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Privacy Spy, Law Enforcement Agencies Step Up U.S. Election Security Measures

WASHINGTON — U.S. spy and law enforcement agencies on Friday said they had strengthened procedures for informing Congress, state and local governments, private business and the public about foreign...

Privacy 8 Ways Technology Is Making It Easier for Private Companies and Government Agencies to Track Peoples' Movements

Privacy-minded activists and lawmakers are now hitting back ... detect the presence of humans using devices ranging from lasers to WiFi networks. The vast range of biometric data that technology...

Privacy Flock Safety partners with Genetec Inc.: Enables private citizens to help law enforcement agencies around the country proactively solve more crime

The companies will integrate their solutions, the Genetec Citigraf TM decision support system and Flock Safety’s ALPR system, to pave the way for private citizens to help law enforcement agencies ...

Privacy How can agencies compete in the new data-privacy landscape?

We are living in a new age of data privacy regulation. When the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force May 2018, it set a new standard for data protection regulation. Nearly 18 ...

Privacy New Stats NZ start up sells location data to government agencies eager to understand population movements

Essentially, it gets data sets from private organisations and turns them into useful products to sell to government agencies. After several delays, the team of nine staff, including two seconded...

Privacy 3Q Digital Debuts Among Top Performance Marketing Agencies Reviewed by Independent Research Firm

3Q Digital earned the highest score possible in seven criteria, including: Innovation, Measurement, Performance in Paid Social, Social Networks Supported, Creative and Content, Reputation...

Privacy Big agencies and studios have a lock on Hollywood. It’s high time to apply antitrust law.

LOS ANGELES — If they ever make a movie of the history of American antitrust law, Hollywood would certainly play a supporting ... They are the reason private equity firms have recently invested ...

Privacy Amazon’s doorbell camera company Ring touts its work with 400 police agencies as privacy advocates sound alarm

Ring, the smart doorbell maker owned by Amazon, is working with more than 400 law enforcement agencies across the U.S. as part of an effort that it says will contribute to its users’ discussions ...

Privacy Consumer Confidential: FasTrak agencies may have sold out your privacy. Now they want legal immunity

However, not all privacy violations alleged in the lawsuits involve technical ... say, having people check a box online, which can easily be done by mistake. I pointed this out to Allen. “I’ll look...

Privacy Column: FasTrak agencies may have sold out your privacy. Now they want legal immunity

Transit authorities statewide have been targeted with lawsuits alleging that, among other privacy violations, information from toll-road transponders — think FasTrak — is being used to illegally ...

Privacy US Supreme Court Limits Access to Commercial Data Shared With Federal Agencies

The Agriculture Department disclosed the grocery stores’ names and addresses but not their SNAP transaction data, citing FOIA law exemption ... provided to the government under an assurance of...

Privacy Strike against FOIA rights: Court protects privacy of businesses working for federal agencies

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday that federal agencies can withhold from the public proprietary information about the private businesses with which they work. In a 6-3 decision, the high court...

Privacy Google’s Ads Data Hub Works For Agencies – But It’s Both A Blessing And A Curse

At the Cannes Lions festival, media agencies made it clear that they’re embracing Ads Data Hub (ADH) ­­– Google’s answer to privacy-safe attribution – despite the implications for independent ...

Privacy Your personal data is too public for agencies to verify

The widespread loss and theft of Americans personally identifiable information has steadily eroded a once popular form of remote identity proofing, and agencies need to start looking into other ...

Privacy How agencies can control access to IoT data

With so much sensitive data being collected, IoT raises critical security and privacy concerns that government must confront head-on. IoT privacy and security worries As agencies analyze massive ...

Privacy Agencies trying to find their ‘dark data’ face policy, leadership hurdles

CIO and chief privacy officer at FDIC, said Thursday at the Splunk GovSummit. “You have to set a policy, and you have to go out and market the capabilities you’re trying to deliver and show value...

Privacy The Rundown: Agencies get their hands dirty with data ownership

Last summer, the question of what agency groups will do with data — own it ... in digital advertising that is being accelerated by privacy acts and the GDPR. That race was escalated in the ...

Privacy FEMA contractor at center of privacy violation provides services to many other agencies

The privacy incident occurred because FEMA did not take steps to ensure it provided only required data elements to CLC. Moreover, CLC did not notify FEMA that the agency was providing unnecessary...

Privacy Bill Targets Data Security of State Agencies, Municipalities and School Districts

State agencies, municipalities and school districts collect and store troves of personal information and must continue to monitor the impact of legislative developments on their data security ...

Privacy Agencies step in to probe military data breach

In a text message to CNN Philippines, Information and Communications Technology Secretary Eliseo Rio said the agency's cybersecurity division and the National Privacy ... all other data in our ...