Published Posts

  1. Online tracking and why Koofr doesn't do it

    We live in a digital age, where data is extremely valuable. Online tracking and online privacy or lack thereof are important issues of our time. This post sums up the worrisome findings of an international study by Cliqz and Ghostery on online tracking and explains the Koofr view on privacy. Keep reading and see why we do not track our users and why we never will.

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  2. How to set up client-side encryption of your Koofr files with rclone

    How to use an open-source tool rclone for client-side encryption of your Koofr files? rclone lets you manage and sync files to and from Koofr, but it also allows you to add encryption to your files and thus increase their safety. Follow our step-by-step guide to do that and enjoy additional layers of protection inside Koofr.

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  3. What is online tracking and how do websites track you?

    Today we will talk about how websites track you, which tools they use to do it and what information they can collect without your knowledge. We will tackle the privacy issue of web tracking, explain how you can try to avoid being tracked and shed some light on Koofr views on privacy.

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  4. Strong passwords and how to remember them

    Each year we have more and more online accounts and staying on top of our digital lives is getting increasingly difficult. Using strong passwords is essential, as they are the first line of defence for your data. Read about how to improve the strength of your passwords and how to remember them easily in this blog post.

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  5. Computer viruses, part 2: Types of viruses

    We continue our deep dive into the world of malware with an overview of types of computer viruses.

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  6. Horrible passwords of 2017– a list of examples

    Great minds think alike, right? We beg to differ in this case. Even though these horrible passwords are very common amongst internet users, they are anything but great …

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  7. Computer viruses 101; part 1

    What's lurking in the depths of the internet? Do you know what kinds of computer viruses are out there, threatening your data and files? The first part focuses on different types of computer viruses.

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  8. 5 ways Koofr keeps your files safe

    How does Koofr keep your files safe and how you can make sure you're using all the features in this aspect?

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  9. 9 ways to make your passwords less bad

    While a password itself isn't a bulletproof shield for your online privacy and security, you can still make sure you're not making hacker's lives easier with your weak password. How? Read on.

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  10. 6 tips to keep your smartphone safe and secure

    The following advice might strike some of you as really basic – those can consider this as merely a reminder. Others, grab your phones and make the necessary adjustments. ;)

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