The Intersection of Privacy and Cybersecurity

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Virtual Private Networks (VPN) have come into the spotlight in recent years. You've probably been exposed to some level of VPN marketing telling you that you "need" one to be private and secure online.

However, have you considered who really "needs" a VPN? Or whether a VPN is right for you?

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Password management is essential to the security of your passwords and thus the security of your online accounts.

You probably know not to reuse passwords or to use weak passwords. You also probably know that you should use a password manager (or currently use one)... Ideally, you'd use a pass...

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This post was originally published on 7 OCT 2021. It has since been revised and updated.

Long story short: Google Chrome sucks for privacy.

Now, with that out the way, I'm here to show you how to download, install, and tweak the Ungoogled Chromium browser.

Bear in mind that installing and...

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This post was originally published on 26 DEC 2020. It has since been revised and updated.

Privacy browsers mostly function the same as your "normal" browsers - but user (read: your) privacy and security are at the forefronts of their functions.

Ideally, these browsers are open-source so that...

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