Tag: Privacy

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Meta to centralize user settings across all apps

Meta to centralize user settings across all apps

The Accounts Center will hold all relative user settings across all Meta platforms. This week Facebook parent Meta announced that it’s centralizing various user settings across its apps, including Facebook, Instagram and Messenger. Various account settings will be moved to Meta’s 'Accounts C... Read more

date1 year ago
Irish DPC slammed for allegedly failing to fine Meta enough

Irish DPC slammed for allegedly failing to fine Meta enough

The European Center for Digital Rights (noyb) claims the Irish authorities fined Meta only a fraction of what they should have. Noyb issued a letter to the Irish Data Protection Commission (DPC) this week sharply criticizing the privacy agency for "letting Meta off the hook". The non-profit is r... Read more

date1 year ago
France bans Office 365 and Google Workspace in schools

France bans Office 365 and Google Workspace in schools

The minister of Education says the two platforms do not meet current privacy requirements. The French Ministry of National Education has urged educational institutions to stop using free versions of Google Workspace and Microsoft Office 365 for schools and students. The Ministry said the offerin... Read more

date2 years ago
Strava’s user location data is up for grabs

Strava’s user location data is up for grabs

Cybercriminals can track the locations and routes of Strava users. The sports app claims to protect user privacy, but its measures were caught lacking. Strava has tens of millions of users in 195 countries. The sports app allows users to share sports activities, locations and routes. Strava pro... Read more

date2 years ago
Biden’s executive order allows US to review EU surveillance laws

Biden’s executive order allows US to review EU surveillance laws

The order establishing a new transatlantic privacy framework will allow the US to review how the EU handles surveillance. An American executive order designed to assuage the EU’s privacy concerns will also allow the US government to review and approve European surveillance programs, according ... Read more

date2 years ago
Biden signs executive order on US-EU privacy scheme

Biden signs executive order on US-EU privacy scheme

The new framework is designed to help US companies comply with Europe's GDPR regime. US President Joe Biden signed an executive order on Friday that would limit the ability of American national security agencies to access people’s personal information, POLITICO reported. The order will form t... Read more

date2 years ago
DataGuard raises $61 million to improve data protection

DataGuard raises $61 million to improve data protection

DataGuard raised $61 million in capital to enhance its SaaS services, enabling clients to improve data privacy and protection. Numerous businesses are facing multi-million dollar fines due to their negligence in maintaining data privacy and protection. Regulation is an unquestionable part of the... Read more

date2 years ago
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