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.
Topic: 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.
After more than a year ratcheting up its privacy protections, Firefox now blocks website cookies that can let advertisers and publishers track you across the web.
In a major win for digital privacy, Utah became the first state in the nation to ban warrantless searches of electronic data.
Program that analyzed Americans' calls and texts has become too burdensome, sources tell The Wall Street Journal.
The data was stolen from Citycomp, which provides internet infrastructure for dozens of companies including Oracle, Airbus, Toshiba, and Volkswagen.