Security & Privacy Tutorials & How-Tos

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on October 31, 2018

Eurostar data breach requires users to change login details

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Posted by William Stanton on October 29, 2018

The biggest data breaches

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Posted by Claire Tourigny on October 29, 2018

Bing is promoting malware in “Google Chrome” searches

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Posted by Rene Millman on October 25, 2018

Cathay Pacific data breach exposes 9.4 million customers

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on October 25, 2018

Facebook fined £500,000 for Cambridge Analytica scandal

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on October 25, 2018

Google now lets you easily delete your search history

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Posted by Rene Millman on October 24, 2018

88% of Android apps syphon personal data to Facebook, Google and more

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Posted by Claire Tourigny on October 18, 2018

Apple data request: How to see everything Apple knows about you

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Posted by Bobby Hellard on October 18, 2018

Apple now lets you see what data it holds about you

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Posted by Tom Bedford on October 16, 2018

Your browser’s “Do Not Track” privacy feature doesn’t stop sites tracking you

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Posted by Bobby Hellard on October 16, 2018

UK is at risk from a huge cyber security attack

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Posted by Tom Bedford on October 15, 2018

There’s a new trojan malware mimicking the Google Play Store

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Posted by Rene Millman on October 11, 2018

WhatsApp security bug enabled hackers to take over phones with video call

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Posted by Rene Millman on October 9, 2018

Google axes Google+ following discovery of huge data leak

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on October 8, 2018

Google avoids £3.3bn payout thanks to High Court blocking lawsuit

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Posted by Roland Moore-Colyer on October 5, 2018

National security experts have “no reason to doubt” Apple over Chinese spy chip claims

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Posted by Tom Bedford on October 1, 2018

Tory Party Conference app responsible for major security leak

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on October 1, 2018

Facebook faces £1.25bn EU fine due to massive data breach

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Posted by Tom Bedford on October 1, 2018

Tim Berners-Lee’s new startup is aiming to protect your data

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Posted by Clare Hopping on October 1, 2018

Bupa worker tried to sell customer data on dark web

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Posted by Clare Hopping on September 28, 2018

Business Apple devices have a major security flaw

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Posted by Clare Hopping on September 27, 2018

Google backtracks on new controversial Chrome feature

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Posted by Keumars Afifi-Sabet on September 27, 2018

The NHS could face fines for unpaid data protection fees

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Posted by Tom Bedford on September 26, 2018

Fujitsu aims to train students for a career in cyber security

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Posted by Clare Hopping on September 26, 2018

Firefox Monitor lets you know if your email has been stolen by hackers

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Posted by Bobby Hellard on September 24, 2018

Google quietly logs users into Chrome without consent

how_to_protect_against_data_breach
Posted by Claire Tourigny on September 20, 2018

How to protect yourself from a data breach

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Posted by Claire Tourigny on September 17, 2018

Nearly half of all calls will be spam

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Posted by Rene Millman on September 12, 2018

TV Licensing suffers security lapse potentially exposing over 40,000 viewers’ bank details

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Posted by Bobby Hellard on September 11, 2018

British Airways data breach caused by just 22 lines of malicious JavaScript code

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on September 11, 2018

These Mac apps have been secretly collecting your data

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Posted by Adam Shepherd on September 7, 2018

North Korean hacker charged by US for WannaCry and Sony violation

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Posted by Tom Bedford on September 7, 2018

Apple is opening up your data to law enforcement with a secure portal

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Posted by William Stanton on September 7, 2018

British Airways data breach is bigger than first thought, admits BA

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Posted by Emma Sims on September 6, 2018

Your phone’s lockscreen code can be stolen via its speakers

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Posted by Darien Graham-Smith on September 4, 2018

Do you really need Android antivirus?

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Posted by Keumars Afifi-Sabet on September 3, 2018

UK government threatens mandatory backdoors into encrypted systems

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Posted by William Stanton on September 3, 2018

How to secure your smart home

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on August 28, 2018

Fortnite on Android installer leaves users vulnerable to hackers

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on August 24, 2018

Get a free Fortnite dance with two-factor authentication activation

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Posted by Emma Sims on August 21, 2018

Russian hackers caught red-handed by Microsoft in dupe website scam

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Posted by Emma Sims on August 20, 2018

NHS data breach reveals almost 10,000 patient records – are you affected?

Posted by Kale Havervold on August 17, 2018

Does My iPhone Need an Antivirus? Everything To Know About Securing Your iPhone

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Posted by Adam Shepherd on August 17, 2018

Apple was hacked by a 16-year-old Australian schoolboy

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Posted by Bobby Hellard on August 15, 2018

Instagram users fall victim to creepy Russian hack

Posted by Nik on August 14, 2018

How To Fix WiFi Not Working on the iPhone

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Posted by Emma Sims on August 13, 2018

Google will track you even when you’ve told it not to

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Posted by Emma Sims on August 2, 2018

Reddit data breach: Your private information could have been hacked

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Posted by Adam Shepherd on July 23, 2018

How Russia hacked the 2016 US election

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Posted by Alphr on July 23, 2018

How to avoid turning your personal data into a hacker’s goldmine