April 13, 2019

6 Android Apps Which Automatically Transfer Your Data To Facebook

Back in December 2018, UK advocacy group Privacy International (PI) published a study which outlined Android apps which share sensitive personal data with Facebook, even if a user did not have a Facebook account. You may know that Facebook tracks its users, but did you know it also tracks non-users and logged-out users […]
April 3, 2018

8 Security Tips When Downloading Apps from App Stores

Our smartphones are increasingly becoming a more important fixture to our everyday lives. From using it for work, productivity, mobile banking, games and social media, the apps we use and download without thinking can have all kinds of access to our information. Apps from the app store can be retrieving all kinds of […]
October 18, 2017

4 Ways To Check What Data Your Apps Have Access To

Back when Facebook Quizzes were a thing, we would readily click “Agree” regardless of how much profile information we were giving these apps to access. And over the years, we have probably granted access to dozens more apps just like these without even remembering. Our social media accounts are probably something that we […]
October 11, 2017

The Ultimate Guide to Your Smartphone’s Mobile Privacy You Need to Know

As smartphones are getting smarter and smarter with new technology getting fancier by the day, so do privacy risks, threats and hacking attacks. Protecting your mobile phone is no longer as easy as simply locking your phone, not when all your personal data is stored on the device in your back pocket. To […]
June 21, 2017

How a Scam iOS VPN App Sneaked Into Apple’s Top 10 Apps

When people think of mobile apps, they often trust that iOS apps are ‘safer’ as compared to their Android counterparts because there is a belief that the Apple App Store is more heavily vetted.
June 13, 2017

The 3 Reasons Why You Should Always Use a VPN with Your Smartphone

There is a common belief that Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) are exclusively used for only people obsessed with their privacy, those using it for possibly nefarious purposes, or maybe someone just looking to hide from their bosses monitoring.
January 27, 2017

Free Mobile VPNS; Are They Safe?

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October 23, 2016

Keep Your iPhone Safe From Hackers

Since the launch of the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus as well as the release of Apple’s iOS 10, there are heaps of cool, new features to play around with for an iPhone user. However, as your data should be one of the most valuable things you own, here are a couple of tips […]