Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 24/04/2017

Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 24/04/2017

Read our latest weekly update of what’s trending on social media in Sri Lanka and across the world This week our team wrote about: Our Blogs   Basic Internet Security :  A look at how you can keep online information safe and avoid the radar of hackers and various other entities that might be mining it.   What Went Viral in Sri Lanka? The Meethotamulla waste dump disaster The Meethotamulla waste dump collapsed recently destroying the lives of 246 families approximately who were unfortunate enough to live near enough. Among…

Basic Internet Security

Basic Internet Security

The data that we choose to publish publicly on a daily basis online without a second thought, are things that we would not divulge so readily outside of the internet. Why is this? Is it simply not being responsible or is it because the majority of users do not know how to protect their information from getting mined. Recent research done by Mozilla spoke to over 30,000 internet users about their online protection and privacy. The results are surprising. Simple steps for basic internet security A vast majority of the…