Aug 172017
 
 August 17, 2017  Announcements No Responses »

Have been traveling this week and next week, so updates to this site and Databreaches.net will be slim to non-existent, but I will get the sites caught up when I can. I will not be available via Jabber until after Aug. 26th and email will be spotty, too. This concept [Read More…]

Jul 172017
 

A public service announcement from the FBI: The FBI encourages consumers to consider cyber security prior to introducing smart, interactive, internet-connected toys into their homes or trusted environments. Smart toys and entertainment devices for children are increasingly incorporating technologies that learn and tailor their behaviors based on user interactions. These [Read More…]

Mar 182017
 
 March 18, 2017  Announcements 3 Responses »
Happy Birthday, PogoWasRight.org!

Eleven years ago today, Ziplock and I opened PogoWasRight.org. The original site resides only on our hard drives by now, but the fond memories remain. Many of the issues you see covered on this site these days -like warrantless surveillance and student privacy – were also covered on the site [Read More…]

Jan 222017
 
 January 22, 2017  Announcements, Featured News Comments Off on RESOURCE: Two Books by Daniel Solove on Privacy Now Freely Available

Privacy law scholar Daniel Solove has made two of his books freely available online: The Digital Person: Technology and Privacy in the Information Age (2004) [296 pp] and The Future of Reputation: Gossip, Rumor, and Privacy on the Internet (2007) [257 pp.] Both books have inspired a lot of scholarly debate and [Read More…]