digital privacy

Catfish scams target everyone.  Here's how to protect children

Catfish scams target everyone. Here’s how to protect children

Catfishing crimes have ensnared people for years. This week, a grieving family implored parents to monitor their children’s online activity after a former Virginia state trooper fished a 15-year-old girl online. He then traveled to Southern California, where he allegedly killed the girl’s mother and grandparents. “Parents, please know your child’s online activity. Ask about …

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Why deleting something from the Internet is "almost impossible" |  CNN Business

Why deleting something from the Internet is “almost impossible” | CNN Business

CNN Business — Most people can live their digital lives assuming they can delete their posts, messages, and personal data from the services whenever they want. But a technical hearing this week challenged that fundamental assumption. Peiter “Mudge” Zatko, Twitter’s former security chief, told a Senate committee on Tuesday that the social network does not …

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Why deleting something from the Internet is "almost impossible" |  CNN Business

Why deleting something from the Internet is “almost impossible” | CNN Business

CNN Business — Most people can live their digital lives assuming they can delete their posts, messages, and personal data from the services whenever they want. But a technical hearing this week challenged that fundamental assumption. Peiter “Mudge” Zatko, Twitter’s former security chief, told a Senate committee on Tuesday that the social network does not …

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