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Category: Privacy


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

Tech companies under fire: Facebook to pay $5B, antitrust probe opened, AG Barr criticizes encryption

July 24, 2019

Via: ABA Journal

Technology companies are under fire by the Trump administration. On Wednesday, the Federal Trade Commission announced that Facebook will pay a record $5 billion privacy penalty to settle allegations that the company deceived users about their ability to control disclosure […]


Advertising & Marketing, Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

‘Abuse Emails’: What They Are and How They Impact Your Email Marketing

June 17, 2019

Via: Entrepreneur

And that action can have consequences. Might it impact your email marketing, and what can you do to prevent the damage? Let’s place things in context first; then I’ll share my best tips on emailing safely. First, what are abuse […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

For the Average Hacker, Your Small Business Is an Ideal Target

December 18, 2018

Via: Entrepreneur

Headlines are full of cybersecurity breaches, and big businesses like Google and Facebook are some of the latest to fall victim to outside attacks. A vulnerability in Google+ is at least partially responsible for the company’s decision to shut down […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

Download Malwarebytes Today and Protect Your Data for Free

November 15, 2018

Via: Info World

Everyone lives on the internet, period. Whether you’re streaming a standup special on Netflix, answering emails from your boss, chatting on Tinder, or completing everyday errands like paying bills online, you’re likely spending most of your day tangled up in […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

Tips for Protecting Small Business Proprietary Information

November 2, 2018

Via: FindLaw

In this day and age where business is fiercely competitive, and almost everything can be found on the internet, it’s more important than ever to protect your proprietary information. Whether it’s information on a patent you are developing, or “just” […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

U.S. Seeks to Thwart Foreign Cyber Adversaries

September 25, 2018

Via: FindLaw

Concerns about foreign hackers have been heightened since the 2016 presidential election, given that various U.S. intelligence agencies reported foreign Internet efforts to influence that election. And with mid-term Congressional elections coming up, those concerns have not abated. Meanwhile, the […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

Hackers are increasingly gaining access to systems to mine cryptocurrency, report finds

September 21, 2018

Via: ABA Journal

Hackers are using illegal means to create cryptocurrency at an increasing rate thanks to a software vulnerability leaked by the National Security Agency, says a new report shining light on a novel criminal aspect of cryptocurrency. Illicit cryptocurrency mining—the crypto […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

Blockchain Is How We Can Protect Our Privacy in a World of Ubiquitous Surveillance

August 23, 2018

Via: Entrepreneur

We’ve seen headlines about blockchain technology adoption and witnessed increased cryptocurrency use, but the general public still lacks a basic understanding of what blockchain is and how it works. Simply put, a blockchain is a decentralized ledger of information. Any […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

10 Ways to Protect Your Social Security Number

July 30, 2018

Via: Investopedia

Social Security numbers were never intended to be a “one size fits all” primary ID. In many ways, however, that’s exactly what has happened. Identity theft thrives in the U.S. in part because Americans feel forced to use their SSN […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

To Earn Customer Trust on Data Privacy, You Need to Change the Narrative

July 18, 2018

Via: Entrepreneur

Every morning, people are willing to cough up a few bucks for a dark roast. But, four out of five Facebook users say $1 per month is too steep a price to pay for the privilege of logging in. A […]