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Privacy Watching Out For Students By Breaking Their Privacy. Is It Valid Or Invalid?

Summary: Social Media surveillance has raised issues like feeling of oppression with use of advanced technologies like facial recognition without apt security measures. Should the discussion of...

Privacy Consumer Watch: Connected toys and your child's privacy

As more and more toys connect to the internet, there are more and more chances for your child's data to be hacked. Last year it happened to millions of kids playing with Vtech electronic toys and ...

Privacy Watch Tim Cook warn Stanford graduates of the “chilling effect of digital surveillance”

While Cook did talk about Steve Jobs and the difference between being prepared and being ready, a significant part of his speech concerned the universal threat we all face right now: the lack of ...

Privacy When smart devices watch you, what do they do with the data?

Think of all the things you say in a private space, all the weird things you do. Once those sounds have been saved, that data can be stored, edited, manipulated and shared. Now, think of all the ...

Privacy Warning to watch for scammers who see information through stolen cellphone numbers

It's called port-out or porting. A scammer gets your cellphone number, your name and personal information, like your Social Security number. The person then contacts your mobile provider to report ...

Privacy Dodgy digital app marketers under watchdogs’ glares

Make no mistake, though: if either of those agencies finds app creators or others working in the digital economy are fleecing customers or violating their privacy through collecting more data than ...

Privacy Watchdog says UK's MI5 spy agency mishandled snooping data for years

LONDON (Reuters) - British intelligence agency MI5 was criticised by a privacy watchdog on Tuesday for "illegally mishandling" surveillance data and storing information about innocent people for...

Privacy Hong Kong’s Privacy Watchdog Slams Cathay Pacific for 2018 Data Breach

Airline Cathay Pacific has been found to have not followed data protection principles in relation to the security of passengers’ personal data, Hong Kong’s privacy watchdog said in a report...

Privacy When it comes to DNS over HTTPS, it's privacy in excess, frets UK child exploitation watchdog

... Watch Foundation (IWF), a UK-based advocacy organization focused on eliminating child sexual abuse images online, worries such privacy protects those seeking and distributing child exploitation...

Privacy Companies to Watch: Barnes & Noble going private, Facebook overhauls teams, AT&T reviews streaming services

Facebook has been under increased scrutiny by the FTC and lawmakers over security and privacy concerns. AT&T's (T) Warner Media is in talks to create its own streaming service. The new...

Privacy Privacy watchdog criticises Cathay Pacific over 2018 data breach

The breach compromised 860,000 passport numbers and about 245,000 Hong Kong identity card numbers, Cathay had reported.Reuters | June 07, 2019, 12:34 IST Airline Cathay Pacific has been found to ...

Privacy Hong Kong privacy watchdog orders Cathay Pacific to take remedial action over massive leak of customer data

Cathay Pacific Airways breached Hong Kong’s personal data ordinance and was ordered to take remedial action after information of 9.4 million passengers was leaked last year, the privacy watchdog...

Privacy Nova Scotia information and privacy watchdog cites concerning trends in government performance

Nova Scotia’s information and privacy commissioner released the ... and that 79 per cent of review report recommendations were accepted in whole or in part by them. But government departments ...

Privacy A European doctor prescribes abortion pills to U.S. women over the internet — but the FDA is watching

By then, in late 2018, her husband had been out of work for three months. Necolie, who lives on the Florida Coast and asked that her full name not be used to protect her privacy, was borrowing gas ...

Privacy TalkTalk privacy breach: BBC Watchdog finds customer bank details via Google search

Internet giant TalkTalk failed to inform 4,500 customers that their personal details were stolen and have been available via a simple Google search, BBC Watchdog has revealed. The data - which ...

Privacy Irish data privacy watchdog launches probe into Google Ad Exchange

The Irish data privacy watchdog has launched an inquiry into Google over the way it collects data for online advertising. The Data Protection Commission (DPC) said it has set up the probe to...

Privacy Privacy watchdog starts public consultation on data law changes

SINGAPORE - The Republic's privacy watchdog has started a public consultation to seek views on proposals to introduce data portability and data innovation provisions in the Personal Data Protection...

Privacy Privacy watchdog probes erring online lending apps

THE NATIONAL PRIVACY COMMISSION (NPC) has begun looking into 48 online lending applications that have been subject to almost 500 harassment complaints. In a media briefing at the NPC office in...

Privacy UK Watchdog Orders Tax Office To Delete Voice Data

“With the adoption of new systems comes the responsibility to make sure that data protection obligations are fulfilled and customers’ privacy rights [are] addressed alongside any organizational ...

Privacy Tread carefully online. Everyone is watching.

The expression “the privacy of your home” is outdated ... When your doctor asks you to input your medical history and medications on the office’s online portal, it allows you easy access to vital ...