UW Privacy Office

May 29, 2019

Security Is Not Privacy

Source: Forbes, May 28, 2019

Security Is Not Privacy

Privacy, on the other hand, is a more complex idea than security. When we experience true privacy, we are free from uninvited observers and disturbances. Security software may address the challenge of protecting your devices from viruses and intruders, but it doesn’t provide control over how your information is shared online.