Tag Archive: snooping

Goose VPN: Web browsing peace of mind in an age of hacking and snooping

Have you ever attempted to use Google Chrome’s Incognito Mode? When you use it for the first time, you’re tempted to think that you’re hiding your user data from others — until it tells you that your wireless internet provider and other parties can still “see” you. While it doesn’t leave a web browsing trail, it doesn’t do much to disguise your web browsing activities from others. The data trackers can still see you online.

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Let’s be honest. You need to take your online security seriously with the ever growing amount of cyber theft and hacking that goes on every second. With each day that passes, it only gets worse. Don’t wait until it happens; be proactive and take measures to ensure you keep all of your information private. About

Privacy group accuses Google of snooping on students via school-issued Chromebooks

The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), a consumer advocacy group, has accused Google of tracking the non-education internet usage of students through school-issued Chromebooks, which the group says is a violation of the Student Privacy Pledge. According to the EFF’s complaint to the Federal Trade Commission, the concern centers around Google Sync, which keeps browser settings in sync between multiple computers, with the data stored on Google’s servers.

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Oregon Senator introduces bill to thwart government snooping in phones, PCs

Senator Ron Wyden has introduced a bill that would prohibit the U.S. government from mandating backdoor access into the smartphones and computers of Americans. The bill comes after the FBI engaged in a standoff with tech giants like Apple and Google over the use of encryption software on newer phones. Law enforcement officials cite public safety as a concern and claim that having backdoor access could help in criminal investigations.

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