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Category: Privacy protection


Privacy protection, Security

Identity.com unveils Gateway Protocol V2 to helpe users protect personal identity information

November 7, 2022

Via: Help Net Security

Identity.com launched version-two of its next-generation Gateway Protocol to enable users at individual and enterprise levels to have far more control over sensitive personal identity information that is vulnerable to hacks and abuse by a wide range of actors. Founded […]


Privacy protection, Security

Monte Carlo Data Reliability Dashboard helps organizations understand their data reliability

October 28, 2022

Via: Help Net Security

Monte Carlo has released Data Reliability Dashboard, a new functionality to help customers better understand and communicate the reliability of their data. Poor data quality costs companies a tremendous amount of money, impacting over 26% of their revenue according to […]


Mobile, Mobile security, Privacy protection, Security

Spammed if you do, spammed if you don’t: is Truecaller putting your privacy at risk?

October 14, 2022

Via: TechRadar

You might take good care of your online privacy. You might use one of the best VPN services every time you go online. You also make sure to secure your important communications with encrypted messaging apps. However, one day you […]


Privacy protection, Security

DataGrail Risk Monitor delivers privacy risk assessments in real-time

October 14, 2022

Via: Help Net Security

DataGrail launched its new Risk Monitor product to help organizations overcome the challenges that accompany privacy risk assessments associated with third-party and internal systems. In particular, this product gives privacy leaders an automated way to complete and manage Data Protection […]


Cyber-crime, Phishing, Privacy protection, Security

Notabene SafePII prevents phishing attacks in sensitive compliance systems

October 7, 2022

Via: Help Net Security

On a mission to enable secure and trusted crypto transactions, Notabene launched SafePII, an end-to-end Encrypted Escrow Service for personally identifiable information (PII), created explicitly for Travel Rule compliant transfers. This launch is the latest addition to Notabene’s comprehensive bank-grade […]


Privacy protection, Security

Kanguru Defender LifePlanner secures personal information for the everyday user

September 30, 2022

Via: Help Net Security

Kanguru launches a whole new innovative idea in data protection for the everyday user – the Kanguru Defender LifePlanner. The Defender LifePlanner uses Kanguru’s well-established military grade encryption technology trusted by organizations worldwide to provide an ideal, affordable, easy-to-use solution […]


Cloud security, Privacy protection, Security

BigID unveils data deletion capabilities to reduce cloud data risk

September 29, 2022

Via: Help Net Security

BigID announced native data deletion capabilities that make it easy for organizations to delete personal and sensitive data across their data stores – including Snowflake, AWS S3, mySQL, Google Drive, Teradata, and more. In addition, this new application allows customers […]


Privacy protection, Security

Data security trends: 7 statistics you need to know

September 29, 2022

Via: Help Net Security

U.S. businesses are at high risk for data security threats from increasingly effective phishing attempts and the lack of procedures to restrict data access, according to GetApp’s 4th Annual Data Security Report. Newer companies are especially vulnerable to security threats. […]


Privacy protection, Security

NetSupport Manager 14 protects data in the hybrid work environment

September 15, 2022

Via: Help Net Security

The working landscape has changed forever. Now, with workforces dispersed across hybrid work environments, having the technology to allow employees to operate effectively while staying secure is key for every organization. For the last 33 years, NetSupport Manager has been […]


Privacy protection, Security

How to stay safe when working out of the office

August 31, 2022

Via: TechRadar

The last few years have had a major effect on many aspects of our lives, not least in the world of work. With the pandemic necessitating a shift to working from home, many of us have had to adapt to […]


Privacy protection, Security

Data security hinges on clear policies and automated enforcement

August 29, 2022

Via: Help Net Security

In 2003, California became the first U.S. state to require and implement a series of data breach notification laws designed to protect against the misuse of residents’ personal information. The more recently enacted California Consumer Protection Act (CCPA) provides two […]


Privacy protection, Security

Cosmetics Giant Sephora Settles Customer Data Privacy Suit

August 25, 2022

Via: Security Week

Sephora Inc., one of the world’s largest cosmetics retailers, has settled a lawsuit claiming that the company sold customer information without proper notice in violation of the California’s landmark consumer privacy law, state Attorney General Rob Bonta said Wednesday. Sephora […]


Privacy protection, Security

3 ways China’s access to TikTok data is a security risk

August 15, 2022

Via: CSO Online

The short-video platform TikTok has come under fire in recent months. Both lawmakers and citizens in the U.S. have questioned its data collection practices and potential ties to the Chinese state. The concerns have deepened after Buzzfeed published a report […]


Privacy protection, Security

Most companies are unprepared for CCPA and GDPR compliance

August 1, 2022

Via: Help Net Security

As of June 30, 2022, 91% of companies across all verticals, states, and business size that must comply with CCPA are still unprepared to meet CCPA requirements, according to CYTRIO. Further, 94% of companies that must comply with GDPR are […]


Privacy protection, Security

AU10TIX expands its INSTINCT platform to stop deepfakes and swarm attacks

July 26, 2022

Via: Help Net Security

AU10TIX announced expanded capabilities to strengthen fraud mitigation defense through its fraud intelligence platform, INSTINCT. INSTINCT, which uses traffic-level intelligence sourced from a global consortium of neural-network partners, now can deliver protection for stopping fraud like swarm attacks, deep fakes […]


Privacy protection, Security

McAfee collaborates with Telstra to deliver identity and security solutions to customers across Australia

July 12, 2022

Via: Help Net Security

McAfee announced a multi-year partnership with Telstra to deliver comprehensive protection to safeguard the privacy and identity of consumers across activities, devices, and locations. The partnership will grant new and existing Telstra customers easy access to McAfee’s leading security solutions […]


Data loss, Privacy protection, Security, Threats & Malware

Are your site’s tracking technologies breaking the law?

July 12, 2022

Via: Help Net Security

Plugins that enhance the amount of information companies collect about the visitors to their site help fuel a business environment where every speck of customer data is collected because it could be monetized someday. However, three pharmacies in Sweden recently […]


Privacy protection, Security

Deep fakes – a threat to truth online?

June 27, 2022

Via: Panda Security

Every now and then, a new face swap app appears that takes the internet by storm. For a couple of days, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are taken over by selfies that have been digitally altered to show us as older, […]


Privacy protection, Security

Exclusive: Privacy experts warn the end of cookie consent pop-ups will come at a cost

June 24, 2022

Via: TechRadar

Multiple data privacy advocates have criticised plans in the UK to replace cookie consent pop-ups with an “opt-out model”, which they believe will do more damage than good. In an email exchange with TechRadar Pro, Jon Callas of the Electronic […]


Privacy protection, Security

How to navigate GDPR complexity

May 25, 2022

Via: Help Net Security

There’s been a lot of turbulence in the data privacy regulation space in the past couple of years. Post Brexit, there was a risk for the UK to be digitally isolated from the EU. For the moment, the General Data […]