecord.media/disgruntled-ransomware-affiliate-leaks-the-conti-gangs-technical-manuals/ https://krebsonsecurity.com/2021/08/ransomware-gangs-and-the-name-game-distraction/ https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/us-govt-offers-10-million-reward-for-tips-on-nation-state-hackers/

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Privacy Security

How to Make Your Own VPN

Watch this video on Wolfgang’s Channel about how and why to make your own VPN.

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Apple Google Privacy

What Your Phone Sends Every 5 Minutes to Apple or Google

Apple’s push into privacy may be mostly talk as a new privacy study analyzed which data smartphones transmit to Apple and Google, even with telemetry options disabled. It turns out, iPhones and Androids not only send a number of identifiers on average every 5 minutes, some network connections even include location and nearby devices. Professor […]

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Privacy

Apple vs Facebook – The Great Privacy Fight

ColdFusion covers the Apple / Facebook fight over privacy.

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FinTech Machine Learning Privacy

Protect Your Financial ML Workloads with Confidential Computing

Global AI Community recently hosted this live user group meeting on protecting your financial ML workloads via confidential computing. Preserving privacy when processing data from multiple sources with machine learning is always a challenge. Organizations may want to perform collaborative data analytics while guaranteeing the privacy of their individual datasets. Combining multiple data sources to […]

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Privacy

Reliable Email Providers More Private than Gmail

Strong user privacy controls in Gmail are not a priority for Google. There are reliable free and paid email providers offering security and privacy with strong encryption and anonymous usage. censiCLICK highlights the most prominent ones.

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