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Privacy Building a private cloud platform for data and AI with IBM

You've heard the stats. 94% of enterprises are using multiple clouds. Private clouds are expected to grow to $433B in 2020 at CAGR of 15% from 2018-2020. Traditional IT also continues to command...

Privacy Google's ad system under EU probe for how it spreads your private data

The GDPR is a sweeping law that gives residents of the European Union more control over their personal data and seeks to clarify rules for online services. The DPC inquiry follows a complaint filed...

Privacy Apple has a plan to make online ads more private

The tech giant came up with Privacy Preserving Ad Click Attribution. Yes, it’s a mouthful but the tech itself shows promise. A bit of background: Any time you buy something online, the store ...

Privacy Instagram data breach: Mumbai based firm leaks private data of social media influencers

Another day, another breach in Facebook's paradise. This time it's the Facebook owned photo-sharing site, Instagram. The site is in news for exposing the personal data including contact information...

Privacy Study finds military families face widespread problems in private housing

At seven of the 10 largest military installations in the U.S. by population, the majority of respondents reported negative experiences with private housing contractors ... in advance of...

Privacy The First Rule of Geneva Private Banking: Don't Live in France

Yet for the banks, those advantages are outweighed by the risk should employees take client data on their mobile phone or a laptop across the border. It’s easy to see why. France began scrutinizing...

Privacy Instagram Account Leaks: Private Data Linked to Millions of Influencers, Celebrities and Brands Exposed

Instagram has launched an investigation after a database containing private data linked to millions of accounts was allegedly exposed online without a password. TechCrunch first reported the trove...

Privacy The case for “stepping stone” private clouds

They liked cloud but they liked their data in their data center, too. They had, and still have, a few choices: First, move to a private cloud platform and then to a public cloud provider. This is...

Privacy Mumbai influencer marketing agency leaks private data of 49M Instagram users

Another day, another data breach. This time, the impact is closer home. The leak was first shared with TechCrunch by a cybersecurity researcher. Chtrbox, which connects influencers with brands and ...

Privacy Instagram influencers and celebrities had their private data exposed

In the midst of the storm that blasted Facebook over the past two years, Instagram remained mostly unshaken and a shining beacon in the company’s portfolio. Yes, it had its fair share of lapses,...

Privacy New Analysis Of California Hospitals Shows Private Insurers Pay More Than Double What Medicare Does For Similar Services

SAN DIEGO, May 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A new analysis of financial data from general acute care hospitals in California reveals that private insurers paid on average 209 percent more than what ...

Privacy Unsecured database exposed private information of millions of Instagram influencers

It seems Chtrbox was able to scrape private information from the social ... "We're looking into the issue to understand if the data described - including email and phone numbers - was from ...

Privacy Nigeria: Are There '100 Million Generators in Private Hands' in Nigeria?

We do not have data on this claim," he said. "Before you can confidently say there are 100 million generators in private hands, one would need to support it with evidence." 'Many Nigerians' resort ...

Privacy Young People Disproportionately Represented in Increased Private Insurance Claims for Mental Health Diagnoses, 10-Year Study Finds

FAIR Health possesses the nation’s largest collection of private healthcare claims data, which includes over 28 billion claim records contributed by payers and administrators who insure or process ...

Privacy Your Fake Email Isn't Keeping Your Health App Data Private

Apps that store sensitive health data aren’t rare any more. Besides the apps from my actual health providers, I’ve used apps that track my weight, my fitness habits, my mental health and my...

Privacy Hack on Stack Overflow exposes private data for ~250 users

Stack Overflow said hackers obtained private data for about 250 users after breaching the site and spending the next week escalating their access. “While our overall user database was not ...

Privacy Financial Gain, Espionage Fueled Private, Public-Sector Cyberattacks in 2018

Cyber incidents and data breaches in 2018 were overwhelmingly driven by hopes for financial gain in private-sector and state-sponsored cyber-espionage in public-sector attacks in 2018, Verizon...

Privacy Mental health care accounts for a growing number of private insurance claims, report finds

Mental health care is accounting for a growing number of private insurance claims, according to a new report out Friday. But experts caution that more than anything else, the new data underscores...

Privacy Global private equity firms to bid for Hitachi's chemical unit: sources

Japan inbound deal value - at $6.7 billion as of Thursday, grew over 7 times from the same period last year, according to Refinitiv data. Private equity-backed deals have amounted to $1.58 billion,...

Privacy The False Promise of “Lawful Access” to Private Data

A stark reality keeps confronting us: Terrible things are being done in the world. The darkest impulses of some people are honed and polished on the internet, in secret. Then those impulses are ...