EDPS alleges Europol violates own privacy rule

(Oct 21, 2020) Politico reports European Data Protection Supervisor Wojciech Wiewiórowski informed the European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Cooperation it may have vio... Read More

Closing in on the US election with voter privacy and election security

(Oct 20, 2020) Voter privacy and election security are broad terms we hear frequently as the Nov. 3 election approaches. Voter privacy, for example, might refer to protecti... Read More

As US presidential election draws closer, a look at voter privacy and election security

(Oct 20, 2020) Voter privacy and election security are broad terms we hear frequently as the Nov. 3 U.S. presidential election approaches. IAPP Legal Extern Hannah McDonnel... Read More

EPIC weighs in on privacy case before Mass. Supreme Court

(Oct 20, 2020) The Electronic Privacy Information Center announced it filed an Read More

Social media companies preparing for Turkish data localization rule

(Oct 20, 2020) Amendments to the Regulation of Internet Broadcasts and Prevention of Crimes Committed through Such Broadcasts (Law No. 5651), also known as the Social Media... Read More

Amazon faces new BIPA suit over 'voiceprints'

(Oct 20, 2020) Gizmodo reports Amazon is facing a lawsuit over violations of the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act related to the alleged storage of voice recordin... Read More

Encrypted messaging service strives for internet 'normality'

(Oct 20, 2020) The New Yorker reports on the work of Signal Founder and CEO Moxie Marlinspike. The growing end-to-end encrypted messaging platform, which was launched in 20... Read More

NZ OPC rolls out privacy breach reporting tool

(Oct 19, 2020) New Zealand's Office of the Privacy Commissioner announced the launch of Read More

GAO report shows US student privacy risks

(Oct 16, 2020) The U.S. Government Accountability Office published its Read More

K–12 privacy in focus as schools go remote

(Oct 16, 2020) The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the need to build privacy awareness among school-age kids. As students return to school virtually and busy parents adop... Read More