Exploring Privacy Apps

Thu, Jan 28, 2021, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
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Information Security Office

(InfoSec 101) In celebration of International Data Privacy Day (January 28) and in collaboration with the Center for Digital Humanities’ Privacy Initiative, the Information Security Office will discuss several software applications that were developed with privacy in mind. Some applications explored include DuckDuckGo privacy services, Tor browser, Mailvelope encrypted email, and Signal messaging (encrypted instant messenger, voice, and video calling). Join us to learn about both the advantages and disadvantages of these services.

Please note this class will run from 1:05-1:50 PM.

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