Tags privacy

Warrantless searches of devices at border allowed, appeals court finds

by Shannon Vavra • 3 weeks ago

Privacy advocates are denouncing the ruling.

Grindr faces fine of nearly $12 million in Norway for alleged privacy violations

by Joe Warminsky • 1 month ago

The California-based app Grindr is accused of sharing user data without explicit consent.

DIA uses purchased phone location data without warrants

by Shannon Vavra • 1 month ago

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

Ring adds encryption tool as other security questions surface

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

Researchers have accused the Amazon-owned company of failing to adequately protect customer data before.

Singapore says COVID tracing app data is fair game for criminal investigations

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The contact-tracing app's website was quietly updated to note the policy.

Bug could expose patient data from GE medical imaging devices, researchers warn

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

"The bigger picture here is authentication, and it’s a problem that’s unfortunately typical for medical devices," said CyberMDX's Elad Luz.