Broad-based consumer bills on internet privacy and net neutrality failed or are still pending as state legislative sessions wind down. And the ones that have passed have been limited.
Cyber experts want Congress to explore different ways to prove people’s identities.
A top body camera company has launched a panel to explore the issue. Civil rights and privacy groups aren't totally satisfied.
Chatbots make city services more efficient, but are they safe to use?
The ride-sharing company tried to conceal a 2016 data breach through its bug bounty program.
And they expect the social network CEO’s ‘full cooperation’ while they ensure the consumer privacy of users.
The February incident shows why routine log reviews by IT security personnel are important.
Facial recognition technology isn’t illegal. Still, many privacy advocates object to the software’s widespread use since it allows silent surveillance without consent.
Some states have already moved to toughen their data breach laws as the number of incidents increases.
The high court will have to decide whether a 1980s law allows warrants for emails U.S. companies store abroad.
Q&A: Security and privacy issues will abound if they go unaddressed as cities increasingly install smart infrastructure, according to federal officials.
Websites that post people’s mugshots and charge them money to have them removed have been called exploitative by many lawmakers, but states’ attempts to crack down on the websites haven’t worked.
In the lead-up to a discussion on public safety data, our senior director of programs is obsessed with our digital footprint, and its implications for police and citizens.
Sharing students’ criminal records with schools may violate their privacy, but some lawmakers think it will make teachers safer. Not all teachers are so sure.
“There are not a whole lot of best practices for local governments,” an official with the National Institute of Standards and Technology told Route Fifty.
The hacked server housed personal information including names, birthdates, Social Security numbers, health insurance IDs and some medical information supplied by the students.
In the eight categories from a Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights scorecard, local law enforcement in Steel City get one passing mark.
Two Republican Assembly members had sought the preservation of IDNYC documents held by the city.
The CEO of Taser International, now renamed Axon, says these connected systems would allow police to spend more time doing their jobs, rather than paperwork
“We should be outraged at the invasion that’s being allowed on our most intimate means of communication,” according to a Republican state senator from Minnesota.
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