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TRUSTe To Develop Guidelines For Whitelisting Sites On New Disconnect Mobile App

September 08, 2014

Earlier today, Disconnect launched the first mobile app to block malvertising –and confirmed that the app is available for iOS and Android after an initial ban by Google caused public outcry. Malvertising is a major cause of identity theft and is impossible for consumers to identify because malicious tracking and malware often looks like a normal advertisement or website.  Many consumers also do not realize that just visiting a webpage containing malvertising, without even clicking anything, can put them at risk. “Disconnect Mobile offers unique threat protection at the network request level, so that users are protected across all their … Continue reading TRUSTe To Develop Guidelines For Whitelisting Sites On New Disconnect Mobile App

Privacy Short Notice Design

February 17, 2011

By Travis Pinnick User Experience Designer | TRUSTe @xtratrav Part III: Proposed Design [This is part 3 in a series about the design of a TRUSTe Privacy Short Notice. For background on the project see part 1 and part 2.] TRUSTe Short Notice and Icon Design TRUSTe is currently in the process of designing an icon-based privacy short notice for simplifying and summarizing consumer-facing privacy statements in a browser-based client. The tool will initially be a simple, consumer-facing presentation layer of a TRUSTe-hosted XML-based policy database, but could ultimately become an open-source standard for inclusion by browser manufacturers available for … Continue reading Privacy Short Notice Design

Privacy Short Notice Design

By Travis Pinnick User Experience Designer | TRUSTe @xtratrav Part II: Recent Activity [This is part 2 in a series about the design of a TRUSTe Privacy Short Notice. For the proposed design see part 3] TRUSTe Short Notice and Icon Design TRUSTe is currently in the process of designing an icon-based privacy short notice for simplifying and summarizing consumer-facing privacy statements in a browser-based client. The tool will initially be a simple, consumer-facing presentation layer of a TRUSTe-hosted XML-based policy database, but could ultimately become an open-source standard for inclusion by browser manufacturers available for certification by other third-party … Continue reading Privacy Short Notice Design

Privacy Short Notice Design

By Travis Pinnick User Experience Designer | TRUSTe @xtratrav Part I: Background [This is part 1 in a series about the design of a TRUSTe Privacy Short Notice. To learn more see part 2 and part 3] TRUSTe Short Notice and Icon Design TRUSTe is currently in the process of designing an icon-based privacy short notice for simplifying and summarizing consumer-facing privacy statements in a browser-based client. The tool will initially be a simple, consumer-facing presentation layer of a TRUSTe-hosted XML-based policy database, but could ultimately become an open-source standard for inclusion by browser manufacturers available for certification by other … Continue reading Privacy Short Notice Design

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