ON SECURITY

Why privacy is increasingly difficult to protect

By Ryan Matthew Pierson

Given recent revelations about NSA spying on U.S. citizens, what once seemed truly paranoid now appears to be entirely plausible.
Protecting our privacy on the Internet is no longer a matter we can leave to chance or ignore. The cost is simply too high.

The full text of this column is posted at windowssecrets.com/on-security/why-privacy-is-increasingly-difficult-to-protect (paid content, opens in a new window/tab).

Columnists typically cannot reply to comments here, but do incorporate the best tips into future columns.