With the development of the internet, your personal data and all the information you leave online has become a gold mine for many businesses. Indeed, your data is resold dearly to third parties to promote the targeted advertising. Your privacy is therefore more threatened than ever. Here is an article in which you will discover the importance of protecting your personal data on the internet.
Why protect your personal data on the internet
Every day on the internet, many websites record a huge amount of information about you (your name, your location, your connection time, your phone number, even your age, your gender or even your fingerprint). All this without you even realizing it. And, the majority of these free sites are owned by companies that are based on mining and selling data. These companies are making billions from this activity. Among them, we have Facebook, Google and Alphabet.
Information is indeed sold at a very high price to brands that want at all costs to know your purc...