Category Archives: Privacy

How do hackers make money from your stolen data?

    How Much is Your Data Worth? The following article was written by Jareth from Emsisoft. It first appeared on the Emsisoft blog on February 20, 2020.  Everyone who uses the Internet (and that’s just about all of us) will find the content of this article informative as well as shocking. Most of us have no idea… Read More »

Cloudeight InfoAve Premium – Issue #854 – Available Online

    Cloudeight InfoAve Premium – Issue #854 – Available Online Cloudeight InfoAve Premium, Issue #854, was sent to all our subscribers on Friday, February 21, 2020, at approximately 10:10 AM, Eastern Standard Time (USA). If you didn’t receive our latest newsletter, it’s because your ISP didn’t deliver it… or it’s in your spam folder. We suggest, if… Read More »

Cloudflare’s Free 1.1.1.1 DNS Service May Increase Speed and Privacy

Cloudflare’s Free 1.1.1.1 DNS Service May Increase Speed and Privacy Cloudflare’s DNS service competes with — most prominently– Cisco’s OpenDNS and Google Public DNS, Cloudflare makes extraordinary claims for its DNS service including a promise of privacy backed up by 3rd-party auditing. That’s impressive. It is not the intent of this article is to get you to take… Read More »

Avast Promises It Won’t Sell Your Data… Anymore

    Avast Promises It Won’t Sell Your Data… Anymore For years we’ve thought Avast was run by a sneaky bunch. They supposedly protect their users from all manner of nasty things including software bundling. But Avast has been bundling useless programs with its Antivirus program for years. There’s an old saying that “there’s no such thing as… Read More »