And of course, Glenn Greenwald.
That is, when readers criticized his writing, he”d create fake identities to leave comments under his own articles, saying, “ Leave Glenn alone! He’s a genius.”
He was easily busted, because it turned out that self-styled internet privacy expert Glenn Greenwald didn”t understand how IP addresses worked as late as 2006.
This is your vanguard?
Look, there are some pretty basic steps you can take to reduce your chances of being hacked and trailed.
I don”t know about pcs, but on a Mac you can use Firefox instead of Chrome, and install Blur and Https Everywhere as browser add-ons. Use MacScan, PrivacyScan and 1Password along with two-step verification to keep stuff like DropBox locked down tighter.
Feel free to “unGoogle“ yourself, by all means.