Entries by Kate Sebald

On Equifax, and what to do when passwords can’t protect you

When Watchtower lets us know a breach occurred, we sigh and mutter a few expletives, unlock 1Password, and start generating new passwords. But what happens when the compromised information isn’t so easily changed, like your date of birth or social security number? That’s exactly what happened to me and 143 million of my fellow Americans just last week.

Net neutrality: Keeping the Internet safe and accessible for all

Lo, everyone! Back on October 29, 1969, that two-letter greeting was the first message sent over ARPANET, the predecessor to the World Wide Web. Today, on July 12, 2017, people from around the globe are coming together for a day of action to fight for net neutrality. The principle of net neutrality states that all […]