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Privacy Facebook lets users transfer images directly to Google Photos as part of data portability program

“At Facebook, we believe that if you share data with one service, you should be able to move it to another,” noted Steve Satterfield, Facebook’s director of privacy and public policy, in a blog...

Privacy Vayyar nabs $109M for its “4D” radar tech, which detects and tracks images while preserving privacy

Now, with a large swing towards more data protection — in part a reaction to the realization of just how much information about us is being picked up — we’re starting to see some interesting...

Privacy Google ditched project to release 100,000 X-ray images amid privacy concerns

There was a concern the project could run afoul of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, or HIPAA, the federal law regulating the security and privacy of certain medical...

Privacy Millions of Americans' medical images, data are available on the internet. Anyone can take a peek.

ProPublica removed private patient information from it before publication. This story was co-reported with the German public broadcaster Bayerischer Rundfunk. Medical images and health data...

Privacy Millions Of Americans' Medical Images, Data Available On Internet

In some cases, a snoop could use free software programs — or just a typical web browser — to view the images and private data, an investigation by ProPublica and the German broadcaster ...

Privacy Millions of Americans’ Medical Images and Data Are Available on the Internet. Anyone Can Take a Peek.

In some cases, a snoop could use free software programs — or just a typical web browser — to view the images and private data, an investigation by ProPublica and the German broadcaster Bayerischer ...

Privacy Millions of Americans' medical images and data are available on the internet. Anyone can take a peek

All told, medical data from more than 16 million scans worldwide was available online, including names, birthdates and, in some cases, Social Security numbers. Experts say it’s hard to pinpoint...

Privacy Millions of Americans’ medical images and data are available on the Internet

Schrader said that data from more than 13.7 million medical tests in the US were available online, including more than 400,000 in which X-rays and other images could be downloaded. The privacy ...

Privacy Millions of Americans’ medical images are available on the internet

All told, medical data from more than 16 million scans worldwide was available online, including names, birthdates and, in some cases, Social Security numbers. Experts say it’s hard to pinpoint...

Privacy Millions of Americans’ medical images and data are on the Internet. Anyone can take a peek.

All told, medical data from more than 16 million scans worldwide was available online, including names, birthdates and, in some cases, Social Security numbers. Experts say it’s hard to pinpoint...

Privacy Anyone Can Look at Millions of Americans' Medical Images and Data, Report Finds

Unlike data breaches in other industries ... requirement that standards be publicized for the “electronic exchange, privacy and security of health information.” That would appear to put ...

Privacy Millions of Americans’ medical images and data are available on the Internet — and anyone can take a peek

All told, medical data from more than 16 million scans worldwide was available online, including names, birthdates and, in some cases, Social Security numbers. Experts say it’s hard to pinpoint...

Privacy Should You Share Images of Your Kids Online?

Why do parents share or overshare details about their lives and kids' lives online? It’s a combination of pride, joy, identity, and social validation. And without attention to privacy settings,...

Privacy Law around non-consensual taking, making and sharing of sexual images to be reviewed

assessing the law on offensive and abusive online communications, including the non-consensual taking and sharing of intimate images specifically This review will consider the meaning of terms such...

Privacy Images of travelers, license plates compromised in data breach, feds say

CBP said its own systems had not been compromised, and the agency writes that, as of Monday, "none of the image data has been identified on the Dark Web or internet." The subcontractor "violated ...

Privacy CBP says traveler and license plate images were stolen in data breach

U.S. Customs and Border Protection has confirmed a data breach involved the photos ... the subcontractor violated mandatory security and privacy protocols outlined in their contract,” the ...

Privacy High-flying surveillance balloons deliver sharp images, raise privacy questions

“Traditionally, our privacy in public has been protected by the limitations ... Meanwhile, Alphabet Inc.’s Project Loon also uses balloons in the stratosphere, designed to provide internet and ...

Privacy Tired of Images Being Stolen Online? So is Flickr

VP of product for Flickr, Andrew Stadlen on the partnership states, “We want our photographers to feel comfortable sharing their work online. We offer clear controls for privacy and copyright ...