Tag: personal data

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Samsung hit by cyberattack, customer data captured

Samsung hit by cyberattack, customer data captured

Samsung fell victim to a cyberattack near the end of July. The personal data of US customers was captured. The full scope of the damage is unknown. Samsung published a warning disclosing it fell victim to a cyberattack in July. The attackers managed to capture the personal data of US customers. ... Read more

date5 months ago
Google will allow users to hide personal data from searches

Google will allow users to hide personal data from searches

Google’s new policy makes removing your personal information and other risky info from search results easier. Google announced that users could have all their “personal” information removed easily from SERPs. How does this offer differentiate from the past ones? The company had offer... Read more

date9 months ago
EU and US in talks over new privacy deal

EU and US in talks over new privacy deal

The European Union and the United States are negotiating on the handling of personal data. The two world powers are looking for a way to make it possible for private data to cross the Atlantic without violating European legislation. The talks are being spurred on by tech giants such as Facebook,... Read more

date2 years ago
Personal data of millions of Dutch citizens were for sale

Personal data of millions of Dutch citizens were for sale

Personal data of Dutch citizens registered in the Municipal Health Service (GGD) corona systems were offered on various online platforms. The systems contain records of all Dutch citizens who have had a corona test taken. The data in question was stored in the CoronIT and HPzone Light systems. T... Read more

date2 years ago
Google introduces smart features to control your personal data

Google introduces smart features to control your personal data

Google introduced a new setting that users can deploy to control whether data within Gmail, Meet, and Chat can suggest products across the company's products suite. The function is called ‘Smart’ features. In a blog post written by Maalika Manoharan, the product manager, users are encouraged... Read more

date2 years ago