Dec 052018
 
 December 5, 2018  Posted by  Breaches, Court, Non-U.S., Youth & Schools

A former headteacher has been fined in court for unlawfully obtaining school children’s personal data from previous schools where he worked. Darren Harrison of Twickenham, obtained the information from two primary schools were he had worked, and uploaded it to his then current school’s server. As he had no lawful [Read More…]

Dec 042018
 
 December 4, 2018  Posted by  Surveillance, U.S., Youth & Schools

Justin Rohrlich reports: There’s no shortage of GPS trackers for parents who want to keep tabs on their children’s driving. After all, car accidents are the leading cause of death for American teens. For some parents, that’s enough. For others, nothing but a full-on ankle monitor—the kind used to track people released [Read More…]

Dec 042018
 
 December 4, 2018  Posted by  Business, Featured News, U.S., Youth & Schools

Sapna Maheshwari reports: Oath, the owner of AOL and Yahoo, has agreed to pay about $5 million to settle charges from the New York attorney general that the media company’s online advertising business was violating a federal children’s privacy law. AOL, through its ad exchange, helped place targeted display ads [Read More…]