Author Archives: Ezzy Languzzi

About Ezzy Languzzi

Ezzy is a working mother and educator. She writes from the perspective of a parent seeking to strike a balance between all that technology has to offer and its privacy implications. Ezzy lives in Boston with her husband, son, two dogs, and two chickens.

Giving Our Social Media Sites A Proper Burial

How many of you have thought about what will happen to your photographs and other sensitive, personally identifiable information archived on social media sites after you die? I don’t know about you, but much like funeral planning, end of life …Read More […]

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Don’t Get Burned By World Cup Scams Or Apps

Cybercriminals wasted no time in developing World Cup related scams and malicious mobile phone apps. It’s important that World Cup fans know¬†that large sporting events draw not only passionate fans, but, also, super-savvy cybercriminals. World Cup related scams are designed …Read More […]

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6 New Security Vulnerabilities Discovered In OpenSSL

The popular encryption software, OpenSSL, that is used by many online retailers and email providers released important news today about six additional security vulnerabilities discovered in their code. These vulnerabilities are similar to the the widely publicized Heartbleed bug that …Read More […]

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Has A Botnet Stolen Your Data?

As consumers, having the ability to make purchases using our debit or credit card certainly makes our lives easier. Unfortunately, with that ease comes risk. According to cyber-threat intelligence company IntelCrawler, the PoS (point-of-sale) systems of over 1400 worldwide small …Read More […]

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What eBay’s Data Breach Means To You

If you’re an eBay user, you’ll want to read this post before making your next bid, because the company issued a statement yesterday asking its millions of users to reset their passwords. eBay issued the warning in response to a …Read More […]

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