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Wednesday, August 16, 2006

How To Keep Your Search History Private

How To Keep Your Search History Private

from the EFF, August 15, 2006

"How can you help prevent damaging privacy invasions like AOL's data leak? Along with spreading the word about this debacle, you can take steps to protect yourself online. Beneath the fold, we've listed some tips and tools that will help keep your search history private."

-Don't put personally-identifying information in your searches

-Don't use a search engine operated by your ISP

-Don't log in to a search engine account

-Don't accept cookies from your search engine

And other good advice!



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