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A data breach at credit bureau Experian may have exposed data from T-Mobile USA on about 15 million U.S. consumers.
Private browsing modes don't protect you from third-party tracking during your browsing session, but that's about to change on Firefox.
With the focus on suppressing ads with content-blocking Safari extensions, security may have taken a backseat. There's a lot to mine there.
The $3 app used Ghostery's database to allow users to block ads in Mobile Safari, but Arment didn't "feel good" about it after the fact. Here's how to get a refund.
On Thursday, a site-specific search on Google for trip.uber.com produced dozens of links to Uber rides that have been completed and cancelled, in countries around the world including the U.S., England, Russia, France and Mexico.
Mobile applications aimed at children are doing a better job in recent years of disclosing their privacy practices, but many apps still lack basic information, according to a U.S. Federal Trade Commission survey.
You already knew that secure web connections prevent snooping by criminals and others on points between you and a server. But they also keep networks from injecting advertising.
By effectively shutting down apps that showed politicians' deleted tweets, Twitter is giving politicians more control over public speech, and at the cost of transparency, some digital media experts said.
The membership data for a site that advertised itself as catering to cheating married people has been disclosed, shredding some last vestige of online confidentiality.
After more than a year in beta, the EFF's Privacy Badger privacy-protecting add-on for Chrome and Firefox is available in its first stable version.
A reader asks for help limiting Spotlight searches in Yosemite, but does Spotlight search other users' accounts?
Windows 10 lets you share Wi-Fi network access with contacts in a seemingly secure manner, but it opens all Wi-Fi networks to the potential of unwanted use.
Your Timeline shows you where you've been on any given day if you're storing your location history with Google.
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