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How to upload your Twitter data to Redact2021-09-19

For a more streamlined, faster, more responsive experience, you should upload your data into the Redact client. The process can be a bit confusing if you haven't done it before, though.

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What you need to know about Trojan Horse viruses in 20212021-09-18

Much like the famous, wooden horse that the Greeks supposedly used to hide their troops in during the Trojan War, the Trojan horse malware (or just “Trojan”) operates almost identically. Instead of a wooden horse, the virus may appear as something harmless, such as an email attachment or a link to a website, and instead of soldiers hiding inside it, there’s malware.

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What is actually in the Instagram Terms of Service in 2021?2021-09-17

Whenever we make social media accounts, we tend to skip past the terms of service. We’re required to check the box to say we read it, but very few people could tell you anything specific about what they’re actually agreeing to. We’re going to go through each set of points, and give a summary over what they stipulate.

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The Effects of Net Neutrality in 20212021-09-16

Even though Net Neutrality stirred up a lot of discourse three years ago, there has not been much recent news about it. This stark contrast in interest raises one question: what were the long-term effects of repealing Net Neutrality, if any?

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7 easy steps to prevent identity theft2021-09-15

Identity theft affects millions every year. If you fall victim to it, your credit score can be destroyed, you can have difficulty opening new accounts, and you can even get in trouble with the IRS. If you haven’t gone through it, you can’t even imagine the intense amount of stress that identity theft victims are subjected to.

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What you need to know about ransomware in 20212021-09-14

When protecting both your privacy and online accounts, you are your best defense. However, often overlook something excruciatingly important: their mannerisms on social media.

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Is DDoSing Legal?2021-09-13

We already discussed the dire state of privacy legislation in the past, but that raises the question - is policy surrounding DDoSing similarly dismal?

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What you need to know about phishing scams in 20212021-09-12

While the rise of the Internet created many outstanding quality-of-life changes, it also unwillingly became an outlet for delinquency. While there is a plethora of methods at a cybercriminal’s disposal, one of the most potent and widely used is commonly referred to as “phishing.”

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