Oct 122021
 
 October 12, 2021  Posted by  Announcements, Breaches, Featured News

Of note: Professors Daniel Solove and Danielle Citron have revised their important article, Privacy Harms, forthcoming 102 B.U. Law Review __ (2022). You can download the latest draft for free on SSRN. “Among other things,” Dan writes, “we rethought the typology to add top-level categories and subcategories.” Other papers on harms that [Read More…]

Oct 092021
 
 October 9, 2021  Posted by  Breaches, Business, Featured News, Surveillance

Lucas Ropek reports: NSO Group, the notorious Israeli spyware vendor, will no longer allow its clients to hack citizens of the United Kingdom, sources close to the company told The Guardian this week. The changes have been “hard-coded” into NSO’s infamous malware, Pegasus, and will make future targeting of UK-based phone [Read More…]

Oct 072021
 
 October 7, 2021  Posted by  Breaches, Business, Court, Featured News, Govt, Online, Surveillance, U.S.

Jennifer Lynch writes: In a powerful new ruling for digital privacy rights, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has confirmed that the police need to get a warrant before they open your email attachments—even if a third party’s automated system has flagged those attachments as potentially illegal. We filed an amicus brief in the [Read More…]