data-encryptionThese days it’s easy to get complacent when it comes to using technology. It’s such a prevalent part of everyday life, using devices and surfing the web seems like second nature. The latest generation has never even lived in a time where cell phones and the Internet weren’t at their disposal.

As more things go electronic and our world becomes more digital, data is constantly being collected, stored and shared. It can be used to improve a person’s quality of life or for someone else’s personal gain.