Sep 292020
 
 September 29, 2020  Posted by  Featured News, Non-U.S., Surveillance, Workplace

Graham Cluley writes: The Coronavirus pandemic has pretty much killed off office romances, and the chances of a snog in the stationery cupboard, but now at least one firm might be pooping over romance outside of the workplace as well. BBC News reports that BlackRock, the world’s biggest asset management firm, has [Read More…]

Sep 292020
 
 September 29, 2020  Posted by  Breaches, Govt, Healthcare, Non-U.S.

Clay Lucas reports: The department at the centre of Victoria’s failed hotel quarantine program may have broken the state’s public health laws by not adequately checking daily if thousands of returned travellers needed to remain under detention. Each of the 20,000 travellers who stayed in Victoria’s quarantine hotels between March [Read More…]

Sep 282020
 
 September 28, 2020  Posted by  Laws, U.S.

Odia Kagan of Fox Rothschild writes: U.S Rep. Bob Latta (R-Ohio), ranking member of the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology. has re-introduced the “Safely Ensuring Lives Future Deployment and Research In Vehicle Evolution Act’’ or the ‘‘SELF DRIVE Act’’ to regulate autonomous vehicles. Key provisions relating to data [Read More…]

Sep 282020
 
 September 28, 2020  Posted by  Misc

Some other news stories that you may have missed but Joe Cadillic compiled for us all: MEPs raise concerns on EU plans for police facial recognition database: https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/meps-raise-concerns-on-eu-plans-for-police-facial-recognition-database/ The “Markup Website Privacy Inspector” Allows Visitors To Check A Website’s Privacy Policies: https://themarkup.org/blacklight/ Web sites shared over 100 trillion pieces of [Read More…]