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Makook Special: What’s all the fuss about privacy and security?

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Your privacy and the security of your information are, justifiably, something of great concern in this digital age. If you have these concerns, you are certainly not alone. 

A recent survey conducted by Fortinet (a global leader in high-performance network security) showed that users had mixed feelings about having a connected home device secretly or anonymously collecting information about them and being shared with others.

Your privacy and the security of your information are, justifiably, something of great concern in this digital age. If you have these concerns, you are certainly not alone. 

A recent survey conducted by Fortinet (a global leader in high-performance network security) showed that users had mixed feelings about having a connected home device secretly or anonymously collecting information about them and being shared with others.

These concerns stem from both a fear of security breaches that could expose your personal information to illegal use, and from fear of the misuse of legally acquired personal information in pursuit of personal gains.

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Ghassan Khayyat
Ghassan was tuned into the writing world on a transistor radio-wave of an unbeknownst frequency, once upon a daydream dreary. With a firm belief in Dr. Seussims and all things gadget and gizmo-tronic, he tinkers before he speaks, and chooses his words technologically. He is Editor for T3 Middle East’s Levant English publication and English website, and Associated Editor for the GCC English publication. Reach him at ghassan@t3me.com. 
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