SECURITY JOBS – LUX-AIRPORT RECRUITS 40 SECURITY AGENTS

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keywords: security agents, recruitment, lux-airport, luxembourg. Lux-Airport SA, the operator of Luxembourg-Findel airport, will recruit 40 full-time security / safety officers agents in 2018 to strengthen existing security personnel. Faced with an international threat that does not weaken, security controls in sensitive areas will be strengthened and the boarding pass control AND identity card will be done not only by a single security officer but by two. Faced with this need for a doubling of the boarding control staff, 40 additional security / safety agents will be recruited, these personnel being…

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SECURITY LUXEMBOURG – SMOKE DETECTORS MANDATORY SOON

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keywords: smoke detectors, fire prevention, apartment buildings, luxembourg. A bill is coming to make smoke detectors mandatory in apartment buildings in Luxembourg. Already mandatory in other European countries such as France, smoke detectors play an important role in fire prevention. As a first step, a national information and awareness campaign to promote the usefulness of smoke detectors will start shortly without waiting for the legal obligation. “By way of awareness and pending the implementation of the legal obligation, a smoke detector will be made available free of charge to each…

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SECURITY LUXEMBOURG – A GOVERNMENT ALERT APP SOON

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Key words: alert to the population, gouvalert.lu geolocation of calls to 112, rescue, luxembourg. Save time and reliability in locating callers at the Emergency Center (112) and in the other way enable the authorities to warn the population in case of a major crisis, this is the mission of the application for smartphones GouvAlert.lu currently being developed under the leadership of the Luxembourg Government and the State Center for Information Technology (CTIE). Using the geolocation services of the smartphone (GPS and/or WiFi) this app will make it possible to determine…

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PRIVATE SECURITY – PERIPHERAL PERIMETRIC COMPARTMENTED

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keywords: peripheral, perimetric, compartmented, security, fire safety, intrusion, video surveillance, security guards, security agents. Securing a place has always been a challenge. It is indeed easier to attack than to defend; The attacker knows when he will attack, how he will attack and with what, he has all the information. While the defense has none, it does not know when, where, nor how. It must therefore be ready for any type of attack and above all must be permanently ready, vigilance must be constant which is not in human nature….

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PRIVATE SECURITY – PERIPHERAL PERIMETRIC VOLUMETRIC

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keywords: peripheral, perimetric, volumetric, security, video surveillance, security guards, security agents. Securing a place has always been a challenge. It is indeed easier to attack than to defend; The attacker knows when he will attack, how he will attack and with what, he has all the information. While the defense has none, it does not know when, where, nor how. It must therefore be ready for any type of attack and above all must be permanently ready, vigilance must be constant which is not in human nature. It is then…

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SECURITY LUXEMBOURG – REMOVABLE POSTS EVERYWHERE SOON?

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keywords: securing the city, removable posts, concrete blocks, luxembourg. At a time when cities are one after the other the target to ram car attacks, it is necessary to take this risk into account in the urban organisation/planning. While the safety of the Schueberfouer was inadequate, at least at its start in the absence of an efficient concrete block system, Luxembourg City has much better secured the following events. In order to sustain the urban security system in time, the Minister of Internal Security Etienne Schneider reveals today that discussions…

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LUXEMBOURG – How security becomes a priority in property management

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keywords : property management, security, video surveillance, armored doors, steel doors.   According to the annual survey recently published in January 2017 by Gérance Immobilière Luxembourg, a locally well-known property management company on its market, the security need becomes now the number one priority for 82% of the owners (living inside the building or landlords), just before the common area assessments control. This is the opposite ranking compared with last year, and moreover this security need makes a stunning 20% jump year-on-year. The recent terror attacks that happened in western countries…

