getPrivacy

Choosing an Operating System

Secure & Private Operating Systems

Sources: privacytools.io

Getting more Privacy from a non-privacy-based OS

It’s understandable that you don’t want switch over over to a Linux system, as there are several good reasons for not doing so, so here are some articles on improving your privacy on other operating systems:

Keep your OS up to date

It seems like a no-brainer, but some people seem to disable updates, for example, to avoid the forced update to Windows 10.

However, exploits are constanlty being discovered and you could be hacked just by visiting a website. Especially, since Javascript isn’t the most secure — but arguably the most needed — thing in the internet.