Data protection GDPR vs CCPA: Two legislations, different requirements

W. Curtis Preston, Chief Technical Evangelist, Druva, discusses America’s version of GDPR, the California Consumer Protection Act (CCPA), and what this …

Data privacy Facebook must face action on security, but not damages

A federal judge said up to 29 million Facebook Inc users whose personal information was stolen in a September 2018 …

Google U.S. lawmakers question Google about collection of health records

U.S. Presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren along with fellow Senators Richard Blumenthal and Bill Cassidy wrote a letter to Alphabet's Google …

Smartphone 5G phone sales to double in 2021, says telecomms expert

Qualcomm Inc expects global smartphone makers to ship 450 million 5G handsets in 2021 and another 750 million in 2022, …

Vulnerability ‘Digital revolution’ excluding the most vulnerable, world leaders told

From tackling diseases to improving transport, technology like data and artificial intelligence has unleashed a wave of opportunities, but those …

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 …

Google Regulators investigate Google-Ascension cloud computing deal

A U.S. federal regulator has initiated an investigation into a cloud computing deal between Alphabet Inc's Google and Ascension Health. …

Facebook Facebook fights disclosing app records in Massachusetts privacy probe

Facebook Inc on Thursday urged a judge not to force it to turn over records to Massachusetts' attorney general disclosing …

Facebook Facebook executives planned ‘switcharoo’ on data policy change

Facebook Inc began cutting off access to user data for app developers from 2012 to squash potential rivals while presenting …

Threat intelligence How you can use fake data to catch the real culprits

Patrick Martin, Senior Threat Intelligence Analyst at Skurio, explores how organisations can monitor for large volumes of data and know …

Data privacy Regulators expected to make Google sweat for Fitbit deal approval

U.S. antitrust regulators have little reason to oppose plans by Google's <GOOGL.O> parent Alphabet to buy Fitbit, but that does …