Aug 052019
 August 5, 2019  Posted by  Govt

As representatives of the global community of data protection and privacy enforcement authorities, collectively responsible for promoting the privacy of many millions of people around the world, we are joining together to express our shared concerns about the privacy risks posed by the Libra digital currency and infrastructure. Other authorities [Read More…]

Aug 042019
 August 4, 2019  Posted by  Breaches, Govt, Healthcare, U.S., Workplace

Senait Gebregiorgis reports: A grievance accuses c of violating more than 100 employees’ privacy and security of medical records. The Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #77 filed the grievance Thursday requesting hundreds of dollars for each affected member. F.O.P. President Tracy Dotson said the interim major sent a department-wide email [Read More…]

Jul 302019
 July 30, 2019  Posted by  Govt, Laws

Alyssa Shauer of SheppardMullin writes: CNIL, the French data privacy regulator, issued a 400,000 euro ($448,358) fine against a company for GDPR violations stemming from sensitive information collected on its website. Investigating a complaint, CNIL discovered that the online real estate company Sergic allowed customer information to be freely accessed [Read More…]