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Topic: Data Privacy
Facebook is accused of attempting to bypass Europe's hard-line privacy legislation and access personal data on domain name holders through an obscure policy process with the Whois registry.
Google was sued on Tuesday in a proposed class action accusing the internet search company of illegally invading the privacy of millions of users by pervasively tracking their internet use through browsers set in "private" mode.
A School of Information Studies faculty member is heading to Washington, D.C. to discuss a new approach to cloud-stored data management architecture and to unveil a new structural template that can be adopted by entities of all types and sizes to strengthen the data privacy and security blanket across an entire region.
Fifty-one chief executives at major U.S. corporations, including Amazon, AT&T and IBM, are urging Congress to pass federal consumer privacy legislation that would block states from implementing their own regulations on data privacy.
FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) says that Business Email Compromise (BEC) scams are continuing to grow every year, with a 100% increase in the identified global exposed losses between May 2018 and July 2019.
The California legislature worked through the summer to finalize the text of the state's landmark data privacy law before time to make amendments ran out on Friday. In the Assembly (California's lower house), Assemblywoman Jacqui Irwin has been a key voice and vote backing motions that would weaken the law, and a new report says her reasoning may be very,
The apps gather information such as location, even after owners explicitly say no. Google says a fix won't come until Android Q.
Next time you use Amazon Alexa to message a friend or order a pizza, know that the record could be stored indefinitely, even if you ask to delete it.
British Airways is facing a 183.39 million Pound (about $229.72 million USD) fine for failure to comply with the EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) - the largest such fine levied so far.