UK ICO: ‘The world is coming together’ on data protection, responsible use

(Sep 22, 2021) In her five years as U.K. information commissioner, and as chair of the Global Privacy Assembly, Elizabeth Denham said she has never been so “optimistic” abo... Read More

UK ICO's Denham 'optimistic' about global data convergence

(Sep 22, 2021) In her five years as U.K. information commissioner, and as chair of the Global Privacy Assembly, Elizabeth Denham said she has never been so “optimistic” abo... Read More

Treasury department sanctions cryptocurrency exchange over ransomware payments

(Sep 22, 2021) The U.S. Department of the Treasury sanctioned Czech Republic-based cryptocurrency exchange Suex OTC, for allegedly enabling illegal ransomware payments, Reu... Read More

Privacy advocates raise concerns over use of doorbell cameras for domestic abuse victims

(Sep 22, 2021) According to Consumer Reports, law enforcement agencies have started pilot programs to give victims of domestic abuse a doorbell camera, specifically a Ring,... Read More

Wisconsin biotech company helping businesses manage employee vaccine data

(Sep 22, 2021) Milwaukee-based biotechnology company Novir is working to verify and maintain employee COVID-19 vaccination data for other businesses, reports CBS58. Followi... Read More

Prioritizing patient access rights under HIPAA

(Sep 22, 2021) SC Media reports on patient access rights being a key enforcement priority of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act for the Department of H... Read More

Study: Health care organizations may face challenges with CCPA compliance

(Sep 22, 2021) A study published by Health Policy and Technology found health care organizations may face legal and technical challenges while complying with the California... Read More

Is this US state court's privacy ruling for the dogs?

(Sep 22, 2021) Vice reports on a New Jersey Supreme Court ruling that decided in favor of handing over the names and addresses of dog owners for marketing purposes, but not... Read More

Hackers demand $5.9M to release data obtained in cyberattack; two health care orgs report data breaches

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EU mulls backing out of trade, data flow talks with US

(Sep 21, 2021) EU-U.S. data flow discussions have hit an unexpected snag, and it has little to do with the subject at hand. EU officials are considering bowing out of the p... Read More