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Privacy Privacy Concerns Over UK Government's COVID-Tracking App

Lawyers have questioned the use of the NHS' new 'track & trace' app to store personal data for up to 20 years.

Privacy De Blasio rebuked in letter from staffers — Privacy concerns may complicate contact tracing — Upstate regions cleared for outdoor dining

You can review our privacy policy to find out more about the cookies we use. Protests that have taken to the streets of New York for seven days and counting were inspired by the killing of George ...

Privacy Google Grapples With Lawsuit Related to User Privacy Concerns

Alphabet’s GOOGL division Google continues to grapple with legal hassles as it faces fresh allegations regarding privacy of the users. A lawsuit of $5 billion has been filed in the federal court of...

Privacy Medical journals raise concerns over data from COVID studies

Two prestigious medical journals said they have significant concerns about a database that was used to look at how older drugs, including an antimalarial drug promoted by President Donald Trump,...

Privacy Government watchdog: Airport fever screenings for coronavirus raise racial profiling, privacy concerns

Government civil liberties watchdog pushes back on White House plan to temperature screen for COVID-19 at airports ...

Privacy Italy Launches COVID-19 Contact-Tracing App Amid Privacy Concerns

"In this way we will be able to identify someone who was sitting on the bus next to an infected person," Pier Luigi Lopalco, head of the COVID-19 emergency unit in the Puglia regi ...

Privacy Coronavirus: Government rejects new privacy legislation despite concerns over NHS COVID-19 tracing app

The government has rejected calls for new privacy legislation despite concerns over the NHS COVID-19 tracing app. Parliament’s Joint Committee on Human Rights had urged the government to introduce...

Privacy Coronavirus: Jacob Rees-Mogg rejects new privacy legislation despite concerns over NHS COVID-19 tracing app

The leader of the House of Commons has rejected calls for new privacy legislation despite concerns over the NHS COVID-19 tracing app. Parliament’s Joint Committee on Human Rights had urged the ...

Privacy Balancing Privacy Concerns Around Facial Recognition

There has been recent global uproar around facial recognition technology and whether it’s ethically sound. Its use without citizen consent could have potential safety benefits but is undoubtedly a ...

Privacy Privacy concerns and technical doubts dull hopes of HSE Covid-19 app's value

A smartphone app that warns when a user has made contact with a Covid-19 sufferer was meant to help suppress the virus - but doubts have been cast doubt its effectiveness even before it has been ...

Privacy CORONAVIRUS IN TEXAS: Delays, privacy concerns slow efforts to track the virus using digital contact tracing

Nearly three months into the coronavirus crisis in the United States, there’s little progress on a federal -- or even state-level digital -- contact ...

Privacy Democratic Lawmakers Raise Concerns Over TikTok Privacy Regulations

Fourteen Democratic members of the U.S. House of Representatives' Energy and Commerce Committee are requesting that Federal Trade Commission regulators investigate the popular video app TikTok for ...

Privacy Government surveillance bill pulled after Trump veto threat, privacy concerns

A bill that would have renewed government surveillance powers has been put on ice after its privacy protections were removed. On Tuesday morning, an amendment to a bill intended to protect browser...

Privacy Privacy Concerns Over COVID-19 Contact Tracing Apps Largely Misguided, Malvern Cybersecurity Expert Says

Phone makers are beginning to install COVID-19 contact tracing apps on phones, but is your privacy and personal information at risk? Eyewitness News went looking for answers. The word in each post ...

Privacy French Lawmakers Support COVID-Warning Smartphone App, Despite Privacy, Effectiveness Concerns

French lawmakers have voted in favor of deploying a smartphone application warning of potential exposure to a person infected with the coronavirus, despite concerns some have about privacy and the ...

Privacy Amid privacy concerns, Centre makes Aarogya Setu app open source

In a bid to allay the privacy concerns regarding the Aarogya Setu app , the Centre has announced it was making the mobile application as open source , allowing researchers, experts and developers ...

Privacy De Blasio hires 1,700 contact tracers, downplays privacy concerns

The city has hired 1,700 contact tracers as part of an effort to ramp up coronavirus testing and contain new cases, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday. The city is launching a $10 million ad...

Privacy RPT-As Chinese authorities expand use of health tracking apps, privacy concerns grow

China's health tracking QR codes, which have played a key part in the country's successful containment of the coronavirus, now look set to play a much broader role in daily life as local...

Privacy Government makes Aarogya Setu Android app open-source, looks to allay privacy concerns

The source code for the back-end infrastructure will be made open source sometime next week, which will allow cybersecurity researchers to audit the code and evaluate the privacy and security of...

Privacy CUJO AI Recent Survey Reveals U.S. Internet Users' Expectations and Concerns Towards Privacy and Online Tracking

PRNewswire/ -- CUJO AI, the leader in AI-powered Digital Life Protection services, today released a new report titled "Consumer Privacy and Online ...