How to Avoid Being Tracked by Your Internet Service Provider or Online Apps

Cyware | November 18, 2019

How to Avoid Being Tracked by Your Internet Service Provider or Online Apps
Data is a huge market commodity now and the threat of unsolicited data collection from online services is real. With security and privacy breaches hitting the news frequently, limiting what data your internet service provider or other online entities can collect is a great way to avoid being a breach victim. The date and time of internet access, your location when accessing the internet, websites visited, and downloaded content are some of the metrics that your internet provider may monitor and collect. Here are a few things you can do to allow ISPs to collect minimal information about you. Instead of going with popular choices, take time to research about the privacy features of different browsers, including the lesser-known ones. Look for privacy options they provide and how much data they limit from your ISP.

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Cyber attackers are not just sharing and leveraging successful data breach methods, but also exfiltrated data feeds. The result - a Cybersecurity Dossier that includes user credentials, exploitable high value systems and applications, vendor credentials and exploitable vendor assets. This infographic outlines how the dossier and the voluminous data it contains is being used drive major cyberattacks and the new realities of the post malware age.

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