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EU warns US on data control flaws 0

The European Commission has warned America that its data controls should be significantly strengthened. Vera Jourova, the EU’s Justice Commissioner, said present rules in America were “weaker” than in the

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Facebook told to stop tracking in Belgium 0

Facebook has been ordered to stop tracking people without consent, by a court in Belgium. The company has been told to delete all the data it had gathered on people

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No tracking, no revenue: Apple’s privacy feature costs ad companies millions 0

Ad-tech firm Criteo likely to cut its 2018 revenue by more than a fifth after Apple blocked ‘pervasive’ tracking on web browser Safari Internet advertising firms are losing hundreds of

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UK.gov told: Your frantic farming of pupils’ data is getting a little creepy 0

Plans to extend slurping to why kids quit mainstream education Plans to expand the vast National Pupil Database to include information on why kids leave mainstream education have been slammed

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Google faces mass legal action in UK over data snooping 0

Google is being taken to court, accused of collecting the personal data of millions of users, in the first mass legal action of its kind in the UK. It focuses

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Startups Are Changing The Future Of Cybersecurity 0

From a web-encrypting router to an automated platform helping to protect against data incidents in businesses, the startups helping to shape the future of cybersecurity pitched their ideas on the

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GDPR Will Impact Data Management In The USA 0

With Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation set to take effect on May 25, 2018, IT and data management leaders across the world, including those in the United States, should be

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The New GDPR Rules Focus On Consumer Protection 0

It’s very clear that the new GPPR rules put consumers in the driver seat whilst the businesses responsible for handling customer data has to comply with the regulations. Businesses that

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More than 480 web firms record ‘every keystroke’ 0

The scripts also record the entire contents of the pages visited, the researchers said Hundreds of web firms are tracking every single keystroke made by visitors, a study from Princeton

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Hackers stole personal data of 57MILLION Uber customers and drivers – and the company ‘paid them $100,000 to delete the information and go away’ 0

Hackers stole names, email addresses, and phone numbers in October 2016 The personal data was stolen from 50 million Uber riders and 7 million drivers Ride-hailing company managed to conceal

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