en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Internet_privacy

Internet privacy involves the right or mandate of personal privacy concerning the storing, ... Internet privacy is primarily concerned with protecting user information. ... have an expectation that their physical spaces (i.e. homes, cars) not be intruded. Privacy .... An HTTP cookie is data stored on a user's computer that assists in ...

www.consumerreports.org/cro/computers/buying-guide

Oct 25, 2018 ... For more, check our full computer ratings (available to Consumer .... You need access to the internet to get the best work out of one of these machines. ... See our tablet buying guide for detailed information about shopping for a tablet. ..... Appliances · Babies & Kids · Cars · Electronics · Health · Home & ...

www.consumer.ftc.gov/articles/0009-computer-security

Secure your computer and protect yourself from hackers, scammers, and identity thieves. ... to connect to the Internet, and your apps – up to date to protect against the latest threats. ... Use at least 10 characters; 12 is ideal for most home users.

www.consumer.ftc.gov/articles/0272-how-keep-your-personal-information-secure

Safeguard your personal information, whether it is on paper, online, or on ... personal information; and maintain appropriate security on your computers and ... Lock your financial documents and records in a safe place at home, and lock ... Don't give out personal information on the phone, through the mail or over the Internet ...

www.consumer.ftc.gov/articles/0346-tech-support-scams

Some scammers call and claim to be computer techs associated with well-known companies like Microsoft or Apple. Other scammers send pop-up messages ...

www.fdic.gov/consumers/consumer/news/cnwin16/secure_computers.html

Mar 7, 2016 ... Protect Your “Cyber Home” With a Solid Foundation ... Simple steps to secure your computers and mobile devices for Internet banking and shopping ... other information in your personal computers, at home and when banking ...

www.epic.org/privacy/internet/iot

"The Internet of Things" (IoT) refers to the capability of everyday devices to connect ... This increased connectivity raises a myriad of consumer privacy and data ... of "pervasive computing" and "four basic design principles" including privacy, ..... or reuse of electricity consumption information on individuals, homes, or offices.

theconversation.com/big-data-security-problems-threaten-consumers-privacy-54798

Mar 23, 2016 ... How should we address growing concerns about information security without ... be concerned about, especially as you spend more time on the Internet. ... home and email addresses, and other information were stolen in a data ... Big data companies like Amazon heavily rely on distributed computing, which ...

www.privacyrights.org/consumer-guides/securing-your-computer-maintain-your-privacy

May 17, 2012 ... Home · Learn · Consumer Guides; Securing Your Computer to Maintain Your Privacy ... In fact, as more consumers purchase Apple products, malware .... Spyware can secretly gather your information through your Internet ...