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Shoddy security and possible privacy invasions – those are two risks that come along with owning a smart device. Even if you’ve taken additional steps to protect your privacy – such as putting your IoT devices behind a VPN – an ISP, or an adversary with capabilities similar to an ISP, can still use your […]

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Insecure backend databases and mobile apps are making for a dangerous combination, exposing an estimated 280 million records that include a treasure-trove of private user data. According to a report by Appthority, more than 1,000 apps it looked at on mobile devices leaked personally identifiable information that included passwords, location, VPN PINs, emails and phone numbers.

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From Wikipedia’s current definition: “A virtual private network (VPN) is a virtualized extension of a private network across a public network such as the Internet.” So helpful! But what you really need to know is that this technology makes a secure connection between your device and an Internet server so that no one can eavesdrop on the data you’re exchanging — or alter it.

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