Consumer Reports investigates privacy practices of mental health apps

(Mar 5, 2021) Consumer Reports Read More

Tackling teens’ unique privacy ‘vulnerabilities’

(Mar 4, 2021) The BBB National Programs’ “Risky Business” white paper explores the unique privacy risks in the teen mobile application landscape, finding what Privacy Init... Read More

Privacy Symposium gathers leaders to discuss data protection and research

(Mar 3, 2021) The Future of Privacy Forum and Brussels Privacy Hub published a report on the "Brussels Privacy Symposium 2020: Research and the Protection of Personal Data... Read More

Data Protection Compliance in the CIS and neighboring countries: Top 10 Frequently Asked Questions

(Mar 2, 2021) This brochure, published by ALRUD, provides frequently asked questions and answers on data protection compliance in the Commonwealth of Independent States. A... Read More

Proposed law brings validation to privacy tech

(Mar 1, 2021) A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers recently unveiled the Promoting Digital Privacy Technologies Act. Under the proposed bill, federal agencies will assess ... Read More

Research evidence informs Calif. privacy regulations

(Feb 24, 2021) In a piece for Communications of the ACM, Carnegie Mellon University CyLab Security and Privacy Institute Director Lorrie Faith Cranor, CIPT, said her resear... Read More

With proposed privacy tech law comes validation of an industry

(Feb 23, 2021) Recent years have been kind to privacy-enhancing technologies. And that might just be the beginning.  Laws such as the EU General Data Protection Reg... Read More

‘Risky Business’ study explores ‘vulnerabilities’ of teen privacy space

(Feb 23, 2021) Eighty-three percent of U.S. teens, between the ages of 13 and 17, download a mobile application at least once a month. Of apps marketed to teens, 83... Read More

IAPP updated 'Canadian Privacy' law book available in print and digital

(Feb 12, 2021) The latest edition of the IAPP "Canadian Privacy: Data Protection Law and Policy for the Practitioner" book is available. This iteration includes chapters on... Read More

Study: 45% of Americans experienced data breach in past 5 years  

(Feb 8, 2021) A LexisNexis Risk Solutions study, "Fraud Trends to Watch in 2021," found the personal information of 45% of Americans was exposed in a data breach in the la... Read More