Privacy Digest 16/22

iOS can stop VPNs from working as expected - and expose your data

A security researcher claims that Apple mobile devices keep connections open if they are created before a VPN is activated.

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A 'data buffet': Mozilla's review of pregnancy and period trackers sheds light on data privacy concerns

According to a review of 25 period and pregnancy tracking apps and devices reviewed by Mozilla, 18 were found by researchers to not meet their expectations for privacy and security standards.

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Privacy complaint targets Google over unsolicited ad emails

Google has breached a European Union court ruling by sending unsolicited advertising emails directly to the inbox of Gmail users, Austrian advocacy group said on Wednesday in a complaint filed with France's data protection watchdog.

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Protect your inbox: DuckDuckGo Email Protection beta now open to all!

The DuckDuckGo Email Protection beta is now open for all. It's a free email forwarding service that removes multiple types of hidden email trackers and lets you create unlimited unique private email addresses on the fly – without switching email providers or apps.

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Online Privacy for Nonprofits: A Guide to Better Practices

Check out these guidelines by the Electronic Frontier Foundation to offer better privacy options by default when building a Nonprofit. Or share with someone you know!

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