Tune in to News 4 at 11 p.m. each night this week to watch the I-Team's entire five-part series, "Protecting Your Privacy."
In a culture obsessed with posting, liking and sharing – what information are we sharing and do we like how it can be used by others?
A picture can be used to create a new identity as part of an online scam. When strangers overhear parts of our conversations or even just look at our clothing, they can find out exactly who we are with a simple Google search.
PART I: Scammer Uses Sports Anchor's Photo on Dating Site
With biometrics surreptitiously tracking and scanning us when we don’t even know it – do our faces even belong to us? Can we really expect privacy anymore?
PART II: Is Your Cellphone Watching or Listening to You?
While our government crawls to create legislation, they’re getting lapped as technology races ahead at a breakneck pace.
PART III: 'Creepy' NYC Law School Task Reveals Personal Info Surprise
Big data and social media companies are changing what it means to be a stranger among strangers. Read more here.
This week, the I-Team explores how we unknowingly forfeit our privacy, and what can happen to it once our information gets into someone else’s hands.
PART IV: Facial Recognition Causes Concern Among the Public
Your face can tell people a lot more about you than you might think and in a new world your every move can be tracked.
PART V: Stalkers Hack to Harass Victims in Their Own Homes
Law enforcement officials say harassers are increasingly using technology to get at their victims — tracking their every move. Read more here.