Jun 162018
 
 June 16, 2018  Posted by  Breaches, Business

Spencer Soper reports: Amazon.com Inc. is facing questions from U.S. lawmakers about consumer privacy regarding its popular voice-activated Echo speakers, after an incident last month when an Oregon couple’s conversation was recorded by their device and sent to an acquaintance without their knowledge. U.S. Senators Jeff Flake, an Arizona Republican, [Read More…]

Jun 162018
 
 June 16, 2018  Posted by  Healthcare, Misc

From OCR: OCR has issued new guidance on HIPAA and individual authorization of uses and disclosures of protected health information (PHI) for research. This guidance explains certain requirements for an authorization to use or disclose PHI for future research. The guidance also clarifies aspects of the individual’s right to revoke [Read More…]