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Privacy Activate stealth mode. Keep your personal online information hidden with a VPN

Do you consider yourself a privacy-conscious person? Are you concerned about your online safety? Well, you're certainly not the only one. The hard truth is that by surfing the web or marking any ...

Privacy Property data analysts say Jackson County assessments skewed by missing information

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Property data analysts and a former Jackson County assessor believe the county should pay private companies to come up with more accurate property assessment values. Those were...

Privacy Information Commissioner raises privacy concerns over Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency plans

Facebook’s past privacy breaches suggest financial information might not ... this year in what is being seen as an effort to challenge traditional bank transfers, online payments and credit cards....

Privacy Cloudentity Announces Next Generation Identity-based API Security that Improves Data Privacy and Personally Identifiable Information (PII) Protection

Cloudentity's latest Standards Based Authorization Platform is also the fastest, most flexible and cost-effective in the market, with Microscale to Planet Scale capability SEATTLE, Aug. 5, 2019 ...

Privacy The Connection Between Humans and Data: How People Benefit When Information and Technology Work Together

One rising technology enables location intelligence, helping people see a range of data in the context of physical location. Leaders in both public and private sectors across nearly every industry...

Privacy Lawmaker asks for delay implementing law that would make 'all information' on medical marijuana patient licenses available to law enforcement

A law that takes effect later this month has a provision allowing ... “I’m not a lawyer, but it’s pretty clear: They are supposed to keep that private. If they gave that whole database to the OLETS...

Privacy Nevada students’ information exposed in data breach

“However, CCSD makes every effort to ensure the safety of private information online and we set high standards for our own data systems and those we contract with to conduct business.” The FBI...

Privacy CCSD says data breach has exposed student, staff information

“However, CCSD makes every effort to ensure the safety of private information online and we set high standards for our own data systems and those we contract with to conduct business. ...

Privacy OAIC still asking for information privacy amendments to data retention regime

The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) wants clarification on terminology used in Australia's data retention regime, saying that with a lack of definition, "content" and ...

Privacy Facebook’s FTC settlement doesn’t protect privacy of users’ health information

On the surface, Facebook’s recent settlement with the Federal Trade Commission says a lot about privacy. But if you use Facebook to share information about health, be warned: The settlement does...

Privacy How To Keep Your Private Information Safe Following Massive Capital One Data Breach

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — If Capital One is in your wallet, listen up. The company has experience one of the largest data breaches in history. The private information of 100 million American credit ...

Privacy Don't choose national security over human rights and privacy, information commissioner warns

We should not choose national security over human rights, Victoria’s information commissioner Sven Bluemmel says. Peter Dutton has defended the data retention scheme Photograph: Mick Tsikas/AAP...

Privacy TRENDING: New privacy concerns over FaceApp, tech expert says personal information is at risk

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — The internet sensation called FaceApp is all over social media over the past few days but it is raising privacy concerns. With just one tap, celebrities, normal people, and even...

Privacy Healthcare Hack: Your personal, private medical information is under attack in Florida

According to the study, between 2008 and 2019, the Sunshine state had 523 data breaches that exposed more than 350 million records. In more recent attacks, medical appears to mean money to cyber ...

Privacy Michael Beckerman: Why do we need a federal privacy law? Ask the data brokers selling your information

It’s an experience we’ve all had before: telemarketers calling during dinner or mailers show up from the postman, targeting us for products that we don’t need or want. Imagine a member of the...

Privacy King County employees were never trained to deny ICE access to information, despite new law

And Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers accessed private information on the jail database more than 1,000 times after the law passed, while the sheriff’s office sent ICE 25...

Privacy Florida is selling drivers' personal information to private companies and marketing firms

Records show the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FHSMV) made $77 million in 2017 by selling drivers' personal information to more than 30 private companies, including ...

Privacy Florida DMV sells your personal information to private companies, marketing firms

“Even if it’s a public record in Florida – if we tell them we want it private, it should be kept private ... The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles said under the law, it must ...

Privacy K12 Inc. Data Breach Opens Doors to Students' Personal Information

"Student privacy is vitally important to us at K12. Our security team promptly addressed the issue, and the data is now secure, with technical and process improvements to our software hosting ...

Privacy Twitter's Disinformation Data Dumps Are Helpful—to a Point

Facebook also shares data through an independent research commission called Social Science One that vets the information and the researchers who get access to it, hoping to prevent another...