GAO recommends CFPB update model privacy notice form for financial institutions

(Nov 25, 2020) The U.S. Government Accountability Office Read More

The latest enforcement actions from Norway, South Korea, the US and more

(Nov 25, 2020) The New York State Office of the Attorney General Read More

Survey: 55% of Americans concerned about location tracking by government agencies

(Nov 25, 2020) A Harris Poll survey found 55% of Americans are concerned about location tracking through digital devices by government agencies, The Wall Street Journal rep... Read More

Carnegie Mellon launches new privacy engineering options

(Nov 24, 2020) Carnegie Mellon University is offering two new options for privacy engineering education. Working professionals can now pursue the Master of Science in Infor... Read More

A roundup of recent data breaches

(Nov 24, 2020) The Manchester United Football Club shut down affected systems following a cyberattack and said it is not aware of “any breach of personal data associ... Read More

What is the California Privacy Protection Agency?

(Nov 23, 2020) One of the main changes brought about by the Read More

How the California Privacy Protection Agency will operate

(Nov 23, 2020) One of the main changes brought about by the California Privacy Rights Act is the establishment of the California Privacy Protection Agency as an “independen... Read More

Global News Roundup: Nov. 17–23, 2020

(Nov 23, 2020) In this week’s Privacy Tracker global legislative roundup, Canada introduced new federal privacy legislation that would provide Canadians with enhanced contr... Read More

How Biden's top tech adviser helped shape the CCPA

(Nov 23, 2020) Reuters reports on the role that U.S. President-elect Joe Biden's top tech adviser played in shaping the California Consumer Privacy Act, which may signal th... Read More

Global News Roundup: Nov. 17-23, 2020

(Nov 23, 2020) In this week’s global legislative roundup, Canada introduced new federal privacy legislation that gives Canadians enhanced control over their personal data. ... Read More