data privacy

5 most secure smartphones
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Mobile Phones

5 most secure smartphones

These secure smartphones ensure your data and privacy are protected
28 Jun 2021
How to reduce your online footprint
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privacy

How to reduce your online footprint

Tips and tricks to maintain online anonymity
7 Jun 2021
TikTok implies it’s collecting users' faceprints and voiceprints
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privacy

TikTok implies it’s collecting users' faceprints and voiceprints

New privacy policy gives the app permission to collect biometric data from users
4 Jun 2021
Amazon’s Ring now requires police to request doorbell videos publicly
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privacy

Amazon’s Ring now requires police to request doorbell videos publicly

Previously, Ring owners got private messages from police looking for user videos
3 Jun 2021
New study shows global privacy investments increasing
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data protection

New study shows global privacy investments increasing

Companies must still try harder on cookie consent
2 Jun 2021
Google now allows you to password-protect your activity page
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data protection

Google now allows you to password-protect your activity page

The page shows your Google searches, locations, and YouTube views
25 May 2021
Misconfigured cloud services exposed 100 million Android users' data
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data breaches

Misconfigured cloud services exposed 100 million Android users' data

Mobile apps reveal user data, including emails, chat messages, location, and passwords
21 May 2021
Senators introduce a new bill to protect consumer data privacy
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data protection

Senators introduce a new bill to protect consumer data privacy

Bipartisan bill would force Facebook and Google to follow Apple’s lead on tracking transparency
20 May 2021
Facebook bans Signal's crafty anti-tracking ad campaign
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data protection

Facebook bans Signal's crafty anti-tracking ad campaign

Signal exposed Facebook’s data collection practices
5 May 2021
Acuant acquires identity verification provider Hello Soda
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mergers and acquisitions

Acuant acquires identity verification provider Hello Soda

Hello Soda’s dark web solution scans over 600 million records for signs of data theft
4 May 2021
Cost of a data breach report 2020
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Whitepaper

Cost of a data breach report 2020

Find out what factors help mitigate breach costs
30 Apr 2021
BigID launches freemium privacy management tool for SMBs
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data protection

BigID launches freemium privacy management tool for SMBs

Portal offers self-service privacy management for customers
26 Apr 2021
Apple launches its privacy-label database
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iOS

Apple launches its privacy-label database

The labels reveal what type of data Apple apps collect when you use them
12 Mar 2021
What is customer identity and access management? 
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identity and access management (IAM)

What is customer identity and access management? 

We answer five top questions about CIAM and its importance to customer relationships and business success
9 Mar 2021
Virginia passes consumer data protection law
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data protection

Virginia passes consumer data protection law

Eastern state follows California in offering consumers opt-out for data processing
3 Mar 2021
Hackers steal 70GB of data from far-right social network Gab
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social media

Hackers steal 70GB of data from far-right social network Gab

The stolen data contains nearly 100,000 private messages from Gab users
1 Mar 2021
Four tips for keeping your business secure during mass remote work
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data protection

Four tips for keeping your business secure during mass remote work

How to maintain a resilient cyber security strategy when your employees are outside the company firewall
19 Feb 2021
TikTok vulnerability exposed private user data
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data protection

TikTok vulnerability exposed private user data

Security researchers have discovered that the app's 'Find Friends' feature allows hackers to access user details
26 Jan 2021
United Nations suffers potential data breach
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data breaches

United Nations suffers potential data breach

Hackers could have breached the database long before the UN applied a patch
11 Jan 2021
Google sets a date for Chrome extension privacy revamp
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web browser

Google sets a date for Chrome extension privacy revamp

From January 18th, developers must be clear about how they're handling user data
10 Dec 2020
Biden team signals president-elect may target Section 230 and data privacy
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Policy & legislation

Biden team signals president-elect may target Section 230 and data privacy

Political change signals trouble for online platforms
4 Dec 2020
Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee launches Solid privacy platform for enterprises
privacy

Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee launches Solid privacy platform for enterprises

Solid’s early adopters include the BBC, NHS and NatWest Bank
9 Nov 2020
Cisco finds an increase in security concerns due to remote working
Security

Cisco finds an increase in security concerns due to remote working

Most companies see cyber security as extremely important amid the COVID-19 pandemic
21 Oct 2020