Privacy post archive

  1. Demand for ads on the receiving end
  2. Website security word salad
  3. An app to not be run over
  4. Thinking aloud about web engagement
  5. The Brussels Effect
  6. TNL’s Nine Pillars of Digital Justice
  7. My essential Firefox fixes (and add-ons) in 2022
  8. Australian energy company data collection
  9. URL trends from 2013
  10. The Raspberry Pi A+, and Pi-Hole
  11. Not just the algorithm, it’s Zuck’s company too
  12. Privacy and trust as a luxury good
  13. Disparate thoughts about VPNs
  14. Martin Fowler on the impact of software
  15. Links for week 36, 2021
  16. Considering the context of IT systems
  17. Conflating security with privacy
  18. A rough week for Apple users
  19. Revisiting webcam covers
  20. Inline links to videos with play buttons
  21. ACIC’s expanded surveillance submission
  22. Opting out of Google’s FLoC
  23. The Internet interprets censorship as damage?
  24. Being victim of another data breach
  25. Security flaws in smart doorbells
  26. John Naughton on the Internet-of-Things
  27. If we could demand the same security answers
  28. Journalism: make them care
  29. Bruce Schneier on blockchain tech
  30. Social network CFO says iOS 14 to hurt tracking
  31. An analysis of native IoT advertising
  32. Encrypted ZFS on NetBSD 9.0, for a FreeBSD guy
  33. Ministers not wanting the COVID tracking app
  34. Follow-up to my fintech security post
  35. Even respected sites are failing to address fintech security
  36. Digital rights and political impunity
  37. Rearranging The Verge’s tech flops list
  38. Solution to blocking home recording
  39. Firefox reporting blocked trackers
  40. Do you agree to accept our cookies?
  41. Ubiquiti’s phoning home issues
  42. What I'm reading, 2019 week 42
  43. Google against W3C privacy push
  44. Common myths about private browsing
  45. Siri response grading
  46. When someone close nearly got phone scammed
  47. The issue isn’t privacy, it’s privacy?
  48. False dichotomy of human rights or privacy
  49. Covering laptop cameras, revistied
  50. When CDNs say you have malware
  51. Richard Di Natale on Australia’s #aabill
  52. Elizabeth Warren breaking up big IT
  53. Australian IT in the budget reply speech
  54. Facebook’s lobbying against global privacy laws
  55. Testing HTTPS/TLS sites
  56. The unfortunately-named bought Eero
  57. Decentraleyes
  58. Pinterest’s CEO and his service
  59. Predictable issues with video doorbells
  60. Bell Canada wanting permission to track customers
  61. Bookmark cleanout, December 2018
  62. Revenue and responsibility
  63. Yes, the #AABill is about encryption
  64. Australia’s new anti-encryption bill
  65. If you want encryption, you support…
  66. Apple T2 webcam security
  67. IBM CEO on Silicon Valley privacy
  68. Those white collars
  69. Economic impact of back doors
  70. ModernWebBloat.js
  71. Replacing social networks with RSS
  72. The Facebook market failure
  73. Home digital assistants
  74. The one time I installed Chrome
  75. Two-factor auth and password managers
  76. Stack Overflow survey omission
  77. FaceID
  78. Advanced protection from Google instead?
  79. Osaka Free WiFi
  80. Scott Ludlam
  81. Prevent GELI password boot prompts
  82. Mr Brandis, You Can (Not) Decrypt
  83. The blight of expired Let’s Encrypt certs
  84. Trip back in time: cost of encryption
  85. Reasons to use HTTPS
  86. Covering laptop cameras
  87. Facebook privacy
  88. Windows 10 versus Wireshark
  89. Australian privacy, NBN net neutrality, and other news
  90. Microsoft responds to Windows 10 backlash
  91. Tracking loved ones, with victim blaming
  92. Just don’t use Facebook then
  93. Ed Bott on Windows 10
  94. Australia's surveillance tax is on
  95. Keyloggers
  96. Creepy sanctioned University Experience Surveys
  97. Media reporting on Dropbox security, privacy
  98. Force SSH password authentication
  99. S/MIME in Mac Outlook
  100. Windows 8 Mail and S/MIME
  101. Ladar Levison, and tapping is easy right?
  102. Why Lavabit shut down
  103. My preferred Safari extensions
  104. Disconnect for ALL the browsers
  105. Practical, private Dropbox use cases
  106. Wikipedia on DuckDuckGo and Google
  107. FreeBSD and hardware random number generators
  108. So we heard you like being in ads
  109. Remembering the goals of IT security
  110. Obama’s 2009 whistleblower promise
  111. Microsoft enhances Windows 8.1 with ads
  112. The real barrier to SaaS adoption
  113. HKSAR Government statement on Edward Snowden
  114. Sorry Scoble, @Om was right on privacy
  115. Google Keep?
  116. Yahoo! Mail finally gets SSL!
  117. Disable some of Google’s tracking
  118. Chrome supports DNT, finally
  119. Are sites storing your passwords securely?
  120. Robbie Williams, The Actor
  121. I was wrong about Google Street View
  122. No drive encryption in flavours of Windows 8?
  123. Google has merged their TOS… so?
  124. Your car was stolen in London too?
  125. Scared of Google? You won’t be of Microsoft!
  126. Telstra customers exposed, again?
  127. Telstra joins the Plaintext Password Parade
  128. Sophos CityRail memory key adventures
  129. Biometric flying Malaysian aeroplanes
  130. Cause this is my United States of Whatever
  131. Google_nomap?
  132. Is Facebook any different? I think so
  133. Westfield tracking users, not on trains
  134. What does Google know of your interests?
  135. Don’t be a cloud tool, use them as tools!
  136. Being realistic about Windows
  137. Apple Android locationgate whatnot
  138. Dropping some sanity… into a box
  139. FileVault on case sensitive HFS+
  140. Youths not concerned about online privacy
  141. CSRF, snooping, RequestPolicy for Firefox
  142. Cool uses for RequestPolicy!
  143. The bane of unmaintained Windows PCs
  144. A Windows 7 cleaning saga
  145. compromised, with anecdotes
  146. Telstra’s Internet and Cyber-safety site thing
  147. The whole Beef Taco Firefox debate
  148. Australia to record browsing history?
  149. #CloudSourceSG, SalesForce in Singapore
  150. Installing TrueCrypt on x86 or x84 Fedora
  151. 14th of May is Kill Your Facebook Day
  152. Does Facebook sell me with a pretty bow?
  153. Facebook third parties and inconvenient privacy
  154. Personal take on CNET’s iPhone 4G wishlist
  155. Uh oh, Facebook pre-approved third-party sites
  156. Firefox 3.6.2 fixes that zero day exploit thing
  157. Ruben’s biased browser feature table
  158. Fielding beats Ludlam, game over folks
  159. A combination lock USB key?
  160. Bruce Schneier facts, again!
  161. Shell’s massive data breach loss thing
  162. Google Buzz was a Google Facebook moment
  163. An OpenSSH epiphany
  164. Shell TrueCrypt on OS X
  165. Facebook’s reputation erosion?
  166. Worrying out loud about JavaScript
  167. Thoughts on the .net Firefox plugin saga
  168. Deleting, starting my Facebook profile again
  169. Firefox 3.0.14 and 3.5.3 announced
  170. Good encrypted disk images on Mac OS X
  171. There’s nothing wrong with online privacy
  172. Ghostery Mozilla Firefox extension review