Jun 252015
 
 June 25, 2015  Breaches, Govt, Healthcare No Responses »

Michael Hardy reports: The government stores personal information on millions of Americans who have used the Healthcare.gov system, a situation which is raising privacy concerns as the recent successful attack that compromised Office of Personnel Management data makes plain the damage that hackers can do. Called the Multidimensional Insurance Data [Read More…]

Jun 222015
 
 June 22, 2015  Business, Govt No Responses »

Wendy Davis reports: The Federal Trade Commission should prevent ride-sharing service Uber from accessing users’ contact lists or unnecessarily gathering users’ geolocation data, the watchdog Electronic Privacy Information Center says in a complaint filed today. “There is a clear divide between Uber’s representations as to their consumers’ control over their [Read More…]