• HP EliteBook Gets Sure View To Block 'Visual Hacking'

    HP EliteBook Gets Sure View To Block 'Visual Hacking'

    In this webinar we'll explore ways to prove the old guard wrong by showing that security and DevOp Privacy screens on the HP EliteBook 1040 and HP EliteBook 840 will keep shoulder-surfers from spying on your machine.If you have one of HP's new laptops, all you need to do is press a button to ensure privacy.
  • Evernote Backtracks on Privacy Policy

    Evernote Backtracks on Privacy Policy

    The company recently introduced new rules authorizing employee access to users' saved scribblings.Instead, Evernote will revise its existing policy "to address our customers' concerns, reinforce that their data remains private by default, and confirm the trust they have placed in Evernote is well founded," Greg Chiemingo, senior director of communications, wrote in a blog post.
  • Norton WiFi Privacy (for Android)

    Norton WiFi Privacy (for Android)

    Depending on how you look at it, Norton WiFi Privacy compares favorably on price, but the rest of its offering comes up short.For example, a Norton WiFi Privacy subscription covers only a single device.
  • Steganos Privacy Suite 18

    Steganos Privacy Suite 18

    Several components of the Steganos Privacy Suite are available as standalone products.If you get this password manager as part of the Steganos suite, you might as well use it.
  • Amazon Says First Amendment Protects Alexa Data

    Amazon Says First Amendment Protects Alexa Data

    Prosecutors in an Arkansas murder trial claim that an Amazon Echo could hold data crucial to the case, but Amazon says that data is protected by the First Amendment and is refusing to give it up.It received national attention in December when authorities issued a warrant for data stored on the defendant's Echo, powered by Amazon's Alexa voice assistant.
  • Sex Toy Company Will Pay $3.75M to Settle Spying Claim

    Sex Toy Company Will Pay $3.75M to Settle Spying Claim

    The Canadian maker of an internet-connected sex toy has agreed to pay $3.75 million to settle claims that it collected users' data without their permission.
  • That was quick! Verizon to install adware on phones after privacy rules repealed

    That was quick! Verizon to install adware on phones after privacy rules repealed

    After Evie debuted its eponymous launcher a few months back, it teamed up with Verizon for AppFlash.And it recommends apps using virtualization technology: You can stream up to a minute of an app from Evie’s servers free of charge.
  • How to Protect Your Privacy in Windows 10

    How to Protect Your Privacy in Windows 10

    Among the upgrades in the Windows 10 Creators Update are changes to how you manage and control your privacy.When you fire up the Creators Update, Windows presents a screen where you can enable or disable various privacy settings, which you can change or manage at any time.
  • These Companies Are 'Falling Short' on User Privacy

    These Companies Are 'Falling Short' on User Privacy

    Four major telecommunications companies—AT&T, Comcast, T-Mobile, and Verizon—are "falling short" on user privacy, according to a new report from the Electronic Frontier Foundation.The report rates companies on how they deal with government requests for user data.
  • Amazon May Let Developers Read Your Alexa Chats

    Amazon May Let Developers Read Your Alexa Chats

    The way to respond to competition is by improving the Echo/Alexa service.However, in order to do that Amazon is considering stepping into the risky area of sharing private data with third-party developers.
  • Kids (and Twins) May Want to Pass on iPhone X Face ID

    Kids (and Twins) May Want to Pass on iPhone X Face ID

    Are you worried about the security of Apple's new Face ID feature on the upcoming iPhone X?First of all, it's highly unlikely that a random person will be able to unlock your iPhone X using Face ID, Apple wrote.
  • Fault Allowed Google Home Mini Speakers to Record Everything

    Fault Allowed Google Home Mini Speakers to Record Everything

    But that's not the case for Google's Home Mini speaker.Some of them have been listening to everything, recording it all, and transmitting the audio back to Google's servers.