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Ubiquitous and Creative Fraud is Regular Feature of DeFi

USA - April 27 2022 If you read the hype, then you will have read that lack of regulation, speed of transactions, irreversibility of trades, and hidden identities are…

Sneaking into the Data Business

USA - April 21 2022 One of the benefits of GDPR and similar U.S. state privacy laws is that many companies are forced, cajoled, or encouraged to ask permission before…

State Laws Shift Geolocation’s Spot On The Privacy Map

USA - March 8 2022 Where are you? Your exact location is a tidbit of information that can infringe on your privacy. Knowing your location all the time can help someone…

GDPR Privacy Rules: The Other Shoe Drops

European Union, USA - February 15 2022 Four years after GDPR was implemented, we are seeing the pillars of the internet business destroyed. Given two new EU decisions affecting the…

Illinois Prohibits Police Use of Household Electronic Data Without Warrant

USA - February 9 2022 The smart house is upon us. One may be surrounding you now, with internet-enabled security systems, doorbells, air conditioner, refrigerator…

The Core Tradeoff: Privacy or Security?

European Union, USA - February 3 2022 US policy makers struggle with the tension between protecting personal privacy and enabling law enforcement surveillance. We know that both are…

Recreational DNA Industry May Take Liberties With Consumer Data

USA - January 18 2022 Companies collecting consumer DNA for non-medical purposes seem to be playing fast and loose with their customers’ data, according to a well-regarded…

Why is Norton Anti-Virus Becoming a Crypto Mining Botnet?

USA - January 12 2022 In the before-times - the heady days of 2017 when the prices of both Bitcoin and Ethereum skyrocketed and seemed immune to gravity - several…

Life and Death of Technology: 2022

USA - January 4 2022 Everything has a life cycle. Bacteria, insects, people, civilizations, galaxies - all are born, live and pass into eternity eventually. So it goes…

Is Accountability Even Possible?

USA - December 21 2021 How can we allow open access to sophisticated tools that can attack anyone’s phones undetected? It seems like creating tools that can only be used…