Category Archives: Online Privacy

When Art Imitates Life – A Review of “I.T.” the Movie

Recently, I saw “I.T.” the movie starring Pierce Brosnan as a visionary CEO named Mike Regan. In the movie, Regan is planning to take his company public, and soon after the movie begins, Regan makes a presentation to a large … Continue reading

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Why the Apple-FBI Feud Affects YOU!

While the eyes of everyone in the technology sector watched the Apple-FBI feud about a key to unlock a terrorist’s iPhone, you should have been watching too. You might wonder why this situation affected you, and the reason is simple. … Continue reading

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Five Tips for #CyberMonday

With #CyberMonday here, be careful – translation, very careful –  about your online activities today. For those of you who plan to make purchases either at lunch, break time, or at the end of the work day until midnight sales … Continue reading

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Does Your Mobile Strategy Include Mobile Capture Technology?

Thanks to evolving technology, it seems as if some form of new technology is introduced every week. One new technology is referred to as mobile captures. No, this doesn’t mean taking a photo of something from your smartphone or mobile … Continue reading

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Want a Competitive Advantage? Then Protect Your Customers’ Privacy

It seems as if we hear about a major data breach every day, whether it’s a government entity, hospital or other medical institution, or a large retail outlet. Whether the breach occurs due to malware or a lack of external … Continue reading

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What Policies Appear On Your Website?

Like many businesses, you probably maintain Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and LinkedIn accounts to promote your product or service. If your leadership and IT teams listen to your marketing and PR teams, these social sites link back to your main website. … Continue reading

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The Newest Event at the Olympics: Electronics Hacking

If you own a business, you should be very worried for the next couple of weeks. You may not be making any large purchases, hiring entire departments of personnel, or launching new products, but your data may be at risk … Continue reading

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Privacy vs. Security

It seems as if everyone is talking about privacy – or wait, is it security? First there was the WikiLeaks data leak by Julian Assange; then there was the NSA data leak by Edward Snowden which brought to light the … Continue reading

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Does Your Business Conduct Undercover Reconnaissance on Your Customers?

Last year, there was a story in the news that an international airline would conduct Google searches on its passengers in an effort to create customized experiences for its repeat travelers. The head of customer analysis of British Airways explained … Continue reading

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Is Your Business Ready for Cyber Monday?

Cyber Monday is the day when all employers cringe. This is because many employees will spend a portion of their day making online holiday purchases instead of working. “Cyber Monday is the Monday after Black Friday, the Friday following Thanksgiving … Continue reading

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