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Virtual private networks protect online communication

Virtual private networks protect online communication

Mackenzie Born, Contributing Writer

November 12, 2018


Filed under News

You’re sitting in Starbucks, stalking people you haven’t seen in years on Facebook when you realize you forgot to pay your credit card bill. You quickly jump onto your banking app to make sure you have enough in your account, and then over to your credit card provider’s site to pay the bill. In th...

VPNs raise security concerns about user data

VPNs raise security concerns about user data

Timothy Duke, Assistant News Editor

April 2, 2018


Filed under News

In 2014 Cambridge Analytica, a British political consulting firm, posed as an academic research group and created a personality test on Facebook. The firm promised users a gift of one or two dollars if they completed the quiz. Once users agreed to take this quiz, Cambridge Analytica did not just cheaply...

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