Don't-Miss Privacy Stories
The ruling from an appeals court could lead to claims from millions of British users
A 'special rapporteur' is to be appointed for a period of three years
The provision in the Patriot Act that allows for the bulk collection of metadata expires in June.
Bankruptcy sale is said to include millions of customer names and addresses.
Asset sale could include millions of e-mails, physical addresses, and customer names, if legal challenges don't stop it.
A new office will look at the privacy implications of smart homes, connected cars, mobile payments, and big data.
A new data retention law is being planned by the Dutch government
It's not as pervasive as web tracking, but marketers are grabbing some information about you when you interact with select messages.
If the court decides to revoke the data exchange deal it could hurt U.S. tech companies
Many cybersecurity vendors have been tracking attacks from China for years
Acquiring SurfEasy will help protect the privacy of Opera's 350 million users, the company said
The transactional email service said it doesn't believe data was stolen
The draft legislation would only apply to data linked to identity theft or financial fraud, not other customer information
He tried to alert the company in January, but the company never got his emails, and later suspended his Microsoft account
UK intelligence agency GCHQ maintained in a submission that it operates within the law