Abu Dhabi Global Market publishes new rules under DPR 2021

(Jul 27, 2021) Abu Dhabi’s international financial center, the Abu Dhabi Global Market, announced new rules under the Data Protection Regulations 2021. The rules relate to ... Read More

Global News Roundup: July 7–12, 2021

(Jul 12, 2021) In this week’s global legislative roundup, the Federal Court of Canada sided with the Office of the Privacy Commissioner on an investigation of alleged Perso... Read More

Roundup: Canada, Israel, US and more

(Jul 12, 2021) In this week’s global legislative roundup, the Federal Court of Canada sided with the Office of the Privacy Commissioner on an investigation of alleged Perso... Read More

Israeli bill would permit facial recognition in public spaces

(Jul 12, 2021) Haaretz reports Israeli law enforcement has supported a bill allowing facial recognition technology in public spaces. The draft law would enable face matchin... Read More

Privacy news out of the Middle East

(Jun 8, 2021) The IAPP’s Middle East topic page offers a collection of coverage, analysis and resources related to the privacy industry in the region. The page contains th... Read More

Israeli cyber firm negotiating with Jordanian government on surveillance tech

(Apr 22, 2021) Axios reports Israeli cyber intelligence firm NSO has been negotiating with the Jordanian government since late 2020 on a deal to sell surveillance technolog... Read More

'Black Shadow' hackers reemerge with second Israeli breach

(Mar 15, 2021) Haaretz reports cybercriminals launched a ransomware attack against Israeli financing firm KLS Capital that potentially involved thousands of files, includin... Read More

Global News Roundup: Feb. 23–March 1, 2021

(Mar 1, 2021) In this week's global legislative roundup, IAPP Legal Research Fellow Cathy Cosgrove looked at the scope of the potential California Privacy Rights Act regul... Read More

Global News Roundup: Feb. 8–16, 2021

(Feb 16, 2021) In this week's Privacy Tracker global legislative roundup, the Council of the European Union made progress on a new ePrivacy Regulation. There are new develo... Read More

UAE to trial facial recognition, Greece implements for border management

(Feb 16, 2021) Facial recognition technology has been approved in the United Arab Emirates and will be trialed for identification purposes, replacing traditional met... Read More