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A conversation on protecting children's privacy

Countries and organizations around the world are taking vital steps to protect children's online data, an effort that has taken on increased importance during the COVID-19 pandemic. Join the IAPP April 27 for this LinkedIn Live as panelists discuss the challenges in protecting children's privacy in ...
Australian firm helped FBI open San Bernardino iPhone
The Washington Post reports Australian information security consultancy Azimuth Security was responsible for helping the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation access the encrypted iPhone of the San Bernardino, California, attackers in 2016. In the piece, Ellen Nakashima and Reed Albergotti break down...
Facebook breach draws EU 'mass action' lawsuit
Digital Rights Ireland filed a class-action lawsuit against Facebook over alleged EU General Data Protection Regulation violations stemming from its data breach affecting more than 530 million users worldwide, TechCrunch reports. In a statement regarding the suit, Facebook said it is focused on effo...