How will GDPR Affect Social Media Marketing?

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Finjan How will GDPR Affect Social Media Marketing?

The May 25th, 2018 deadline for its formal introduction has passed and organizations across the globe are scrambling frantically to ensure that they’re prepared to meet the demanding terms of the European Union’s (EU’s) General Data Protection Regulation or GDPR. It’s a legal and compliance framework designed to safeguard the privacy and data rights of EU citizens and residents – … Read More

Data Privacy in Europe, the US, and Other Regions

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Finjan Data Privacy in Europe, the US, and Other Regions

As each day’s news seems to bring fresh revelations on how internet giants like Facebook and Google are allegedly abusing the trust of their subscribers by harvesting and selling personal data to the highest bidder, issues concerning online and general information privacy have become a major talking point. These issues have also become a priority for lawmakers across the planet, … Read More

Advantages of Cryptocurrency

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Finjan Advantages of Cryptocurrency

Having emerged as a digital alternative to more traditional methods of exchange like cash or credit cards, cryptographic or cryptocurrencies have also generated alternative points of view. On the one hand, there’s the school of thought which sees cryptocurrencies as a financial medium for fraudsters, terrorists, and criminals – especially given their involvement in ransomware scams, and in trading on … Read More

What Does Net Neutrality Mean for Your Privacy?

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Finjan What Does Net Neutrality Mean for Your Privacy?

In its purest form, net neutrality is the principle that all data on the internet should be treated equally by Internet Service Providers (ISPs), government bodies regulating internet access, and all entities concerned with the movement and management of data over the internet, generally. This idea considers internet access provision to be a public utility, much like water or electricity … Read More

Home DNA Tests Could Be Gathering Your Personal Info! A Discussion of Genetic Testing Privacy Issues

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Finjan Home DNA Tests Could Be Gathering Your Personal Info!  A Discussion of Genetic Testing Privacy Issues

Privacy concerns and worries about the handling of information gathered from consumers by mobile apps, websites, and online resources have been very much in the news, of late. But with the holiday season upon us – and with many people having excess time on their hands and/or memorable festive gifts to shop for – there’s an unusual new avenue which … Read More

VPN Restrictions in China, Russia and Other Countries

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Finjan VPN Restrictions in China, Russia and Other Countries

Although authorities in Europe have taken a stand on data privacy which comes down firmly on the side of the consumer, internet users in other parts of the world haven’t been so lucky. This has sparked a renewed interest in Virtual Private Network or VPN services and applications, as a hedge against government surveillance, targeted advertising, and the attention of … Read More