Apr 202021
 April 20, 2021  Posted by  Business

The Tribune reports: Country’s cyber security agency CERT-In has advised Facebook users to strengthen their account privacy settings after a recent global ‘data scraping’ incident in the social media platform was detected that affected about 61 lakh Indians. “As the Facebook platform evolves and grows, parts of your account could [Read More…]

Apr 192021
 April 19, 2021  Posted by  Misc

Europe risks another tech tangle with ‘vaccine passports’ https://www.politico.eu/article/vaccine-passports-echo-coronavirus-app-failures/ MEPs call for European AI rules to ban facial recognition surveillance in public: https://techcrunch.com/2021/04/15/meps-call-for-european-ai-rules-to-ban-biometric-surveillance-in-public/ The Facebook loophole that lets world leaders deceive and harass their citizens: https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2021/apr/12/facebook-loophole-state-backed-manipulation Privacy Warning: Facebook AI Has Monitored 45,000 Videos Of People Chatting https://ai.facebook.com/blog/shedding-light-on-fairness-in-ai-with-a-new-data-set Germany- Data Protection [Read More…]