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SECURITY – WHEN VIDEO SURVEILLANCE BECOMES VIDEO PROTECTION

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keywords: cctv, video surveillance, video protection, cameras, burglary, luxembourg. Faced with threats to people and goods that are more present every day, the need for protection is only increasing. And while the role of the human being in monitoring its own environment is a major asset in terms of security, it does not appear sufficient to eliminate all the threats that surround it. The automation of surveillance by technology is then a valuable help, that is what gives us video surveillance. While Nice is the city of France where the…

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LUXEMBOURG – THE PRIVATE SECURITY CONTINUOUSLY GROWING

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keywords: private security, security guard, telemonitoring, telesurveillance, teleprotection, video protection, luxembourg. Luxembourg is one of the safest countries in the world and we welcome it. People are living and working in the Grand Duchy with a feeling of security that few countries know. While threats of all types are increasing in neighboring countries, Luxembourg does not seem impacted. And when we talk about security of goods, facilities and people, private security is an important part of the system. Security agents, telemonitoring and teleprotection, the private security market is multiple. The…

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BRADERIE LUXEMBOURG – BETTER SECURITY BUT STILL BREACHES

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keywords: braderie de luxembourg, schueberfouer, ram attack, security, luxembourg. After the recent ram car attacks, and especially the one in Barcelona, ​​it seems that no country can be safe. The security of the area around the Schueberfouer caused controversy to the point that MP Laurent Mosar (CSV) questioned the Minister of Internal Security about the weakness of the security. The Braderie de Luxembourg on Monday, an unavoidable street fair every year just few days before the start of the school year, was expected as a good test on the security…

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LUXEMBOURG – END OF SOCIAL DUMPING IN TRANSPORT?

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keywords: social dumping, road transport, treaty of liege, benelux, luxembourg. The road freight and passenger transportation sector is highly competitive. On our roads and motorways are trucks belonging to foreign companies that do not respect national social standards and are regularly accused of unfair competition due to social dumping. It is in this context that the Treaty of Liège entered into force on 1 June 2017, which provides that the inspection services of the three Benelux countries shall jointly control the transport of goods and passengers. The objective of these checks…

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FRANCE – FESSENHEIM NUCLEAR POWER PLANT SOON CLOSED

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keywords: nuclear power plant, edf, france, president macron, minister Hulot. The closure of the Fessenheim nuclear power plant was an election campaign engagement of the future President Hollande in 2012. But its closure did not finally take place during its 5-year mandate. The new President Macron takes over this commitment on his own account. In a televised interview, the new Minister in charge of Ecologigal Transition Nicolas Hulot confirmed the closure of the nuclear plant, the oldest in France. The Minister nevertheless insisted on taking into account the human element, the…

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LUXEMBOURG – KATE MIDDLETON VISIT TODAY AND CITY BLOCKED

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keywords: royal visit, security, luxembourg. This Thursday, May 11, the Duchess of Cambridge is on an official visit to Luxembourg. She is welcomed as a head of state. Circulation in Luxembourg will be disrupted by the official procession and the security services that will accompany the Duchess. From downtown to Kirchberg, the Duchess to visit the Mudam in the afternoon will be partially blocked. Share this page with:

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CYBER ATTACKS – MAIN PRESS WEBSITES IN FRANCE UNAVAILABLE

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keywords: cyber attack, ddos, cyber-security, press, france. After the massive attacks on the Luxembourg State servers, several French press websites such as Le Monde, Le Figaro, Sud Ouest, 20 Minutes, L’Obs were unavailable for about an hour on Wednesday afternoon. The cause is an IT attack, not to these titles directly, but to their IT provider. The situation was back to normal at 17:40. Cedexis company is the provider (a sort of web control tower that routes traffic based on network overload) that suffered a large DDOS attack. The main French media sites are…

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POLICE – THE REFUGEES TRIGGERED 100 INTERVENTIONS IN 3 MONTHS

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keywords: refugees, police, #jesoutienslapolice, luxembourg. The answer to the question of whether refugees and international protection seekers are involved in a large number of interventions by the Grand Ducal Police is yes. In reply to the parliamentary question from MPs Diane Adehm and Gilles Roth (CSV) who wanted to know the number of Police interventions during the first three months of the year triggered by refugees, the Minister of Internal Security Etienne Schneider replied about a hundred (one per day Saturdays and Sundays included, editor’s note). However, he said that these interventions…

