Tags data brokers

DIA uses purchased phone location data without warrants

by Shannon Vavra • 11 months ago

Sen. Ron Wyden, an Oregon Democrat, said he will introduce a bill meant to protect Americans' privacy.

The FBI's digital security guide for local police actually has good OPSEC advice

by Jeff Stone • 1 year ago

A 269 GB file includes a host of revelations.

Lawmakers call for FTC investigation of data brokers enabled by online ad industry

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

“[T]here is no effective way to control these tools absent intervention by regulators and Congress,” the lawmakers said of data brokers.

U.K. fines company that collected data from new moms, then sold it to Equifax

by Jeff Stone • 3 years ago

Bounty UK collected information from new mothers, mothers-to-be, as well as the birth dates and genders of young children, according to the ICO.