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Privacy 'Hundreds of millions of people' may have had their text messages exposed online, researchers say

A database housing millions of private SMS text messages was left open online for an extended period of time, a team of researchers at the online privacy company vpnMentor said Sunday. The...

Privacy WV troopers are cleared by internal reviews, then taxpayers spend millions settling the lawsuits

“Internal Review Board considered the facts and circumstances surrounding each incident ... often only agreeing to do so under the privacy of a protective order shielding the records from the public.

Privacy Outdated poverty data funneled millions to wealthy D.C. neighborhoods, Post analysis shows

What had been unclear was how neighborhoods with higher levels of wealth and private investment fell into the program, while more economically distressed communities received only a sliver of the ...

Privacy Outdated poverty data funneled millions to wealthy neighborhoods in D.C., states

What had been unclear was how neighborhoods with higher levels of wealth and private investment fell into the program, while more economically distressed communities received a sliver of the benefits.

Privacy Online shoppers expected to lose millions to holiday shopping scams this year

Consumer privacy researchers say online shoppers are set to lose more money to holiday scams this year than ever before, amid a steep increase in reports of internet shopping scams since 2015. An ...

Privacy Google's plan to collect health data on millions of Americans faces federal inquiry

HIPAA is the US federal law governing the security and privacy of certain medical information. HIPAA allows hospitals to share data with business partners, without gaining the consent of patients...

Privacy Google is reportedly secretly gathering personal health data from millions of Americans

The data amounts to a complete patient history, including a patient’s date of birth, allergies, immunizations, family medical history, hospitalizations, lab results, and doctor diagnoses. The...

Privacy Google to store and analyze millions of health records. Here’s why the Ascension deal is raising privacy concerns.

Even so, many patients may not trust Google, which has paid multiple fines for violating privacy laws, with their personal medical details. Google mentioned the arrangement in an earnings call in...

Privacy Google is collecting health data on millions of Americans

At least 150 Google employees had access to patient data, the Journal reported. But Google said it is adhering to regulatory privacy standards, such as the Health Insurance Portability and ...

Privacy Google secretly swallowed health data of 'tens of millions' of Americans

As many as 150 Google staffers had access to the data, according to the report. Since the WSJ published its damning report, Google confirmed that it's partnered with Ascension and moved quickly to ...

Privacy Google is working with a massive health system to gather data on millions of patients — here's an inside look at the tools they're developing

"Project Nightingale" is a plan to move Ascension data onto Google's Cloud services, then to build an EHR search tool, internal documents say.

Privacy Google's healthcare partnership sparks fears for privacy of millions

Google’s announcement of a partnership with a major healthcare provider raises fresh privacy concerns as the tech company expands its footprint into the healthcare industry. Monday’s announcement ...

Privacy Google reportedly collecting health data on millions of Americans without informing patients

Google is collecting detailed health data on millions of Americans through a partnership with Ascension ... to design health software that could home into a patient's medical history. While project...

Privacy Google and a massive hospital system are reportedly collecting private health data on millions of Americans in secret

Google teamed up with the country's second biggest healthcare system Ascension to collect millions of Americans' health data without their knowledge.

Privacy Real Estate Millions | The Property Brothers talk Dream Home No. 1

(Rachel Aston/Las Vegas Review-Journal) Rebel Nation: Tony Sanchez's Job on the Line - VIDEO After UNLV suffered its 7th loss on the season to the Colorado State Rams, head coach Tony Sanchez's job...

Privacy How a Privacy-Centered Social Media Platform Acquired Millions of Customers With No Paid Marketing

Mark Westreich, founder and CEO of MeWe, aims to give Facebook a run for its money. His company, billed as a "next-gen social networking platform,” encourages a privacy-focused social media...

Privacy Camgirl sites exposed data for millions of users

If there's an upshot, it's that the disclosure has revealed potential privacy issues. Would users be comfortable knowing that VTS is logging their 'private' conversations? However the company has...

Privacy Millions of Adobe Customers Exposed in Privacy Snafu

Fraudsters could pose as Adobe or a related company and trick users into giving up further info, such as passwords, for example,” wrote Comparitech privacy advocate, Paul Bischoff. “The information...

Privacy Feds: Massachusetts Owes Private Schools Millions For Special Ed. Funding

The U.S. Department of Education has found that public school districts across Massachusetts have violated federal law by denying services to students with disabilities who attend private and ...

Privacy Feds: Massachusetts owes private schools millions

BOSTON (AP) — The U.S. Department of Education has found that public school districts across Massachusetts have violated federal law by denying services to students with disabilities who attend ...