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Privacy Threats (Be aware of them!)

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Apr 7, 2009
by: 14mehtan

http://www.privacy.gov.au/internet/internet_privacy/

From this URL, I was able to find the answers to my questions.  I wanted to know other ways your privacy can be at risk.  Besides the fact your privacy is at risk with cookies and emails, from this URL I recieved a list:

"When you are surfing the web you may think you are anonymous, but there are various ways that information about you or your activities can be collected without your knowledge or consent:

Adding on to this information I obtained what exactly these threats were and how they affeected you and you privacy.  When I read the text from the URL I found that you really have to be careful on the Internet.  There are various and unknown ways where you can risk your privacy.  When I read this I learned what cookies were and wat cryptography was.  This URL helped me figure out what the leading cuases of risking privacy were so I would like to improve the fact that many people lose thier privacy for unknown reasons.