By Greg Conti
What Does Google find out about You? And who're They Telling?
When you utilize Google’s “free” prone, you pay, titanic time–with own information regarding your self. Google is creating a fortune on what it understands approximately you…and you'll be surprised through simply how a lot Google does understand. Googling Security is the 1st publication to bare how Google’s massive details stockpiles can be used opposed to you or your business–and what you are able to do to guard yourself.
Unlike different books on Google hacking, this ebook covers details you reveal while utilizing all of Google’s most sensible purposes, not only what savvy clients can retrieve through Google’s seek effects. West aspect laptop technology professor Greg Conti finds the privateness implications of Gmail, Google Maps, Google speak, Google teams, Google signals, Google’s new cellular functions, and extra. Drawing on his personal complex defense study, Conti indicates how Google’s databases can be utilized via others with undesirable rationale, no matter if Google succeeds in its pledge of “don’t be evil.”
Uncover the path of informational “bread crumbs” you permit in the event you use Google seek
How Gmail will be used to trace your own community of pals, family members, and acquaintances
How Google’s map and site instruments may well expose the destinations of your place, organisation, friends and family, go back and forth plans, and intentions
How the knowledge stockpiles of Google and different on-line businesses will be spilled, misplaced, taken, shared, or subpoenaed and later used for identification robbery or perhaps blackmail
How the Google AdSense and DoubleClick advertisements prone might music you round the Web
How to systematically decrease the private details you divulge or provide away
This e-book is a warning sign and a “how-to” self-defense guide: an necessary source for everybody, from deepest voters to defense execs, who depends on Google.
About the writer xxi
Chapter 1: Googling 1
Chapter 2: details Flows and Leakage 31
Chapter three: Footprints, Fingerprints, and Connections 59
Chapter four: seek 97
Chapter five: Communications 139
Chapter 6: Mapping, instructions, and Imagery 177
Chapter 7: ads and Embedded content material 205
Chapter eight: Googlebot 239
Chapter nine: Countermeasures 259
Chapter 10: Conclusions and a glance to the long run 299
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