Learn how to protect your privacy online and what to do if you or someone you know is dealing with online abuse or harassment.
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Sharing Information: A Day in Your Life
Many everyday activities allow businesses access to information about your habits, tastes and activities. But where does that information go and how is it used?
How To Protect Your Privacy Online
When you do anything online, you leave a trail. Learn how online tracking works and what you can do about it.
How To Protect Your Privacy on Apps
What you can do to protect your privacy on mobile apps.
What To Know About People Search Sites That Sell Your Information
Learn how people search sites work and how to ask them to stop selling your information.
Protecting Your Child’s Privacy Online
As a parent, you have control over the personal information companies collect online from your kids under 13.
Health Apps and Your Sensitive Information
Health apps help you track your health conditions, count your calories, and manage your medications. Learn about the risks associated with these types of apps.
DNA Test Kits: Protecting the Privacy of Your Sensitive Information
DNA test kits promise intriguing insights into your past and your future. Get advice about protecting the privacy of the sensitive information these tests reveal.
Securing Your Internet-Connected Devices at Home
Steps that can help protect your internet-connected devices.
How To Secure Your Voice Assistant and Protect Your Privacy
Here's what you can do to keep your voice assistant and recordings private and secure.
Selling your car?
When you sell or donate your car, that personal data might be accessible to the next owner if you don’t take steps to remove it.
Buying or selling a “smart” home?
Whether you are buying or selling a home, think about the technology you may be buying or selling along with it.
Security smarts for smartwatches
Enjoying the convenience of a smartwatch means trusting it to keep your data safe.
Online Abuse and Harassment
Stalking Apps: What To Know
Stalking apps on your phone can track or monitor your behavior.
What To Do if You’re the Target of Revenge Porn
Did someone share an intimate image of you without your OK? Find out what you can do about it.
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