Security & Privacy Tutorials & How-Tos

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on November 13, 2018

Steam bug let users download unlimited games for free

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Posted by Keumars Afifi-Sabet on November 9, 2018

Oracle and Equifax among seven firms accused of ignoring GDPR

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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

mac_app_store_data_theft
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

apple_hacked_by_schoolboy
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

google_tracking_users_without_consent
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