Avira Privacy Pal 1.8.0 promises to close over 200 privacy holes on your PC
February 12, 2019 – 05:12 | Comments Off on Avira Privacy Pal 1.8.0 promises to close over 200 privacy holes on your PC
Avira Privacy Pal 1.8.0 promises to close over 200 privacy holes on your PC

It’s almost impossible to do anything these days without
leaving a tell-tale digital trail behind you, particularly when accessing
internet-related services. Given many apps now spend a significant amount of
time connected to the internet, you can’t rely …

Ten top tips to keep your information secure on Data Privacy Day
January 28, 2019 – 12:30 | Comments Off on Ten top tips to keep your information secure on Data Privacy Day
Ten top tips to keep your information secure on Data Privacy Day

One of the biggest threats as you surf the internet isn’t hackers trying to get into your computer (a common misconception) or the potential of accidentally installing malicious software. Your security suite should take care …

Looking for an open-source password manager? Give Bitwarden a spin
November 21, 2018 – 07:02 | Comments Off on Looking for an open-source password manager? Give Bitwarden a spin
Looking for an open-source password manager? Give Bitwarden a spin

Everyone needs a password manager to surf the web safely – they enable you to set virtually crack-proof passwords for all your online accounts, plus store a range of other sensitive data too, all locked …

Steganos releases ‘anniversary edition’ Privacy Suite 20
September 7, 2018 – 05:34 | Comments Off on Steganos releases ‘anniversary edition’ Privacy Suite 20
Steganos releases ‘anniversary edition’ Privacy Suite 20

Who do you trust in 2018? We often get asked for our security recommendation and it’s a struggle to come up with a definitive answer. We won’t go in to detail in public, but there …

Kaspersky Total Security 2019 cleans misbehaving apps and browser extensions
May 25, 2018 – 05:33 | Comments Off on Kaspersky Total Security 2019 cleans misbehaving apps and browser extensions
Kaspersky Total Security 2019 cleans misbehaving apps and browser extensions

Kaspersky has released major new versions of its security suites with the launch of Kaspersky Internet Security 2019 and Kaspersky Total Security 2019 for Windows PCs.
The suite – which is also available (but not yet …

Ghostery 8.0 introduces behavioural protection against trackers and intrusive ads
December 6, 2017 – 10:08 | Comments Off on Ghostery 8.0 introduces behavioural protection against trackers and intrusive ads
Ghostery 8.0 introduces behavioural protection against trackers and intrusive ads

Cliqz has released Ghostery 8.0 for Chrome, as well as updates for Firefox and Opera users. The extension provides protection against tracking technologies and intrusive ads to boost browser privacy.
Version 8.0 implements a new heuristic …

O&O ShutUp10 1.6 adds Fall Creators Update support, UI improvements
October 17, 2017 – 05:59 | Comments Off on O&O ShutUp10 1.6 adds Fall Creators Update support, UI improvements
O&O ShutUp10 1.6 adds Fall Creators Update support, UI improvements

The average Windows 10 user will never be aware of the privacy issues associated with the operating system and with every major update, these privacy rights are amended by Microsoft.
With the release of Windows 10 …

Find and control Windows 10 privacy settings with WPD
June 23, 2017 – 15:20 | Comments Off on Find and control Windows 10 privacy settings with WPD
Find and control Windows 10 privacy settings with WPD

WPD is a freeware tool for exploring, understanding and tweaking Windows 10 privacy settings.
We’ve seen many of these – we’ll bet you have, too – but the program does have some unusual extras which help …

Manage Windows 10 privacy settings with Privacy Repairer
May 16, 2017 – 06:35 | Comments Off on Manage Windows 10 privacy settings with Privacy Repairer
Manage Windows 10 privacy settings with Privacy Repairer

Privacy Repairer is a portable tool for viewing and managing Windows 10 telemetry and privacy settings.
There’s now almost a whole sub-genre of software doing more or less the same thing, but Privacy Repairer has more …

O&O ShutUp10 1.5 protects your PC’s privacy against new Creator’s Update changes
April 12, 2017 – 05:54 | Comments Off on O&O ShutUp10 1.5 protects your PC’s privacy against new Creator’s Update changes
O&O ShutUp10 1.5 protects your PC’s privacy against new Creator’s Update changes

It can sometimes feel like Microsoft is playing a game with us over privacy. It promises to respect people’s rights in one sentence, then unleashes a new version of Windows 10 that finds new ways …

Tame Microsoft’s telemetry with Windows Privacy Tweaker
March 31, 2017 – 04:28 | Comments Off on Tame Microsoft’s telemetry with Windows Privacy Tweaker
Tame Microsoft’s telemetry with Windows Privacy Tweaker

Windows Privacy Tweaker is an easy-to-use portable application for viewing and controlling more than 50 Windows telemetry and privacy settings.
Unlike many similar programs, this isn’t just for Windows 10. You’ll be able to see and …