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Google Introduces New Privacy and Security Controls for Chrome

Chrome gets previously announced security and privacy features gradually introduced. Google’s designers have bundled things neatly together and made it easier for users to control crucial things. The new features will...
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129 Million Car Owners From Moscow Had Their Data Exposed Online

Someone is selling an extensive collection of data belonging to Russian car owners on the dark web. The dump contains the full identification details and car technical and registration data of 129...
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Facebook Acquired Giphy, so What Happens with the User Data Now?

Giphy user data will now pass over to Facebook, who will get to see how people interact with GIFs. The social media giant would like to make Giphy highly profitable, and they’ll...
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The US DOJ May Soon Pry Into People’s Browsing Data Without Warrant

A proposed amendment to the “Patriot Act” will make it legal for the DOJ to spy on people’s browsing histories. This includes privacy advocates, political rivals, activists, journalists, and other persons of...
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About 24,000 Android Apps Are Leaking User Data Through Google Firebase

Researchers found that a massive number of Android apps are essentially leaking sensitive user data. Some of these apps even allow writing permissions to anyone out there, so actors could push malware...
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Zoom Acquires Keybase and Will Soon Introduce End-to-End Encryption

Zoom will soon offer end-to-end encryption and cryptographic user IDs in its meeting rooms. The company acquired Keybase, so they can quickly incorporate its expertise into the teleconferencing solutions. Zoom says no...
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Security Flaws in the “Aarogya Setu” App Put 90 Million Indians at Risk

A French researcher has found a couple of privacy and security flaws in the Aarogya Setu app. The app’s team responded by saying these are features and not bugs, so nothing is...

What Do You Have to Do to Vanish Off-Grid?

If you read Technadu on a regular basis, you know that there are a lot of different ways you can be tracked. Wherever you go, someone is always watching in some way. As much as we...
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“HideMyAss” VPN Promises to No Longer Log Identifying User Data

“HideMyAss” say they will not store user IP addresses or browsing data on their systems anymore. The VPN provider lacked severely in this area, so it had to do something drastic about it....
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“Jio” Has Exposed User Data Collected by Its Coronavirus Symptom Checker App

Jio’s COVID-19 self-check app database was left exposed online without a password. The exposed data contained logged symptoms, contacts made, and even the coordinates of individual users. People are voluntarily using...