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  1. Press: Cuidado con la llave maestra de sus finanzas
    El escándalo por la brecha de seguridad del bureau de crédito de Equifax ha puesto a muchos consumidores en guardia porque es como si 145.5 millones de personas hubiesen dejado la caja fuerte de sus… | Oct 04, 2017
  2. Press: SEC says 2016 hack did expose personal information
    The SEC had initially said the 2016 breach had potentially allowed hackers to make an illegal profit from stock sales, but had not exposed any personal information. But that is no longer true, the agency… | Oct 03, 2017
  3. Press: Yahoo triplica cifra de afectados por ciberataque de 2013
    \Yahoo triplicó el martes lo que ya era el mayor ciberataque de la historia, al informar que afectó a 3.000 millones de sus usuarios, y no los 1.000 millones que se dieron a conocer originalmente… | Oct 03, 2017
  4. Press: Las redes sociales de quienes entren a Estados Unidos serán revisadas
    El Departamento de Seguridad Nacional pronto comenzará a recolectar datos en redes sociales de todos los inmigrantes que entren a Estados Unidos. Es parte de lo que funcionarios de la agencia llaman una iniciativa para… | Oct 02, 2017
  5. Press: Tinder sent me 800 pages of my deepest, darkest secrets
    The Tinder dating app has 800 pages of information on me, and probably on you too if you are also one of its 50 million users. In March I asked Tinder to grant me access… | Sep 29, 2017
  6. Press: Deloitte hit by cyber-attack revealing clients’ secret emails
    One of the world’s “big four” accountancy firms has been targeted by a sophisticated hack that compromised the confidential emails and plans of some of its blue-chip clients, the Guardian can reveal. | Sep 26, 2017
  7. Press: Facebook to turn over russian-linked ads to Congress
    Under growing pressure from Congress and the public to reveal more about the spread of covert Russian propaganda on Facebook, the company said on Thursday that it was turning over more than 3,000 Russia-linked ads… | Sep 22, 2017
  8. Press: Replacing touch ID with face ID is a worse idea than you think
    Face ID, as the name implies, uses four sensors embedded in the front of the iPhone X to scan a user’s face and then unlock the phone. | Sep 19, 2017
  9. Press: ¿Los agentes fronterizos quieren revisar su computadora portátil y su teléfono? deben tener una orde
    Los viajeros estadounidenses que regresan a los Estados Unidos probablemente entienden que los funcionarios de aduanas pueden revisarr su equipaje buscando artículos de contrabando o armas. Pero muchos se sorprenderían al saber que los agentes… | Sep 19, 2017
  10. Press: Verizon gives away cool freebies, as long as you give away your privacy
    Would you give up your privacy for a shot at free concert tickets, Uber rides or Apple Music tunes? Verizon is betting the answer is yes. | Sep 15, 2017
  11. Press: Equifax says vulnerability behind breach; FTC confirms investigation
    It’s been a week since credit reporting agency Equifax admitted it had lost sensitive personal data for 143 million American consumers — one of the worst data breaches yet. Now, the company says it knows… | Sep 15, 2017
  12. Press: Demandan a EEUU por registrar laptops y teléfonos
    Una demanda federal presentada el miércoles en Estados Unidos sostiene que la práctica creciente del gobierno de registrar laptops y teléfonos en la frontera es anticonstitucional porque los dispositivos electrónicos contienen información privada y de… | Sep 13, 2017
  13. Press: Ask Finney: Equifax hack—now what?
    7 on Your Side's Michael Finney has some answers for you on the Equifax hack that has put 143 million Americans at risk. | Sep 12, 2017
  14. Press: How to wipe a computer clean of personal data
    Before selling, donating, or recycling your outdated laptop, protect your privacy with this important step. | Sep 08, 2017
  15. Press: Uber will stop tracking riders after they are dropped off
    Uber's controversial policy of tracking riders after the trip ends is officially over! The ride-hailing company confirmed the news on Tuesday, amid attempts to fix its reputation. The post-trip tracking feature was first enabled last… | Sep 01, 2017
  16. Press: How Netflix guesses what you want to watch
    Those suggested new favorites are much more customized for each subscriber than might be evident from a glance at the Netflix home page. | Aug 24, 2017
  17. Press: 4 ways companies track you online
    Since knowledge is power, here are four ways that online entities can log your online browsing and activities, as well as some handy tips on how to stop them. | Aug 24, 2017
  18. Press: Is LinkedIn trying to protect your data — or hoard it?
    When you create a public profile on a social network such as LinkedIn, it isn't just your friends and contacts who can see that data. For better or for worse, other companies can legally download that information… | Aug 16, 2017
  19. Press: Anonymous browsing data isn’t as anonymous as you think
    It’s a revelation that will shock precisely nobody: Your private data is not as private as you think. | Aug 04, 2017
  20. Press: Dust isn’t the only thing your Roomba is sucking up
    The company behind the Roomba vacuum, iRobot, has grand plans to one day sell the mapping data its robot cleaner collects to giant technology companies like Google, Apple and Amazon.  Two models of the tiny… | Jul 26, 2017
  21. Press: Wisconsin company to install rice-sized microchips in employees
    A Wisconsin technology company is offering its employees microchip implants that can be used to scan into the building and purchase food at work. Whether or not to get a chip is up to the employee… | Jul 25, 2017
  22. Press: Hackers stole credit card numbers from Trump’s hotels for months
    Guests at 14 Trump properties, including hotels in Washington, New York and Vancouver, have had their credit card information exposed, marking the third time in as many years that a months-long security breach has affected customers of the… | Jul 18, 2017
  23. Press: EEUU: Facebook impugna pesquisas gubernamentales a usuarios
    Las principales compañías tecnológicas y grupos defensores de las libertades civiles han cerrado filas con Facebook en la lucha que ésta libra en tribunales contra el acceso del gobierno a cuentas de... | Jul 16, 2017
  24. Press: Customer records for millions Of Verizon subscribers exposed
    A cyber security firm says information for at least 14 million Verizon residential and small business wireline customers was found on an unsecured web server, allowing anyone on the Internet to access it. Verizon says… | Jul 14, 2017
  25. Featured: Tell your California state senators that your privacy is not for sale
    Broadband internet service providers (like AT&T, Comcast, Verizon and others) often sell information about you and your online activities without your consent. A state bill (AB 375) would prevent this, but it needs your help!… | Jul 12, 2017
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