NextAdvisor Blog - Technology

Net Neutrality Has Been Repealed: What Happens Now?

You've heard much ado about the repeal of net neutrality rules, but do you know what any of it means? We're here to help you find out.
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Top Travel Sites Fail Basic Security Test: How to Protect Yourself

Eighty-nine percent of top travel sites fail a basic security test, putting their users' accounts at risk. What can you do to better protect yourself?
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MyHeritage Breach: 92 Million User Accounts Were Exposed

On June 4, MyHeritage users were notified of a breach that compromised over 90 million records. Here's what you need to know about the MyHeritage breach.
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Major Ticket Vendor Ticketfly Hacked: What You Need to Know

Was Ticketfly hacked? Learn about the data breach that affected this major ticket vendor and what you can do to protect yourself from the consequences.
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Rise of the Script Kiddies: How Automated Tools and Bad Tech Make Hacking Easy

Why are hacks so prevalent today? Script kiddies often play a role. Learn how today's hacking tools allow anyone to compromise privacy and online safety.
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FBI Warning: Foreign Malware VPNFilter Strikes Over 500,000 Routers

What is VPNFilter? Learn about the newest IoT malware threat making rounds on the Internet and find out how you can protect yourself from it.
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Is Your Device’s Geodata Revealing Your Physical Location?

What is geodata? We're explaining how online devices and services gather your location metadata. Learn what you need to know to protect your privacy.
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How to Spot Fake Reviews and Save Yourself from Getting Scammed

Fake reviews try to trick you into thinking dangerous sellers and apps are harmless. Learn the signs of fake reviews, so you can stay safe.
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3 Web Browsing Myths That Should Be Debunked

You might not be a stranger to surfing the web, but here are three web browsing myths that you may want to be aware of as you search the net.
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EU’s GDPR Privacy Rules Take Effect: How Will They Impact You?

What is the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and how does it affect you? Learn about Europe's new Internet legislation and how it may affect you.
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