data security

Apple still has work to do on privacy

September 1, 2019 0

There’s no doubt that Apple’s self-polished reputation for privacy and security has taken a bit of a battering recently. On the security front, Google researchers

Web host Hostinger says data breach may affect 14 million customers

August 25, 2019 0

Hostinger said it has reset user passwords as a “precautionary measure” after it detected unauthorized access to a database containing information on millions of its

Europe’s top data protection regulator, Giovanni Buttarelli, has died

August 21, 2019 0

Europe’s data protection supervisor, Giovanni Buttarelli, has died. His passing yesterday, aged 62, was announced by his office today — which writes: It is with

Europe’s top data protection regulator, Giovanni Buttarelli, has died

August 21, 2019 0

Europe’s data protection supervisor, Giovanni Buttarelli, has died. His passing yesterday, aged 62, was announced by his office today — which writes: It is with

Privacy researchers devise a noise-exploitation attack that defeats dynamic anonymity

August 18, 2019 0

Privacy researchers in Europe believe they have the first proof that a long-theorised vulnerability in systems designed to protect privacy by aggregating and adding noise

Most EU cookie ‘consent’ notices are meaningless or manipulative, study finds

August 11, 2019 0

New research into how European consumers interact with the cookie consent mechanisms which have proliferated since a major update to the bloc’s online privacy rules

StockX was hacked, exposing millions of customers’ data

August 3, 2019 0

It wasn’t “system updates” as it claimed. StockX was mopping up after a data breach, TechCrunch can confirm. The fashion and sneaker trading platform pushed

Slack resets user passwords after 2015 data breach

July 18, 2019 0

Slack will reset the passwords of users it believes are affected by a historical data breach that affected the company more than four years ago.

LaLiga fined $280k for soccer app’s privacy violating spy mode

June 12, 2019 0

Spanish soccer’s premier league, LaLiga, has netted itself a €250,000 (~$280k) fine for privacy violations of Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) related to its

In brief: Grab fined for leaking customer data in marketing emails

June 12, 2019 0

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