Technician: OPINION: I’m done with Proctorio — you should be too

January 25, 2023

Proctorio may not have had any security leaks yet, but with fellow companies falling to malicious hackers, the risk is not worth the reward. Furthermore, the Electronic Privacy Information Center, a privacy-focused research center, submitted a formal complaint to the District of Columbia accusing Proctorio of deceptive trade practices. This means our data may not be vulnerable just to hackers, but to Proctorio itself. We shouldn’t have to worry that videos of our faces, IDs and homes might be stolen or used unethically — not now and certainly not eight years down the line — just so we can get our degree.

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