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WEIRD – SECURITY BADGE IMPLANTED UNDER THE SKIN

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keywords: rfid chip, security badge, weird. Charity begins at home. It is this adage put into practice by a Belgian marketing company by making the buzz for itself. In fact, to combat the loss of the access badge of its employees, this company decided to replace the security badge with an RFID chip that it decided to implant under the skin, more precisely in the hand between the thumb and forefinger. This chip then allows access to the building, but also to unlock the computer, to unlock the printer and…

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LUXEMBOURG – A CORRECT TRAIN STATION IN ESCH?

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keywords: cfl, esch-sur-alzette, train station, security, luxembourg. Many customers-users complain about the state of the Esch-sur-Alzette CFL station. And compared to the state-of-the-art Belval railway station, Esch’s station is very pale. Petition 779 requesting a correct station was opened for signature and surprisingly collected only 116 electronic signatures. The text of the petition explains that: The station in Esch must be renovated, secured, clean and welcoming. Dynamic billboards, as in all respected stations, must be installed so that schedules and delays are visible. Grounds for public interest in the petition:…

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URBAN PLANNING – The “Defensible Space Theory” to build a secure city

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keywords: security, video surveillance cameras, urban planning, defensible space, vigilance. Historically, the authorities have sought to secure the cities and especially the streets. A major step forward was made with the appearance and generalization of public lighting during the 19th century. Of course the creation of municipal police forces, by their proximity and their speed of intervention plays a major role. But is it smart to give security to video surveillance cameras or to a specific entity that can intervene only afterwards? As with public lighting, can the organization of…

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SECURITY – The 3 reflexes to have in case of imminent danger

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keywords: security, self defense, krav maga, run, hide, tell.   We remember the intervention of the 3 young Americans in the Brussels-Paris Thalys train on August 21, 2015 who immediately stopped an assailant (potential terrorist). For us they are heroes. For them they have done nothing exceptional, nothing else that for which they are prepared and therefore had the right reflexes. These good reflexes have certainly saved dozens of lives. Nobody wants to hear it but the drama can strike at any time, and except staying home (which is not…

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LUXEMBOURG – HIGH SECURITY FOR THE FRENCH VOTERS

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keywords: french election, security, security agents, terrorism, luxembourg. This Sunday, April 23, 2017 is the day of the first round of the French presidential election. And the French living in Luxembourg are also called to the polls to elect the next President of the Republic who will lead the country for the next 5 years. After the recent events on the Champs-Elysées in Paris clear instructions were given by the Ministry of the Interior to strengthen the security of the polling stations in France. There is no exception for the…

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LUXEMBOURG – PUBLIC SECURITY RECRUITMENT DAY

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keywords: army, customs, police, firefighters, recruitment, ettelbrück, luxembourg. Ettelbrück city organizes a special day named “Your security – Our job”, a presentation day of the Public Security professions this Saturday, April 22, 2017. In the heart of the pedestrian center, men and equipment will be presented from 10:00 to 18:00. Whether you are planning a career in the Police, Army, Customs, Firefighters, or to make the little ones dream, this day is not to be missed. Share this page with:

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BETTEMBOURG – GLOBUS BAUMARKT EVACUATED AFTER FALSE ALERT

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keywords: shopping center, evacuation, terrorism, police, #jesoutienslapolice, bettembourg. Almost one month after the evacuation of the Auchan shopping center and Utopolis cinema in Kirchberg, it is now of the DIY store Globus Baumarkt in Bettembourg that makes the headline. At around 11:30 am the shop management asked the customers present in this Easter holiday week to leave the shopping center. The evacuation took place in a calm atmosphere. The Grand Ducal Police then invested the place. At the origin of this evacuation request was a telephone call received by the store reporting a…

