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Privacy Google sued for alleged secret collection of user data

“Google tracks and collects consumer browsing history and other web activity data no matter what safeguards consumers undertake to protect their data privacy,” according to the complaint filed...

Privacy U.K. Faces Legal Challenge Over Test And Trace Data Collection

The U.K.'s Open Rights Group are preparing to launch a legal challenge against the NHS's Test and Trace initiative over concerns about the data collected and stored by the government.

Privacy Roughly six-in-ten online daters in the U.S. are concerned about data collection

A majority of online daters report being either very or somewhat concerned about how much data such services collect about them.

Privacy Phunware Receives TRUSTe Data Collection Certification from TrustArc

Today, TrustArc is an industry leader in privacy management that ensures companies comply with worldwide government laws and best practices, including the European Union’s General Data Protection ...

Privacy Netography launches two new data collection agents to enhance security and data privacy capabilities

Netography announced advanced security and enhanced data privacy capabilities with the release of two new powerful data collection agents.

Privacy Arizona Attorney General sues Google for misleading data collection practices

Google is facing a lawsuit from the Attorney General's office in Arizona, with the State suggesting it has been collecting personal data deceptively ...

Privacy Arizona AG sues Google over collection of private user information

The tactics the company uses to "surveil" its users' locations are "willfully deceptive and unfair," Attorney General Mark Brnovich says.

Privacy Amendment Revived to Protect Americans' Internet Search Records From Warrantless Collection

Good news today for fans of internet privacy. Several members of the House of Representatives have arranged to resurrect a plan to stop the federal government from collecting or accessing...

Privacy Mozilla, Twitter among others vouch for prohibition of warrantless collection of internet data

A group of seven internet companies have written to the United States House of Representatives urging them to address the issue of warrantless collection of internet search and browsing...

Privacy Pro-Privacy Lawmakers Secure a Vote to Protect Browsing Data From Warrantless FBI Collection

In a significant victory for privacy reformers, the U.S. House of Representatives is now expected to vote as early as Wednesday on an amendment that would explicitly prohibit the warrantless ...

Privacy NYPD's collection of DNA samples raises privacy concerns

The New York Police Department has been collecting DNA samples and storing them in a database. New reporting on the practice is raising privacy concerns. New York Times reporter Jan Ransom, who ...

Privacy Lawyers for LA County Girl Sue TikTok App Over Data Collection

TikTok Inc. was sued Wednesday in federal court by lawyers for the guardian of a preteen Los Angeles girl who accuse the social media platform of collecting and storing users’ biometric data...

Privacy Google's collection of medical records sparks privacy concerns

The apparent whistleblower who revealed Google is collecting medical records from about 50 million Americans said "Project Nightingale" raised red flags, including a security risk of "placing...

Privacy Senate rejects tougher standards for collection of search and browsing data

The US Senate voted down amendment to the USA PATRIOT Act Wednesday that would create a tougher standard for government investigators to collect the web search and browsing histories of people in...

Privacy STATEMENT: EEOC Data Collection Delay Undermines Efforts To Ensure an Equitable Coronavirus Response

Yesterday, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) announced it would delay collection of the EEO-1 form, which many private employers and some federal contractors are required to...

Privacy Senators Seek 'Major' Investigation of Kids Data Collection

Citing all those surfing-from-home kids during the coronavirus pandemic, a markedly bipartisan group of senators often on opposite sides of communications issues has teamed up to urge the Federal ...

Privacy EEOC delays EEO data collections due to COVID-19

The change will allow filers to be "better positioned to provide accurate, valid and reliable data in a timely manner," the agency said in a press release.

Privacy The CDC would set up a coronavirus 'surveillance and data collection system' as part of the Senate's $2 trillion stimulus bill

Tracking the spread of the virus will be a balancing act for the CDC, which will have to navigate privacy laws as it expands its surveillance.

Privacy Privacy commission says collection of data from COVID-19 patients allowed

MANILA, Philippines — The National Privacy Commission (NPC) on Thursday reminded government agencies that while they are permitted to collect necessary data of Filipinos who are stricken by the ...

Privacy Ring smart doorbell maker puts data collection on hold temporarily

Ring does promise it will provide stronger privacy controls when it restarts that. And then there’s the data collection on the mobile for personalized ads. That’s still continuing despite the hold...