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Wamsley, L. (2020, October 13). Your technology is tracking you. Take these steps for better online privacy. National Public Radio.

She and other experts make a distinction between privacy and security when it comes to your data. Security generally refers to protecting against someone trying to access your stuff — like stealing your credit card number or hacking your accounts. Privacy is more often used to talk about keeping your movements from being tracked for purposes of advertising or surveillance.