The Intersection of Privacy and Cybersecurity

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In this guide we look at how to get familiar with using/tweaking Safing Portmaster, an open-source and host-based application firewall available for Linux and Windows machines.

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This post was originally published on 18 MAY 2022; it has since been updated and revised.

You may hear a lot that you should block ads and trackers. But how can you block ads? Which adblockers should you use? Which adblocking method is best?

This guide aims to provide information on differen...

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As you've researched how best to block ads (and also the trackers that frequently come with them), you've probably come across mentions of uBlock Origin and Pi-Hole.

uBlock Origin is the gold standard for adblocking; but Pi-Hole has numerous unique benefits as well. So, which blocking solution sho...

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