Subscribe via RSS Feed Connect on Pinterest

Hi, Welcome to Internet Safety and Privacy where you will find information, guides and resources to help keep you safe, and protect your privacy online. Many people purchase security software to protect their computer systems and while this is an essential part of a responsible protection strategy; software does not even cover half the potential threats that are out there. Software alone cannot block some of the most dangerous online threats. Only by being aware of the threat and understanding how to avoid it can we begin to approach complete protection.

Chris Bennetts - The Virtual Webmaster

Tag: Hacked

Finger Prints Stolen

September 26, 2015
Finger Prints Stolen

Having your fingerprints taken for a job with security is the one ID it is hard to copy. Many US establishments use fingerprint technology to open doors and computer files. This was judged to be very safe, but now it has been admitted that over 1 million fingerprint information files have been hacked. The culprit […]

Continue Reading »

Medical Records Hacked

September 13, 2015
Medical Records Hacked

When you go to your doctor or even the hospital, we all know that confidentiality is of key importance. We know what is written in our files is between us and the medical staff. Maybe the insurance company, may have a right to see too, but that’s it right? Can you imagine what would happen […]

Continue Reading »