Tactical Tech on feeling safe with your new ‘smart’ gift


What to you defines a “bad gift?” For some people, it’s the classic “hideous holiday sweater.” For others, it’s smart speakers or smart watches that spell trouble, especially if there’s been a privacy breach in the past with the companies who make them. 

Marlene Melchior speaks with Tactical Tech Digital Security Coordinator Rose Regina Lawrence about what to do if you’ve received or given a tricky tech gift.

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