Privacy

What Is a Proxy?

If you’re familiar with network security and administration, you’re probably already familiar with proxies and proxy servers. However, even if you understand how a proxy works and what they are used for, you may learn a thing or two from this post. How Do Proxies Work? When you are connected to the internet through a…

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How Search Engines and Other Websites are Tracking You

Search Encrypt believes that tracking your location and who you are emailing is very intrusive. However, what you search for is another beast completely. This information reveals what you’re interested in, what you’re curious about, even what you think about those things. We’re explaining how websites and trackers follow you around the web. How Do Websites…

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Spotify Streaming Service Offers Poor Privacy Protection [Updated]

Popular music streaming service Spotify has raised privacy concerns as multiple security researchers have expressed concerns. Back in July, USA Today reported that your activity on Spotify is public and “can be used against you.” Even if you haven’t noticed, Spotify shares your listening activity and history with anyone who has a profile. Contents: Spotify Offers…