Feb 032023
 February 3, 2023  Posted by  Breaches, Business, Featured News, Surveillance, U.S.

Zack Whittaker reports: A New York-based spyware maker has agreed to notify the individuals whose phones were compromised by its mobile surveillance software, following a deal with the New York attorney general’s office announced Thursday. Under the agreement, Patrick Hinchy, whose 16 companies promoted apps like PhoneSpector and Highster, will [Read More…]

Feb 032023
 February 3, 2023  Posted by  Featured News, Healthcare, Laws, U.S., Youth & Schools

Sommer Brugal and Andre Fernandez report: A proposed draft of a physical education form in Florida could require all high school student athletes to disclose information regarding their menstrual history — a move that’s already drawing pushback from opponents who say the measure would harm students. The draft — published [Read More…]

Feb 012023
 February 1, 2023  Posted by  Breaches, Business, Court, Featured News, Govt, Healthcare, Laws, U.S.

The Federal Trade Commission has taken enforcement action for the first time under its Health Breach Notification Rule against the telehealth and prescription drug discount provider GoodRx Holdings Inc., for failing to notify consumers and others of its unauthorized disclosures of consumers’ personal health information to Facebook, Google, and other [Read More…]