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Tag Archives: privacy
Why the Queen wants your IP address
The British government has announced that it plans to introduce legislation that will allow it to better track the country’s Internet users.
Irish Government & Police follow EU example & ask Google to delete an increasing amount of users’ data
Following examples set by other European countries, the Irish Government & Police is increasingly asking Google to delete users’ data..
Microsoft burns Twitter, Facebook & Apple as it admits it was hacked
Microsoft burns Twitter and Apple over their security features whilst admitting it was hacked in the same zero-day Java exploit as them.
What happens when someone tries to hack your Gmail account?
When Google sent me an email today saying my Gmail account had been hacked, this is what I did (and how Google helped me make my account more secure).
Google calls on governments to be transparent about how & why they request access to citizens’ data
Google has asked international governments to be more open with how they use legal means to get access to users’ information. The call comes as Google releases its latest Transparency Report, which shows a steady increase in governments’ requests for users’ data.
How you can help the Police recover your stolen smartphone (& stop the thieves from using it)
When your smartphone is stolen the Police rely on you to help them recover it – here’s what you need to do to help the Police get your phone back.
German watchdog says new Google Maps app breaches data protection law
Google’s recently released Google Maps app for iOS may be in breach of European data protection law, according to a German data protection firm.
10 tips for protecting your identity & bank account this Cyber Monday
Data protection experts Threatscape tell us how you can protect your identity and wallet when shopping online this Cyber Monday.
Businesses unprepared for issues around data and security
A comprehensive study spanning 29 countries around the world has found that more than half of respondents believe their organisation does not consider privacy and protection of personal information a priority.