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Data retention: It seems BORING ... until your TV SPIES ON YOU

Christian Berger Silver badge

There's a simple rule of thumb

If a device runs enough unfree software so you cannot control what it's doing, do not connect it to the Internet. If you have to connect it to the Internet, make sure it's firewalled propperly so it won't be able to talk to entities you don't want it to talk to.

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