Security advice I give to friends and family

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  • Keep your browser, and operating system updated.
  • Use privacy protecting browser extensions like HTTPS Everywhere, privacy badger, and uBlock.
  • Most browser exploits have come from Java, Flash, and Acrobat, so disable them when possible.
  • Use a VPN for privacy. Use tor for anonymity. Don’t confuse anonymity with privacy.

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