Israel introduces new contact-tracing bill

(Jun 30, 2020) Throughout the COVID-19 global outbreak, Israel has taken a unique approach for fighting the pandemic. While other countries have developed and implemented n... Read More

Israel unveils new contact-tracing bill

(Jun 30, 2020) While other countries have developed and implemented new technologies for contact tracing during the COVID-19 pandemic, Israel preferred using a covert techn... Read More

FBI warns of COVID-19 testing scams

(Jun 30, 2020) The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation is urging awareness around scams offering fake COVID-19 antibody tests, which they say could be used to steal person... Read More

Google, Apple outline privacy considerations for Exposure Notification System

(Jun 26, 2020) The COVID-19 pandemic has seared contact tracing into our collective consciousness, but it doesn't mean the concept is anywhere near new. Noted Deput... Read More

Google, Apple shine light on privacy considerations for contact-tracing system

(Jun 26, 2020) As COVID-19 continues to spread, entities around the world hope to use technological advancements to take contact tracing to the next level. One notable cont... Read More

Ontario, British Columbia privacy commissioners find LifeLabs did not properly protect data

(Jun 26, 2020) The Information and Privacy Commissioners of British Columbia and Ontario found LifeLabs did not properly protect the health data of millions of Canadians, w... Read More

COVID-19 privacy updates from Europe

(Jun 25, 2020) As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, here are the latest stories on how the outbreak has affected privacy in Europe: The U.K. Information Commi... Read More

The latest COVID-19 privacy news from the U.K., Spain, Ireland and the U.S.

(Jun 25, 2020) As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, here are the latest stories on how the outbreak has affected privacy: The U.K. Information Commissioner’s ... Read More

Despite pandemic, DPAs to remain firm with GDPR enforcement

(Jun 24, 2020) A handful of EU data protection authorities have spelled out intentions to firmly uphold their EU General Data Protection Regulation enforcement strategies d... Read More

The latest COVID-19 privacy news from Indonesia, UK and US

(Jun 24, 2020) As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, here are the latest stories on how the outbreak has affected privacy: Privacy groups in England say busine... Read More