Data privacy
Information privacy, or data privacy (or data protection), is the relationship between collection and dissemination of data, technology, the public expectation of privacy, and the legal and political ...
All the Ways Your Wi-Fi Router Can Spy on You
It can even be trained to read your lips.
Google Can Now Tell You When And Where You Were Mentioned Online
The company's new Stay In The Loop feature does just that. If you weren’t scared that Google knows too much about you, here’s yet another reason to be so. The company’s new ‘Stay In the Loop’ feature ...
Americans Are Getting Freaked Out About Doing Stuff on the Internet
If you've started to think twice about what you type into a search engine or whether you should hit that Wi-Fi hotspot, you're not alone. Literally.
Beware of ads that use inaudible sound to link your phone, TV, tablet, and PC
Privacy advocates are warning federal authorities of a new threat that uses inaudible, high-frequency sounds to surreptitiously track a person's online behavior across a range of devices, including ph...
Paris Attack Could Renew Debate Over Encrypted Messaging Apps
The deadly terror attack in Paris could reignite the debate over whether the government should have a 'back door' to access encrypted communications. Law enforcement officials and cyberexperts have po...
House To States: Don't You Dare Demand GMO Labels
A solid majority in the House of Representatives has voted to block efforts in some states to require labeling of GMOs. The argument over genetically modified food has been dominated, in recent years,...
Hacking Team Hack Casts Spotlight On Murky World Of State Surveillance
The recent dump of the company’s private documents revealed the blurred moral lines of digital mercenaries providing software that could violate human rights. In contrast to many of the private compan...
Internet privacy
Internet privacy involves the right or mandate of personal privacy concerning the storing, repurposing, provision to third parties, and displaying of information pertaining to oneself via the Interne...
Internet privacy - Wikipedia
Medical privacy
Medical privacy or health privacy is the practice of keeping information about a patient confidential. This involves both conversational discretion on the part of health care providers, and the securi...
Medical privacy - Wikipedia
Financial privacy
Financial Privacy is a blanket term for a multitude of privacy issues:Debates on the first sense of the phrase have many different points of view, from crypto anarchists who want to create a completel...
Political privacy
Political privacy has been a concern since voting systems emerged in ancient times. The secret ballot is the simplest and most widespread measure to ensure that political views are not known to anyon...
Information privacy law
Information privacy or data protection laws prohibit the disclosure or misuse of information held on private individuals. Over 80 countries and independent territories have now adopted comprehensive d...
Disclosure
Disclosure may refer to:
Freedom of information legislation
Freedom of information laws (FOI laws) allow access by the general public to data held by national governments. They establish a "right-to-know" legal process by which requests may be made for governm...
Privacy law
Privacy law refers to the laws which deal with the regulation of personal information about individuals which can be collected by governments and other public as well as private organizations and its ...
Information privacy
Information privacy, or data privacy (or data protection), is the relationship between collection and dissemination of data, technology, the public expectation of privacy, and the legal and political ...
Client confidentiality
Client confidentiality is the principle that an institution or individual should not reveal information about their clients to a third party without the consent of the client or a clear legal reason. ...
Payment card industry
The payment card industry (PCI) denotes the debit, credit, prepaid, e-purse, ATM, and POS cards and associated businesses.
The payment card industry consists of all the organizations which store, ...
All the Ways Your Wi-Fi Router Can Spy on You
It can even be trained to read your lips.
Unclick
Unclick is a term, increasingly applied in the context of computing, in which a computer user un-chooses or de-selects a specific preference, typically by moving a cursor over a selection, and pressin...
Unclick - Wikipedia
Beware of ads that use inaudible sound to link your phone, TV, tablet, and PC
Privacy advocates are warning federal authorities of a new threat that uses inaudible, high-frequency sounds to surreptitiously track a person's online behavior across a range of devices, including ph...
PASS ID
PASS ID is a proposed U.S. law intended to replace REAL ID. Like REAL ID, it implements federal standards for state identification documents. Currently, states are not obligated to follow the standard...
House To States: Don't You Dare Demand GMO Labels
A solid majority in the House of Representatives has voted to block efforts in some states to require labeling of GMOs. The argument over genetically modified food has been dominated, in recent years,...
Disclosure Scotland
Disclosure Scotland is an executive agency of the Scottish Government, providing criminal records disclosure services for employers and voluntary sector organisations.Any person can apply for a Basic ...
Disclosure Scotland - Wikipedia
Exponential mechanism (differential privacy)
The exponential mechanism is a technique for designing differentially private algorithms developed by Frank McSherry and Kunal Talwar. Differential privacy is a technique for releasing statistical inf...
Freedom of information legislation (Tennessee)
The Tennessee Open Records Act is a law that states that any citizen of Tennessee may request public records there. Public documents shall "be open for personal inspection by any citizen of Tennessee...