Privacy

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Protect yourself from these incidents

Two security scares in the past 24 hours should prompt you to make sure your software is up-to-date. But what are the risks?

WhatsApp hacked, update now

You should probably update your WhatsApp as a new vulnerability has been discovered that allows attackers to install malicious software remotely.

How digital platforms can trick us

Uber's IPO will value the company at more than $80 billion, yet the data it collects on its users may be worth even more – and creates the potential for dangerous manipulation.

Facebook admits it accidentally uploaded 1,5 million users’ e-mail contacts

Another privacy related saga as Facebook admits to accidentally uploading the e-mail contacts of 1,5 million users without their consent.

Facebook’s privacy pivot

CEO Mark Zuckerberg's claimed intent to focus on privacy will be hard to execute, will not happen soon and does not address major concerns about the company's role in society.

Twitter doesn't delete your deleted DMs

Even after 11 years, Twitter still does not delete your deleted Direct Messages (DMs).

Kenya's government is looking to compromise citizens' data privacy

Kenya needs to tread carefully. It must avoid placing the country's security ahead of people's privacy rights.