Privacy

02.09.16
France tells Facebook to stop moving user data overseas
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France tells Facebook to stop moving user data overseas

Privacy regulator feels that the social network should give users more control over their data.

By D. Cooper,   02.09.16
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02.04.16
Christian college says mandatory Fitbits won't track sex
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Christian college says mandatory Fitbits won't track sex

Oral Roberts U's code of conduct forbids premarital relations.

By S. Dent,   02.04.16
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02.01.16
US and Europe struggle to agree on data sharing
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US and Europe struggle to agree on data sharing

They're nowhere close to reaching a deal on sending your data across continents.

By J. Fingas,   02.01.16
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01.31.16
'Blackshades' webcam malware co-creator gets probation
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'Blackshades' webcam malware co-creator gets probation

Michael Hogue's cooperation is getting him a light sentence.

By J. Fingas,   01.31.16
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01.26.16
How to protect your online privacy for the rest of your life
01.26.16

How to protect your online privacy for the rest of your life

A lifetime subscription to ZenMate VPN Premium is now just $49.

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01.25.16
Amazon accused of handing out its users' personal data
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Amazon accused of handing out its users' personal data

Attackers are believed to have tricked Amazon's customer support team into handing out sensitive information.

By D. Cooper,   01.25.16
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01.22.16
NSA director: 'Encryption is foundational to the future'
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NSA director: 'Encryption is foundational to the future'

And we're wasting time arguing about whether or not to do away with it.

By B. Steele,   01.22.16
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