Data privacy UK children to be granted right to know if parents are spying on them

British children will get the right to know when their parents are spying on them online under a binding code …

Apps Dating apps share intimate data about users, says consumer group

Popular dating apps like Grindr and OkCupid share personal data about users, including their location and sexuality, with about 100 other businesses, …

Facebook Facebook’s Zuckerberg drops annual challenges to focus on longer-term goals

Facebook Inc Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg said on Thursday he was dropping his annual challenges this year to take …

Encryption Encrypted app aims to boost anonymous sex crime reporting in India

Women in India will be able to anonymously report sexual abuse, seek medical or legal aid and create private journals …

Privacy Privacy concerns pushing people to change online behaviour, poll shows

Privacy concerns are pushing people to change their behaviour online, according to an international poll published on Wednesday that found …

Data protection Is it time for organisations’ cyber security credentials to take centre stage online?

Anurag Kahol, CTO, Bitglass, examines where companies are lacking in their security and will provide best practice tips on how …

Data privacy Facial recognition at Indian cafe sparks calls for data protection law

The use of facial recognition technology at a popular Indian cafe chain that triggered a backlash among customers, led to …

Data privacy Online fashion retailer defends system of ranking staff like products

Zalando, Europe's biggest online-only fashion retailer, has rejected accusations that a performance management tool that asks employees to give feedback …

Data privacy Microsoft updates terms on data privacy amid EU probe

Microsoft said on Monday it was updating the privacy provisions of its commercial cloud contracts after European regulators found its …

Data privacy Personal? Private? No such thing in data-hungry world

Personal data reveals a slew of secrets about friends and family so regulators should stop fixating on individual privacy and …

Data protection Amazon says customers have to protect own data

Amazon's cloud computing customers have to decide themselves how best to protect sensitive information online, a senior executive said on …

Compliance Why a compliance first approach is not enough for a strong cyber security strategy

Morgan Jay, Area Vice President EMEA at Imperva, explores the importance of performing holistic assessments of possible threats and assessing …