Encrypted Messaging and Why You Need It

Let’s talk about secure encrypted messaging apps, and why you need one. People think they have nothing worth hiding, but everyone has information about themselves they don’t want others to know. Any messages you send via SMS or text messaging can be intercepted much...

Protecting Yourself from Doxing

What is Doxing? Doxing is when someone publishes the personal information of their targets. Doxing uses personal contact information or personally identifiable information (PII) to escalate harassment against their target, which could be you. Generally, harassers use...

Security Round-Up 20 October 2023

Privacy, Safety & OSINT Highlights for week of 16-20 Oct 2023 Harassment & Stalking Headlines Man Arrested After Stalking Woman Through Social Media and Final Fantasy 14 [GameRant] A man in Tokyo, Japan was arrested for stalking and harassing a woman through...

Threat Modeling for Harassment, Stalking or Intimate Partner Violence

First, let’s define threat modeling, so you have some context. Threat modeling is a way to help predict what can happen by looking at what happened in the past. For victims of harassment, stalking or intimate partner violence, threat modeling & understanding your...

How to Avoid the 5 Latest Scams of 2023

Scams are everywhere these days, and they come in all shapes and sizes. Technology has been a great asset for scammers to get their hands on unsuspecting victims, but it’s not the only place they lurk. In this article, we’ll take a look at the top five latest...

People Searches & Data Opt Out

This information is not legal advice and is for educational purposes only. Please consider your own situation, safety, and ability to do any/all of these things. Not everything will apply to you. When it comes to people being able to doxx you on the internet with...

Financial Security Checklist

This information is not legal advice and is for educational purposes only. Please consider your own situation, safety, and ability to do any/all of these things. Not everything will apply to you. When you’re putting together a go-bag or resources, whether for a...

Online Privacy & Controlling Your Data

To better understand your online privacy and what that means, let’s first define privacy & security for this article. Privacy is the ability for an individual or group to limit the amount of information people can learn about you. Security prevents...

Detecting & Removing Stalkerware

What is Stalkerware? Stalkerware is monitoring software or spyware, such as apps, software programs, and devices that allow another person to secretly monitor your phone, tablet, computer or device activity. Stalkerware apps and software is often pitched by the...

Back to School Safety & Child Identity Theft

Back to School Safety & Child Identity Theft: Why You Should Care It’s back to school season, and the urge to take your child’s first day school photos and put them all over social media is strong. You’re proud of your kids, you want to show their growth, and your...
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