Personal VPN Warning: Not All VPNs are Created Equal

Jennifer CaroleCyberSecurity Tips

The big news last week was the reporting that Facebook had young people – including minors – install a VPN on their phones that recorded all the user’s behaviors. For a mere $20/month, the kids were paid to turn over incredible information that should have cost the company millions (and been hard to get). Try InvinciBull Free: from iTunes or Google Play store, or visit us … Read More

Use Your Personal VPN to Make the World a Better Place

Jennifer CaroleCyberSecurity Tips

Make the world a better place.

Yes, that sounds a little Pollyanna, but it’s possible and it starts with you. By changing your location, you have better access to local news and information. You can get more in-depth information because you’re presumed to be from the country you choose, and this allows you to see more than you might if you are using a US-based IP … Read More

Cyber Monday | The Dos and Don’ts of Online Shopping

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Stay safe on cyber Monday

Today is the busiest online shopping day of the year. It’s called Cyber Monday and it’s your chance to get great deals from online stores around the world. We want you to have fun and snag the best deals possible, but we also want you to stay safe. So here are a few tips. Do use a personal VPN (like … Read More

Election Security in Plain English | What You Should Know

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Elections

If you live in the US, you know Tuesday, Nov 6, is Election Day. If you don’t know this, there’s no chance you’re reading this blog because that rock you’re living under is totally working. Congratulations! There has been much discussion about election security and how cyber – using data to manage the vote – is adding risk to making … Read More

Trending: Sharing Personal Information is a Double-Edged Sword

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Sharing is a double-edge sword.

This month, Facebook had a significant privacy breach. With estimates varying about the total number of folks affected, (between 29 and 50 million), more than three million users are in the European Union. That’s important because the EU just launched powerful regulation holding companies accountable for breaches. The new regulation, the General Data Protection Regulation, GDPR is the acronym, requires … Read More

Three Facts About Cybersecurity That Might Surprise You

Jennifer CaroleCyberSecurity Tips

It's cybersecurity awareness month.

It’s Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Pretty exciting, right? We get excited about it because helping you stay safe is important to us. We hope this provokes thought and helps you discover ways you can do more to protect yourself. Surf, stream, shop safely. Try it free: from iTunes or Google Play store, or visit us online. Fact one: Criminals focus on easy. Sure, you’ve watched Ocean’s … Read More