Brave, a privacy-focused web browser, just alleged that Google is using hidden web pages to feed personal data of its users to advertisers. This new evidence of Google’s circumventing EU privacy regulations to collect personal data has been submitted by Brave for an investigation by Ireland’s Data Protection Commission.  In a report byContinue Reading

Huawei is China’s largest technology company, and they are accusing the U.S. government of orchestrating a campaign attacking them. The company says the U.S. government instructed law enforcement agencies to threaten its employees and attempted cyber-attacks aimed at infiltrating its internal network. Tensions between Huawei and the U.S. government are high.Continue Reading

When the broader internet is monitored, peer-to-peer mesh networking apps like Bridgefy and FireChat may be the savior to say connected without government surveillance. At least that is what protestors in Hong Kong are trying. The protestors are increasingly trading in SMS, emails and China’s social network of choice, WeChat, for off-the-grid messagingContinue Reading

The IRS is warning taxpayers about an email attack using messages pretending to be legitimate IRS communications. The goal of the attack is installing malware on users computers; to gain control of the device or install software like a keystroke logger, so as to eventually gain passwords to sensitive accounts,Continue Reading