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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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

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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Mobile Privacy

Is Your Phone Spying on You?

In case you’re wondering why you would want to “de-Google” your phone, then watch this Al Jazeera documentary. In mid-2020, a mobile phone belonging to an Al Jazeera Arabic investigative team was hacked. Over the next few months, reporter Tamer Almisshal and the Canadian research group Citizen Lab investigated Pegasus, the sophisticated spyware used. Pegasus […]

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Big Data Databricks Privacy

The Beauty of Data Privacy Engineering

Privacy engineering is an emerging discipline within the software and data engineering domains aiming to provide methodologies, tools, and techniques such that the engineered systems provide acceptable levels of privacy. In this talk, learn about Databricks’ recent work on anonymization and privacy preserving analytics on large scale geo location datasets. In particular, the focus is […]

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