Sunday, November 17, 2013

Rediscover the Net (eBook) – Rediscover the Net

Rediscover the Net (eBook) - Rediscover the NetClick Image To Visit SiteMalware, viruses, 'trojan horses', phishing, aggressive marketing and massive surveillance have quite a lot in common. All of them are using the very same weaknesses of an average internet user — combination of blind trust, lack of knowledge and a bit of greed. Learn how to bring your relationships with the Net to the new level.

PRISM, XKeyscore, Tempora, ECHELON… Who knows how many other 'code words' are in active usage now and, what is more important, what will be added to the list of spy programs in the future? Is there any solution to protect ourselves from such digital invasion in our private lives?

Short answer is — yes, but without guarantees. 100% protection is a myth, neither theoretically, not practically possible. With proper skillset and tools, you can achieve the state when blanket surveillance system won't have enough technical and financial means to reach you.

I would like to warn you in advance about some important points… There is no 'easy' solution to this problem, first of all because the issue itself has already went far enough and became quite complex. So — no 'magic pills', no single click buttons solving your problems at once, no fairy tales, no prince on the white horse… Second — if you don't care, no one else will do it for you. If you rely on others, sooner or later you'll again become the victim of another backyard agreement between Microsoft and NSA (or Amazon and CIA, or Google and MI5 for Pete's sake). That's what you will have to develop — new behavioral model in the Net, new digital self.

I cannot guarantee that after reading the book and learning all the stuff you'll be protected from invasive surveillance or various forms of malware. What I can guarantee, is that… Read more…


Put the internet to work for you.

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