• Dec 14, 2018
  • Summer Hirst
  • General Privacy and Security, Online Activity, Tutorials, VPN,

Benefits of Protecting Your IP Address

What is an IP address? I’m sure you’ve heard of IP (Internet Protocol) Address. It’s the little sequence of numbers that is essentially your computers “address” on the internet. Your IP address can be viewed by the websites you visit. It lets the site manager see where the traffic is coming from. It also helps … Continue reading “Benefits of Protecting Your IP Address”

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  • Sep 23, 2016
  • Caleb Chen
  • Governments, News, Privacy,

EFF to law enforcement (and judges): Please remember that an IP address is not enough evidence for a search warrant or subpoena

The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) has released a whitepaper titled: Unreliable Informants: IP Addresses, Digital Tips and Police Raids. The EFF asks law enforcement to consider IP address “evidence” as nothing more than a rumor floating around the Internet and to please “conduct additional investigation to verify and corroborate the physical location” before applying for … Continue reading “EFF to law enforcement (and judges): Please remember that an IP address is not enough evidence for a search warrant or subpoena”

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