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SECURITY – BORUSSIA DORTMUND TEAM BUS ATTACKED – MATCH CANCELED

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An explosion occurred close to the Borussia Dortmund football team bus before the tonight’s Champions League match. An unidentified object could have been thrown to the bus. Marc Barta is reported injured. The German authorities cancel the match, postponed to tomorrow. Information in development – Stay tuned. Share this page with:

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CYBER ATTACKS – LUXEMBOURG MP KARTHEISER SEEKS CLARIFICATION

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keywords: cyberattacks, ddos, fernand kartheiser, xavier bettel, luxembourg. MP Fernand Kartheiser (ADR) sent a parliamentary question on 7 April requesting details of DDOS (Distributed Denial of Service) attacks that government servers and servers in some private companies in the Grand Duchy suffered recently. Among the private companies whose servers were attacked, the name of Paul Würth appeared in the press but the firm didn’t confirm. In a session to the Parliament few weeks ago, Prime Minister Bettel said that the heart of the State servers have not been reached, that the security…

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FRANCE – SECURITY INCREASED IN PUBLIC TRANSPORTS AFTER RUSSIA

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keywords: security, attack, terrorism, train, bus, metro, france. After the Saint-Petersburg metro attacked today the French Minister of the Interior announced a security increase in public transports in Paris area from now forward. France is continuously targeted by terrorists. On 18 march 2017 an attack in Paris Orly Airport shocked all the country. Share this page with:

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SECURITY JOB OFFERS VACANCIES IN GREATER REGION

RECEIVE OUR SECURITY JOB OFFERS/VACANCIES Private Security job offers in the Greater Region (Thionville, Longwy, Metz, Nancy, Arlon, Trier) are continuously published on this website. In order to receive those Security job offers you can “like” our Facebook page:   Security-Luxembourg   Share this page with:

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UNITED STATES – CAPITOL HILL ON LOCKDOWN AFTER SHOTS

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keywords: alert, threat, security forces, police. The day after a major security threat near White House with a bomb alert in the White House gardens, a new situation of danger appears this time at the American Parliament. A man in a car crashed into a police car and then tried to run down the policemen who came out of it. The police fired back with their weapons. Local time: 10:02 am: The suspect is in custody. 10:35 am: The Police state that it was a traffic light problem, no terrorist risk at all. Share this…

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CYBER ATTACKS – LUXEMBOURG IS INCREASINGLY TARGETED

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keywords: cyber attacks, wikileaks, cia, luxembourg. After Wikileaks revelations about cyber attacks by the CIA, Luxembourg’s Prime Minister Xavier Bettel was asked to confirm those facts. Answering a parliamentary question Prime Minister Bettel confirmed that Luxembourg is increasingly targeted by cyber attacks, but not necessarily by state actors. The authors of such attacks remain undetermined he stated. Luxembourg increasingly targeted. Prime Minister confirmed recent DDoS-attacks (distributed denial-of-service) to state servers and private companies servers but without core data or core systems reached. Vulnerabilities described in Wikileaks reports and observed in recent DDOS attacks are…

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LUXEMBOURG – SPEED LIMIT REDUCED TO 30 KM/H IN GRUND

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keywords: security, road safety, luxembourg. While for a long time Luxembourg has been considered one of the bad pupils of Europe when it comes to road safety the situation is improving. In line with the United Nations target of dividing the number of road deaths by 2 by 2020, road safety has become a national priority in the Grand Duchy. After the introduction of automatic speed cameras since early 2016, the trend is to reduce the speed limit in the city. Also worth noting is the setting up of public information and…

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LUXEMBOURG – ADOLPHE BRIDGE REOPENS

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keywords: security, urbanism, luxembourg. After two years of work the Adolphe Bridge reopens this morning. Passers-by rush to photograph the event. The most nostalgic immortalize the Blue Bridge which lives its last weeks before dismantling. Notice to motorists. Pedestrian protection walls are at the edge of the roadway. There will be scratches on the bumpers of the least vigilant motorists. In all cases the renovation work is a great success. We hope the taggers will go somewhere else. Share this page with:

