The Real Privacy Battle

“Privacy” and “Security” are core democratic values, and one of them may be at stake now. What Happened? Following the San Bernardino massacre this past December, investigations hit a roadblock, and the FBI asked Apple for their help in unlocking one of the gunmen, Syed Farook’s, iPhone.

What’s up, Cyber World?

On “Safer Internet Day”, celebrated earlier this month, President Obama announced the Cybersecurity National Action Plan. The earmarked budget is 19 billion dollars (so we know they mean business).

The American Understanding of Privacy

Following the Snowden scandal, Pew Research Center set out on an journey to understand better how America feels about privacy. This 2 ½ year long study explored how Americans view personal information captured by government surveillance and for commercial transactions done online.

#DataPrivacyDay- Top Tips

On this international day dedicated to respecting privacy, safeguarding data and enabling trust- were here with a refresher course on how to achieve those goals. What can I do to #ProtectMyData?

The Hitchhikers Guide to the Cloud Galaxy

Cloud computing is the biggest, most misunderstood concept in modern day computing. It’s flexible, low cost, and more efficient- who wouldn’t like it? But most people don’t even understand what it is or how it works. Aside from being a confusing technology for the average computer user, there wasn’t much for the cloud as far […]

Latest Security News: What’s Cracking?

Search: Facebook Facebook announced a major upgrade to the social network’s search engine. The search feature, which until now would show groups, events, and posts linked to your friends, is going to show trending posts and other content which “people are talking about”. Suggestions will be personalized to users, based on groups they are in, […]

Dear Aran

Dear Aran Khanna, We’ve recently heard of the news that Facebook cancelled your internship after highlighting a major privacy issue with their messenger product. We know the feeling of finding an issue that could potentially put at risk hundred of millions of users, we’ve been there too. While we’re pretty bummed out about the outcome of your incredible […]

Top Security News: Weekly Update

Here’s what’s new this week and what you need to know to stay safe and secure online! We’ll gather the top info for you, so you don’t have to.   “Log in with Facebook”- Not What It Seems? What if you knew Facebook was giving over your information to other apps? Facebook, one of the […]

MyPermissions Top Free iOS Apps in Deutschland!

Germany we love you too! In short, we’re honored to have made the top utility apps in Germany! (Top 50 Overall too) We’re here to make sure that you are in control over your personal information. Still not using MyPermissions? Download it from the Appstore!  

Real-Time Personal Information Security Comes to iOS!

San Francisco, CA, December 10, 2013 – MyPermissions, an innovative security technology company leading the conversation in regards to protecting personal information online, today announced a new version of their iOS app that streamlines the user experience and enhances real-time protection for those utilizing the iOS 7 platform. The latest version of MyPermissions’ iOS app […]