Mar 022021
 
 March 2, 2021  Posted by  Breaches, Business, Court, Election2016

Porter Wells reports: Ancestry.com Inc. convinced a federal judge on Monday to dismiss a lawsuit by California residents who claimed the genealogy-based company’s inclusion of their photos in its Yearbook database violated their privacy rights. The California residents didn’t allege an injury in fact to support their proposed class action [Read More…]

Feb 262021
 
 February 26, 2021  Posted by  Breaches, Business, Court

Stephanie Milot reports: TikTok has agreed to pay $92 million to settle a class-action lawsuit alleging the social network collected users’ biometric information and personal data without consent and shared it with third parties. The proposed settlement applies to 89 million TikTok members in the US whose personal data was allegedly tracked [Read More…]

Feb 242021
 
 February 24, 2021  Posted by  Breaches, Court, Online

Studies of cyberstalkers have highlighted that there are different types of cyberstalkers or motivations of cyberstalkers. Those who are revengeful stalkers or obsessed stalkers who had previously had a relationship with their victim or target often do not control themselves or stop themselves from their criminal and pathological conduct, despite [Read More…]