Privacy in the Digital Age: The Issues

In the digital age, we are always on our phones, tablets and computers. There are cameras everywhere. In fact, even our refrigerators are smart. So, what’s the correct balance between personal data privacy and access to evidence by law enforcement? How do we manage security vs. privacy? What rights do companies have to use and…

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Law Enforcement Portals: Gateways to Compliance’s Future

We have all seen the classic police dramas where uniformed officers knock on a door with search warrant in hand. On the news, we’ve witnessed investigators pouring out of a building with boxes of potential evidence. For countless years, this was how police work was done. But in the digital age how can they “search”…

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5 Ways to Keep Your Child Safe Online

My 10-year-old niece was recently gifted with her dad’s old smartphone. While it doesn’t have phone service, it sure is WiFi enabled – as evidenced by the 10 selfies she posted to Snapchat just an hour ago. It seems as if all her classmates have similar privileges as they are also constantly posting to social…

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Who is Reading My E-mail?

In the Middle Ages, important documents were closed using wax seals. This was done to prevent unauthorized access. Those letters (or perhaps just junk mail) in your mailbox have been sealed by glue for generations. It’s safe to say the concept of protecting our private written word is nothing new. But what protects our e-mail…

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5 Ways to Protect Your Internet of Things

We’re firmly in the post-holiday season. Finally, all the stress of shopping and travel is over. Now that you have time to breathe, maybe you’re just now getting around to setting up all those cool new smart home devices you were gifted.  Some of the hottest gifts this holiday season included the Amazon Show and…

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3 Ways to Protect Your Tech Before It’s Stolen

Did you unwrap some shiny new tech over the holidays? Chances are you’re already putting that laptop, smart home hub or game console through its paces. But did you take a moment to consider what you’d do if that device were stolen? What can you do to protect your tech? Theft can occur at any…

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