Daily Archives: Sunday, August 7, 2011 9:55 pm

Remove yourself from background information websites

Because there are so many background check websites on the web, information can often be gathered from each website revealing information about you that you may want to keep private.  Here’s a list of opt-out and removal links.

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Delete your wall in Facebook

Facebook makes it hard for you to delete your wall postings.   iMacros 7  (Although I don’t use Firefox I would recommend it for this) – offers an add-on to run a script to delete your wall.  Because Facebook changes often … Continue reading

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Hackers Celebrate Security Exploits, Failures, Successes at 2011 Pwnie Awards

At Black Hat security conference in Las Vegas, hackers with hats of all colors—black, white and gray—all gather to celebrate the year’s most spectacular failures and exciting bug discoveries at the Pwnie Awards. The various categories recognize individuals, businesses, malware … Continue reading

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Hackers Celebrate Security Exploits, Failures, Successes at 2011 Pwnie Awards

At Black Hat security conference in Las Vegas, hackers with hats of all colors—black, white and gray—all gather to celebrate the year’s most spectacular failures and exciting bug discoveries at the Pwnie Awards. The various categories recognize individuals, businesses, malware … Continue reading

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