See Who’s Watching You With Lightbeam

Mozilla, the open-source publisher of the Firefox browser, has released the second iteration of its add-on called Lightbeam.  Lightbeam will let its users “lift the veil” to see into a murky world that has been prevoiusly only accessible to geeks …  To see who else is looking at their data, browsing habits, and searches on…

Don’t be the victim of “driveby” downloads!

There you are–happily surfing the Internet, doing some research or maybe finding a good deal online for a new color printer. You click on an ad and read the contents of an informational site and,  though you don’t realize it, you’ve been hit! What Happened? That’s right. Silently behind the scenes you may have opened…

Are you being watched… on Facebook?

Well, yes and no. But no one really knows in the cyber world on what level, by whom, and why you might be being watched. The truth is that the methods employed in delivering today’s technology, while enriching our environment and enhancing our connectedness, also hold the seeds of exposing our activities, schedules, and personal…