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‘There is no proof that video surveillance helps decrease crime’

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Why is it important to know the power structure behind the Internet? A researcher named Rebecca Mackinnon once said that we know how the world works in real life but we don’t understand the mechanisms that govern the digital world. If you know where a lawmaker works you could demand to meet with him or send him a letter… but you wouldn’t be able to do that if you think he lives on TV. What we see now is that every time a technology-related scandal breaks out, people complain and go around saying “they’re tracking our information.” Who? Why? It’s not the same when a private company does it as when a government is the culprit. Why are you so interested in the inner workings of the Web, from underwater cables to server farms? It’s part of my job to bust myths. When I began the book I conducted a very simple survey: I asked 50 people to draw the Internet. Most of those drawings reflected the idea of the Internet as a cloud, as something that’s in the sky. But if you analyze things more closely you can begin to understand who’s responsible when the Internet service is cut […]

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Important Tips to Make your Apple iPhone Hack Proof

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Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

The Apple iPhone has made life easier for the user. Accessibility and connectivity are made convenient for the user. However, overtaking someone else’s data has also been made convenient. If data accessibility is easier for you, it can be accessible for someone else as well. Despite iOS providing its users with a plethora of features for online security, crimes such as cyber theft and hacking are still prevalent. Plenty of loopholes in the system make the crime possible. Apple had to shut down its development center for a few days due to similar wicked activity. Apple reported that users had nothing to worry about, but it is better to be vigilant before than repent later. All Apple consumers have to access the company’s website to download different apps. Therefore, the user is required to have an account. The incident indicates that consumers also require protection for their passcode and passwords on the web. Hazards of Staying Connected Speculation has it that hacking can be done in your iPhone when it is connected to the charger. As the data is being transferred through cable onto the device, the probability of data hacking at this point increases even more. As people stay […]

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