This is how hackers can ruin your life — and how you can protect yourself


For years, cyber bullying was defined as being targeted by hateful commenters. Today, doxxing–hackers finding or stealing your private information and publishing it online, sometimes with threats of violence–is a clear and present risk to activists and campaigners. Doxxing protection and prevention may help protect you from digital mobs and even hostile government authorities.  Doxxing, a devastating digital mob attack, is now a hazard of 21st century online life. Activists–and their colleagues and families–are vulnerable; you must take digital security seriously. While there is no way to protect yourself completely from doxxing, there are ways to minimise the risks. In the summer of...

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