Tags data brokers

Supreme Court's Roe v. Wade reversal sparks calls for strengthening privacy

by Tonya Riley • 4 days ago

Data collected by tech companies could be used to prosecute abortion seekers, they warn.

Lawmakers want to restrict user data sales to nations like China, Russia

by Tonya Riley • 5 days ago

The bill tasks the Department of Commerce with creating new export rules.

Brokers' sales of U.S. military personnel data overseas stir national security fears

by Suzanne Smalley • 2 months ago

Lawmakers are introducing legislation to address it.

DIA uses purchased phone location data without warrants

by Shannon Vavra • 1 year 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 • 2 years 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 • 2 years ago

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