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What is
Internet Privacy & Security?

Internet privacy and security refers to the level of protection your personal data gets on the Internet. There are many factors that could affect Internet privacy and security including identity profile safety, availability of posted personal records, breached information, exposed personal dada and details an many other factors that could potentially lead to identity theft.

What is Internet Privacy & Security?
Personal Accounts Phishing

Personal Accounts Phishing

Phished private info about you can become exposed on the Internet. The type of details that identity thieves like to go after is usually the most important personally identifiable information about you such as you DOB, your SSN, your phone numbers and email addresses, your family members and associates, employment information and history, education records, social and web profiles and accounts, online usernames that you use, private user IDs and private images, videos, posts, chats, and other information and details.

Internet Pharming Scams

Internet Pharming Scams

Internet privacy and security deals with many online scams including Pharming. Pharming is an Internet breaching and hacking activity used to redirect a real, legitimate website visitor to a different, fraudulent website or service, by using a different IP address to mask the fake destination and to make sure you are not aware you are using a scam website or service.

Spyware & Privacy Breaches

Spyware & Privacy Breaches

Many identity thieves use spyware to try and compromise your privacy and security. Spyware is usually an offline application that could obtain data without a user's consent or knowledge. The thieves would wait until your computer or device is online again to send previously acquired data to the spyware source to try and pull an identity theft or some related online crime.

Malware Threats

Malware Threats

Identity thieves may try to use malware to compromise your identity. Malware is an application that would be used by identity thieves to illegally damage online or even an offline computer or device through a virus, Trojan software, some sort of hacked program, and many other types of breached data. We recommend that you regularly scan your computer and personal information for any breaches and exposures to help identify potential issues.

Ransomware & Computer Attacks

Ransomware & Computer Attacks

There are many ways that your Internet privacy and security could become weak and compromised, such as the use of ransomware by the identity thieves online. Ransomware is a type of illegal software that hackers could install on your device that could help them take over your data and accounts. In many instances, the ransomed accounts or data would be used by the thieves to try to get money out of you to transfer back account control to you.

Online Shopping Security

Online Shopping Security

Internet privacy and security is a growing concern for any person or user planning to make online purchases, visiting a social networking website, or participating in online games or other online forums. Most important part of Internet security is to make sure that your account password is not compromised or revealed, or your identity or account information could be breached and stolen.

Exposed Records

Exposed Records

Your personal information could become exposed though the use of phishing, pharming, spyware, ransomware, malware, viruses, Trojans, and other fraudulent software and services. Make sure to check what type of records about you are exposed by running one of our free scans and checking that everything is correct, up to date, and contains no suspicious or erroneous information.

Browser Safety & Security

Browser Safety & Security

Always use preventative types of software applications such as an approved anti-virus software, identity theft protection and monitoring services, anti-spam software, and correctly established firewalls that may help you browse the Internet in a safe and secure manner. We strongly recommend that you do run a regular scan of your information to make sure you know what is available about you on the Internet and what types of data had been posted online.

How can I strengthen my Internet Privacy & Security?

Use Preventative Software or Service Use Preventative Software or Service

We strongly recommend that you start using various approved, reviewed, and authorized types of preventative software and services to help curb privacy violations such as anti-virus software, anti-malware, anti-spam, computer and device firewalls, VPN cloaking and masking software, anti-ransomware, anti-spyware, and a comprehensive identity theft protection and monitoring service.

Safe Shopping & Browsing Safe Shopping & Browsing

Avoid shopping on unreliable or unfamiliar websites that look suspicious or try to ask you strange or revealing personal types of information that usually would not be required for that service. If you think you are in danger of having your information and personal details stolen, hacked, leaked, or breached, we would recommend that you stop the activity and verify that the service or websites that you are using is legitimate.

Avoid Data Exposures Avoid Data Exposures

Try to avoid exposing your personal details on websites with lower or non-existent security levels. Always verify that your connection is private and secure, and that their security certification is valid and up to date. many types of data could be intercepted on such sites including your name, addresses, account details, email, phone, relatives, dob, SSN, and many other types of personally identifiable data.

Clear Browser Cache & History Clear Browser Cache & History

We strongly recommend that you utilize a type of protective software that would clear your browser's cache and all browsing history on a regular basis. Doing so would help you prevent certain types of online scams and fraudulent activity by making sure all installed cookies and Internet data could not be used against you in the event you have used a scam service or visited a compromised website in the past.

Password Protection Password Protection

Please always use very strong passwords that consist of letters, numerals, and special characters in your accounts online to help prevent unauthorized activity such as scams, account takeovers, phishing, hacking, intercepting, spying, breaching, compromising, and other identity theft scams, and keep your identity and your public profile and details secure, safe, and protected.

Keep Your Information Monitored Keep Your Information Monitored

To check your Internet privacy & security levels, run one of our free scans to check and verify your public identity and your public records. We will be able to instantly let you know what type and how many of your public records are available online and are potentially exposed for others to see. We look for any combinations of your personally identifiable information and details such as your name, address, dob, and other data to show you how much of your profile is currently exposed.

Popular Questions About Internet Privacy & Security

What is Internet privacy & security?

Internet privacy and security, sometimes referred to as Online privacy and security, is a level of protection that your personal information and personal details receive on the Internet when you browse online or use any online service or website.

Can you help me protect my Internet privacy & security?

Yes, although no service can help completely protect your Internet privacy and security, we can help give you an upper hand with our identity theft protection and monitoring service by notifying you of any suspicious activity that has to do with your identity profile and personal records, so you could check and verify that everything is correct.

What is Online privacy and security?

Online privacy and security is another name for Internet privacy and security and means the same thing - how protected or how safe is your private and personal information and details are online, and what are the levels of security that are being used for that purpose.

How can I prevent Internet privacy violations?

To help prevent Internet privacy violations use preventative types of software and services such as identity theft protection and monitoring service, anti-virus software, anti-malware and anti-spam software, computer and device firewalls, and other types of helpful software and services.

What types of Internet privacy violations exist?

Many types of Internet privacy violations and scams exist online such as fake or fraudulent websites and web services, phishing violations, pharming threats, spyware software, malwares, ransomwares, and many other types of illegal software and methods used by online identity thieves to try to steal and misuse your identity profile and personally identifiable information.

What are Internet privacy risks?

Internet privacy risks include exposing or breaching your private information online such as your private IP address, security PIN, bank account number, password, usernames, credit or debit card numbers and other very important types of personal information that could be used by identity thieves against you.

What type of information could be exposed through weak privacy?

Many types of personal information and personal details could become exposed due to weak privacy and security such as your user data, including username, passwords, account numbers, security questions and answers, you pin number, credit account numbers, and other personally identifiable pieces of data.

Is Internet privacy & security important?

Internet privacy and security is extremely important to make sure your online experience is safe and protected from possible scams and identity theft incidents such as breached accounts, exposed personal information, stolen details and hacked account registration information, leaked public records and other details about you, as well as many other types of records.

Does identity theft protection help with Internet privacy?

Yes, although identity theft protection and monitoring service cannot help you protect against all Internet privacy and security violations, it may give you an upper hand when dealing with such situations and may also help notify you in case your data or personal information had become compromised.

How can I start monitoring my Internet privacy & security?

To start monitoring your information simply run one of our free scans to check instantly what type of your information is considered breached or exposed, and to see the report summary with our quick assessment of your identity threats and possible identity theft incidents.