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8 Ways To Protect Yourself When Shopping Online

8 Ways To Protect Yourself When Shopping Online

Can You Protect Yourself when Shopping Online? News of hacked websites is becoming more frequent and it struck me that perhaps we should just accept that if we are going to sign up to multiple websites, then inevitably, and at some point, we are likely to have our data stolen or leaked on-line. So rather […]

Revenge Porn – We Need Stronger Laws

Revenge Porn – We Need Stronger Laws

Every so often we hear in the news of the humiliation of someone who’s had intimate or naked pictures of themselves posted online or sent to friends and relatives. The victim is often young and usually female, the perpetrator a jilted or dis-enchanted ex-boyfriend. And revenge porn could happen to you. Take the case of […]

Digital Assets, Digital Accounts and Digital Devices

Digital Assets, Digital Accounts and Digital Devices

Simply put, it is the distinction between a digital file, such as a photo, a video or a document which resides on a digital device (including those you don’t own) and the method by which that file is accessed, usually via some kind of account. This distinction can become quite important in law as they […]

Celebrity iCloud Accounts Hacked

Celebrity iCloud Accounts Hacked

So today we hear of the hacking of celebrity cloud accounts and the resultant sharing of unauthorised nude images across the Internet via the 4Chan website. More specifically those celebrities using Apple’s iCloud seem to have been hit. Who’s been hacked? The names of Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton, Kirsten Dunce, Kaley Cuoco […]