Monday, 2 March 2015

Do you visit health related web pages?

If you do and lets face it, we've probably all checked out a symptom or two on line, your privacy may be at risk with nine out of ten visits having data leaked to the likes of Google, Facebook and Experian. 

In January the USA's flagship Healthcare.gov was berated for leaking private data and with WebMD.com being the 106th most popular site in the USA, the problem is not a small one.

For a further read and  tips from Mark Stockley on  how to prevent your info being leaked, check out the link from Naked Security below:

https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2015/02/26/how-nine-out-of-ten-healthcare-pages-leak-private-data/

Scary stuff indeed.

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