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Conceited
On 7/4/2019 at 2:41 AM, bdrc36 said:

We gave them 1984 without even a shot fired. We willingly gave it up for ease of access and ignorance. 

Dude 1984 was in operation before 1984. We just live in a surveillance society now. The book just makes fun of us, by saying this could happen. When in reality it was already taken place. The technology these days make it so much simple compared to the Acorn PC's etc

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Conceited

So VPN hides what country you are in yeah? What if you use it on a 'Smatphone.' Will the GPS on your phone give your location away or does it mask that as well?

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Jesse

I've heard that VPNs are too easily intercepted, making them useless for anyone who's actively being sought by government or law enforcement, and unnecessary for anyone who's not. The person who told me this said VPNs are virtually useless because they only scramble your location once, and that the only way to be REALLY secure is to get TAILs.

Of course, this is mostly Greek to me. Any opinions from those in the know?

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aintnouse

I have a cousin that used to work in black ops.....He told me in no uncertain terms that if they want you, they get you.  It doesnt matter if you take the battery out of your phone, turn your phone off or anything like that.  He said they can track you in so many ways that we dont know about and will never know.   Just remember......we only see probably 10% of the available technology the govt uses to keep tabs on us.    We cant hide anywhere if we want too.  The only way would be to walk into the woods and live completely off the grid with no contact with the outside world.  Even then if they wanted to find you they probably can.  The way I look at it is too live my life out in the open and act like a regular guy.  I do not have any smart devices because they freak me out and not because of their surveillance capabilities, they just freak me out.  I dont have facebook and I dont post on any social media.   I also dont try to hide my footsteps with a myriad of security protocols because they dont work.   In my mind, it also raises suspicion if anyone were interested in me,  to see me hiding all my digital footsteps.  All these companies that provide us with vpns, and other security measures probably sub contract with the government so they arent exactly helping us.   Hide in plain sight is my mantra.   Also having a name that is very similar to a corporate exec at a tech company helps.   If you google me,  I dont show up anywhere.  My doppelganger does and he gets al the pub.   I think if you just use your head and dont do anything ridiculous you should be ok.    

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porkandbeansboy
On 9/16/2019 at 1:54 AM, Jesse said:

I've heard that VPNs are too easily intercepted, making them useless for anyone who's actively being sought by government or law enforcement, and unnecessary for anyone who's not. The person who told me this said VPNs are virtually useless because they only scramble your location once, and that the only way to be REALLY secure is to get TAILs.

Of course, this is mostly Greek to me. Any opinions from those in the know?

Well Tails which is like Tor Browser but more complicated and has it's own O.S. Built in it's not easy to learn to use it. The Tor Browser can be Hacked by Europol hence all the Darknet Busts recently and they won't tell anyone how they are doing it since they want to keep doing it lol. The Tor Browser can't be used for DBG otherwise it would be superior over a VPN which makes Me feel nearly almost naked being on this Website with only NordVPN EK!!

  That and the Fact a family Member Purchased NordVPN is only reason I use it is for this Website and Hiding my Torrent Activity and that's only reason to buy a VPN in the end for to hide the Fact your Torrenting from your ISP since even using UTorrent's or any other Bitorrent's "Protocol Encryption: Forced does not hide your activity from ISP anymore.

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Folyhucker69
On 7/7/2019 at 5:37 PM, EuroMeds said:

Choosing to use Gmail and no VPN is basically maximum potential risk you put yourself at ( for no reason ) and with a company (google) who has all your emails...who directly shares with government....People undervalue privacy, clearly you aren't worried about your operational security which is fine. However, I am of the belief of protecting my own security is same as someone who is unable to enjoy security benefits. VPN's are not created equal. Tor is brilliant, especially with the DDOS fix...

 

If you don't use a VPN in 2019 is laziness. Especially when we are talking $3 a month for Premium...for which you can actually exceed your own provider's cap, privacy while browsing, breaking attachment from your internet browsing with a static IP very easily traced backed to you.

Can you expand on the DDOS fix? And what other security measures do you recommend aside from the VPN? (Already got that one in place). That and the encrypted mail. Does anyone tumble coins or is that a step too far for most?

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porkandbeansboy
5 minutes ago, Folyhucker69 said:

Can you expand on the DDOS fix? And what other security measures do you recommend aside from the VPN? (Already got that one in place). That and the encrypted mail. Does anyone tumble coins or is that a step too far for most?

Good question tbh truthfully. I have been thinking about this one and only answer I can come up with is depending on who you trust more ISP Vs. VPN and then you got Torrenting and needing to hide it so VPN is perfect for that and or switching from Netflix Canada to U.S. Netflix like I do myself perks of the 100$ Canadian Payment for 3-Year Subscription Payed all at once. 

Tails truly is the best but you need to use it on an External Hard-Drive since it literally has it's own built in O.S. and will take a lot of time effort and reading. Downloading XMMP Chat-Client is the ONLY WAY to get Support from the same people USED to use the simple enough to use IRC Channels which I use a Web IRC for the Tor Browser Support if you want to use Tials Learn how the Tor Browser works which is just like Mozilla Firefox with a VPN that's on Steroids.

REMEMBER NOTHING IS UNCRACKABLE unless your Selling like major league amount of Magazines lol. I wouldn't be to worried and even if you were there are many many different things you could do to Protect yourself. 

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Conceited

Literally don't understand half of these abbreviations ha. The only thing i noticed using a vpn on a phone is you get foreign ads on YouTube for example. Suppose what else do you expect for something that's free. Probably signing access to your phone away if you read the small print.

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DoomKitty
3 hours ago, Conceited said:

Literally don't understand half of these abbreviations ha. The only thing i noticed using a vpn on a phone is you get foreign ads on YouTube for example. Suppose what else do you expect for something that's free. Probably signing access to your phone away if you read the small print.

Id be VERY VERY wary of using a free vpn unless its from a HIGHLY reputable source (like protonvpn for instance) as most of them are very sketchy and intrusive and how much information they data mine.....or worse......

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Conceited

@DoomKitty i didn't use the phone for anything important. Just downloaded the app to see what it did, then deleted. I can just use a call and text only phone and not miss a "Smartphone." Interesting to know the apps are sketchy though. 

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