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LUXEMBOURG – La sécurité privée en croissance constante

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mots-clés: sécurité privée, gardiennage, agents de sécurité, télésurveillance, luxembourg.   Le Luxembourg est parmi les pays les plus sûrs du monde et on s’en félicite. Vivre et travailler au Grand-Duché se fait dans un sentiment de sécurité que peu de pays connaissent. Alors que les menaces de tous types augmentent dans les pays voisins, le Luxembourg semble y échapper. Et quand on parle sécurité des biens, des installations et des personnes, la sécurité privée fait partie intégrante du dispositif. Agents de sécurité, vigiles, gardiens, télésurveillance et téléprotection, le marché de sécurité…

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LUXEMBOURG – La sécurité routière est une priorité nationale

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mots-clés: luxembourg, sécurité routière, prévention, répression, radars automatiques.   En pleine campagne mondiale pour la sécurité routière lancée dans 70 pays, le moment est bien choisi pour revenir sur la situation de la sécurité routière au Luxembourg. Longtemps considéré comme un mauvais élève de l’Europe tant au niveau des morts que des blessés sur les routes, la situation semble progressivement s’améliorer avec des mesures énergiques prises par le gouvernement. Mauvais élève de l’Europe. Selon les dernières statistiques disponibles la mortalité sur les routes au Luxembourg a augmenté de 10% au cours…

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THIONVILLE – ALERTE BAGAGE SUSPECT EN GARE – TRAINS RETARDES – OK A 09:10

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08:30 – CFL statement : “Unidentified luggage – Trains delayed. Due to an unidentified piece of luggage in Thionville, delays are expected on all trains.” 09:10 – Back to normal situation. Après intervention des forces de l’ordre, le bagage n’a pas révélé de danger particulier, l’alerte a été levée à 09:10 ce même mardi, le trafic ferroviaire a repris, les retards de trains entre Thionville et Luxembourg sont en cours de rattrapage. Partager cette page avec:

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DEFENSE – Want to make someone betray his company or country? Think MISE! (espionage)

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keywords : intelligence services, betray, secrecy, money, ideology, ego. Intelligence Services (IS) are continuously looking for the good information. In order to find this good information, they have many options. Nowadays the Internet takes an important part, as the electronic exchanges and social networks take a big part of our lives. But it is not the only option to do so. Historically they insist on human intelligence. And of course it is still the case. The idea is to find out the person who can access the desired information, and…

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POLICE – 3 reasons why in France one does not like the Police

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keywords : police, security, sacralization, communication, #jesoutienslapolice. Imagine a world without a police force. Imagine that tomorrow the media announce that the police is not able to intervene even only for one hour. How long do you think we will have to wait for before the store windows to explode, shops to be looted and people assaulted? There is no doubt that a world without police would bring us back to a state of insecurity such as could be known in the Middle Ages or even before the generalization of…

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PRIVACY – How to protect my privacy ? Cryptography vs. Steganography

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keywords : cryptography, steganography, privacy, security. When we think about how to protect our privacy, we think about the way to keep our informations private. It doesn’t mean we are doing in life some reprehensible, illegal or even bad things, it just means that we want nobody to access our informations. Historically people looked for keeping their informations secret, and communicating them hidden from the world. It is true when it comes to military and defense matters, and nowadays when it comes to economic matters too. In order to keep…

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PRIVACY – Are the iMessages you deleted really out ? Here’s what to do

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keywords : iMessages, macOS, Sierra, privacy, security. MacOS El Capitan operating system and the brand new macOS Sierra are well known for their high security and privacy protection standard level. At least that’s what Apple repeats night and day and want its customer or the person concerned by security matters knows it as a no brainer. Listening to this like a very nice lullaby that he wants to hear, the customer feels fully secure and even doesn’t wonder if this nice story is the reality. What he knows is that…

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