Why commerce companies are the advertising...
The unchecked digital land grab for consumers’ personal data that has been going on for more than a decade is...
No technical reason to exclude Huawei as 5G...
A UK parliamentary committee has concluded there are no technical grounds for excluding Chinese network kit vendor...
As FTC cracks down, data ethics is now a...
$5 billion. That’s the apparent size of Facebook’s latest fine for violating data privacy. While many...
TrickBot malware learns how to spam, ensnares...
Old bot, new tricks. TrickBot, a financially motivated malware in wide circulation, has been observed infecting...
T-Mobile quietly reports a sharp rise in police...
T-Mobile has reported a small decline in the number of government data requests it receives, according to its latest...
Google is investigating the source of voice data...
Google has responded to a report this week from Belgian public broadcaster VRT NWS, which revealed that contractors...
OneTrust raises $200M at a $1.3B valuation to...
GDPR, and the newer California Consumer Privacy Act, have given a legal bite to ongoing developments in online privacy...
Apple has pushed a silent Mac update to remove...
Apple has released a silent update for Mac users removing a vulnerable component in Zoom, the popular video...
What CISOs need to learn from WannaCry
In 2017 — for the first time in over a decade — a computer worm ran rampage across the internet,...
ICE mined driver’s license photos from 21...
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement are using facial recognition software to trawl through millions of...
Internet group brands Mozilla ‘internet...
An industry group of internet service providers has branded Firefox browser maker Mozilla an “internet...
Apple reveals App Store takedown demands by...
For the first time, Apple has published the number of requests it’s received from governments to take down apps...
File storage app 4shared caught serving invisible...
With more than 100 million installs, file sharing service 4shared is one of the most popular apps in the Android app...
Security flaws in a popular smart home hub let...
When is a smart home not so smart? When it can be hacked. That’s exactly what security researchers Chase Dardaman...
‘Deepfake’ revenge porn is now illegal in...
Virginia has expanded a revenge porn law to include “deepfakes,” the fabricated or manipulated videos and...
With a single wiretap, prosecutors collected 9.2...
For four months in 2018, U.S. prosecutors in Texas collected more than 9.2 million messages under a single...
Unregulated facial recognition technology...
Carlos Gutierrez Contributor Share on Twitter Carlos Gutierrez is deputy director and general counsel at LGBT...
Global Entry is ‘vulnerable to exploitation,’...
Global Entry, used by millions of busy passengers traveling to the U.S., is “vulnerable” to criminals...
Italy stings Facebook with $1.1M fine for...
Italy’s data protection watchdog has issued Facebook with a €1 million (~$1.1M) fine for violations of local...
Spotify needs to crack down on labels’ apps...
Spotify seems to have learned little from the Facebook developer platform’s scandals despite getting a huge boost...