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Re: [tor-talk] Questions about IT security - can TOR help? Are theyre other systems out there?

Hi Joe,

Cheers for the reply.

I will hire some professionals.

Really appreciate the honesty and straightforward.



  Randolph William Scott

On Mon, Jun 3, 2013, at 12:57 AM, Joe Btfsplk wrote:
> On 6/2/2013 7:22 AM, Randolph William Scott wrote:
> > Does Tor browser support a java plugin?
> No
> > And if you download TOR, are there any insecure parts of the process?
> No, don't think so.  It's a secure site.  Any insecurity would likely be 
> in your browser; presence of  *possibly* insecure plugins (you mention 
> java) and / or extensions (addons); or lack of some security enhancing 
> addons (NoScript & others).
> >   
> > any ideas or validation would be nice. I have two weeks to get my
> > business up and running as its cost me years of work - and a month of
> > unbelievability at the obviousness of specific interference in the open.
> > I unfortunately, by reacting to secure my and my daughters and my
> > friends and business info, almost cover up any evidence someone doesn't
> > pilfer before hand i realised.
> Don't know what this means.
> > Like the gmail account - libertyblueberry@xxxxxxxxx - attacked
> > immediately with DNS, spam, and delayed emails - and accessed by
> > google and had account information added not associated with me.
> 1st, if looking for privacy & a provider not data mining; using mined 
> data or sharing, selling it, etc., Google / Gmail & many other large 
> providers aren't the places for you.
> Some details possibly missing.  Were you running a business email acct 
> w/ lots of traffic under a free, individual user acct?
> Though I don't really care for Gmail (I have a "junk" acct), their spam 
> filters are generally pretty good (in my *free* acct).
> > It is deleted now - after google got sensitive info without actually
> > doing anything - so denying and pass on the info to others maybe.
> > Spotify, Elance, Peopleperhour, Australia Post, ASIC, ANZ - all -
> > gathered identifiable info, delayed, cross referenced,
> Did you read Google's TOS?   It's straight forward that they'll take / 
> use almost everything except your 1st born child.  Most businesses don't 
> use Gmail, Yahoo, etc., email accts - for the reasons you mention.
> > im not one to watch my back all the time and
> > constantly redoing the same checks on my info is tiring
> But you have to, if you want your data, transactions & business to be 
> reasonably safe.  Every technology requires some knowledge & expertise 
> to use it properly & safely.  Internet's no different.
> If you're setting up business accts- on websites, email - & you don't 
> have the knowledge & expertise to put proper safeguards & security in 
> place, *you may need to hire professionals.*
> Don't have the money?  What if your car breaks down & you don't have the 
> knowledge to fix it?
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