Privacy

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Sponsored<p><b>PureVPN</b> is one of the most popular VPN’s available on the market today, the VPN service has more than 750 servers in 141 countries around …

Security

Here's How Cell Phone Encryption Works

There's a complex bit of tech in your pocket.<p>By on<p>Filed Under Apple, Data, Google, Hackers, Phones & Smartphones<p>The future, straight to your …

Encryption

Justices to weigh cell phone privacy in landmark case

The privacy of emails, photos stored in the cloud, even heart rate history from a smartwatch could be at stake, according to civil libertarians, as …

Security

Tech companies should amend their privacy policies to ensure nuance consent from users: Government

With the privacy policies of tech companies running into dozens of pages and users often accepting the terms and conditions without reading them, …

Security

Who owns all the data collected by ‘smart cities’?

Data ownership is about control, which can be exercised either for public good or for private gain, Teresa Scassa writes.

Smart Cities

Turn off tracking functions in Christmas presents, parents told

Parents urged to turn off cameras and geo-location settings in children’s smart toys to protect against hackers<p>Parents should consider turning off cameras and geolocation settings in Christmas presents to protect their children from hackers, the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has …

Car Manufacturers Have an Alarming Ability to Farm and Sell Driver Data

Should drivers be able to protect their data better in an increasingly connected world?<p>Getty Images<p>Vehicles on the road are becoming connected at an …

Determine

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GDPR

The final countdown: five key steps to GDPR success

With mere months to go until the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect, it is dominating the news agenda and is a top priority …

GDPR

Malaysian Authorities Blocked Websites Reporting on Massive Personal Data Theft Scandal

Secure Data, Data Privacy. Image from Flickr by Blue Coats Photos. CC BY-SA 2.0<p>Between May and July 2014, 46.2 million phone numbers in Malaysia were …

Security

Seek advice over forensics 'data manipulation' concerns - minister | News | Law Society Gazette

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Security

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Advertising

Electronic Frontier Foundation

A browser extension that encrypts your communications with many websites that offer HTTPS but still allow unencrypted connections.<p>Python 1,947 913 …

Electronic Frontier Foundation

Much of opposition to Aadhaar on grounds of privacy is a mere nuisance, says Union minister KJ Alphons

<b>New Delhi:</b> Much of the opposition to the use of Aadhaar cards for delivering government services on grounds of privacy being violated is a mere …

India

Pete Tong Ibiza Classics

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Musique

Man investigated after Best Buy technicians tipped off FBI has child pornography case dismissed

The child pornography case against a California doctor whose computer was searched after he submitted it to Best Buy’s Geek Squad for repair has been dismissed after a judge ruled that an FBI agent made “several false or misleading statements or omissions . . . with reckless disregard for the …

Security

The police can search your email without telling you. That’s nuts.

So much of our lives today are conducted online that it’s essential that we know who has access to our information. And that’s especially true when it’s the government that’s doing the prying into our emails, texts, and Facebook updates.<p>A recent case, in which Facebook acted in the perhaps …

Surveillance

Facebook to show users if they 'liked' alleged Russian propaganda

The social media giant Facebook is working on a tool to let users know if they 'liked' any of the accounts allegedly pushing Russian propaganda. The …

World News

How Smartphone Apps Are Selling Personal Data Without Our Consent—Legally

I could not care less whether Democrats are avoiding Republicans over Thanksgiving or vice versa, as the <i>Washington Post</i> reported earlier this week, …

Security

How to delete your old social media posts to get rid of things you may have regretted saying in the past

Jack Maynard has had to step away from I'm A Celebrity over a storm of controversy surrounding old posts he made on Twitter.<p>It follows accusations …

Security

Permissionless data slurping: Why Google's latest bombshell matters

<b>Comment</b> According to an old Chinese proverb: "When a wise man points at the Moon, an idiot looks at his finger." Google may have been hoping that you …

Security

Roblox 101: Everything Parents Needs to Know About The Game

I’d wager that the vast majority of kids aged 8-15 have heard of Roblox. If they haven’t heard of it by name then they’re at least likely aware of it …

Geek

HiQ Says It's Entitled To Scrape Data About LinkedIn Users

Analytics company HiQ Labs i-s asking the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals to uphold an injunction requiring LinkedIn to allow publicly available data …

Advertising Industry

Trump Pushes to Limit Facebook and Google’s Liability in Nafta

The Trump administration is pushing to add legal protections in Nafta that would limit the liability of internet giants such as Google and Facebook, …

Robert Lighthizer

Korea’s media regulator to investigate Google’s covert location data collection

South Korea’s media regulator said Thursday that it would open an investigation into Google’s user data management practices, following news reports …

Security

You have no privacy

Uber's belated announcement of a "2016 Data Security Incident" — the hack of personal information about 57 million Uber users around the world — is …

Business

Why video recording in healthcare facilities could pose a HIPAA risk

Video recording used to be a complicated, equipment-heavy process. Now, it’s as simple as turning on a smartphone. And videos, once recorded, appear …

Health Care

Privacy Policy

Welcome to Elite Daily, the website and mobile service of Elite Daily, Inc. (“Elite Daily,” “we,” or “us”). Our Privacy Policy explains how we …

Security

Web browser inventor calls for action on data collection by tech giants

Man behind the Opera and Vivaldi browsers concerned at level of data being collected<p>about 2 hours ago<p>Internet users should be “deeply worried” about …

Security

RCMP execute high-risk search warrant in Yorkton, Sask.

At around 6:00 a.m., Yorkton RCMP executed a high-risk search warrant on Agriculture Avenue with assistance from the Emergency Response Team and …

Canadian News