The Chinese ownership of TikTok, one of the fastest-growing digital platforms, has come under heavy scrutiny on issues like the handling of user data.
BHIM app vulnerability reportedly exposed financial data of millions of users; NPCI denies data compromise
According to Vpnmentor, the 409 GB of data suspected to be breached has over 70 lakh records.
Truecaller denies reports that data of 4.75 cr Indians was put up for sale on the dark web for Rs 75,000
The data on sale includes phone numbers, gender, city, mobile network, Facebook id and so on.
The guidelines lay down procedure on handling of data by various agencies involved in controlling spread of the pandemic.
Zoom app on iOS stops sharing analytics data with Facebook, says it never shared 'sensitive information'
The study by US-based Technology Policy Institute is the first that attempts to quantify the value of online privacy and data.
Want access to your personal data? Hand over more please and ensure you smile for requested photo ID
To get your personal data, you may have to give up more personal data. It seems awful at first. Alistair Barr of Bloomberg called it “the new privacy circle of hell.”
The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) will be effective at the start of 2020.
The present PDP Bill reflects that it embodies the principles of GDPR for liberalisation of cross-border flow of data and data protection.
Personal Data Protection Bill 2019: Impact on private companies is hard to tell yet, given the exemptions for State intervention
The private sector is closely watching the new Personal Data Protection Bill as data has become the most crucial asset of a company.
The officials have asked what data exactly is stored with Google, which Google employees have access to the data.
"Non-sensitive" data of two senators and a small number of lower house members was reportedly stolen.
The men downloaded 57 million Uber user records from Amazon.com Inc's cloud platform.
Google is being sued for misleading consumers and using their personal location data.
Companies like Facebook would have to allow its users to easily move, or port, their data to another network.
Facebook is worried that users will get worked up about the amount of location data it gathers on them
Even if you're a heavy user, there's little reason to give Facebook permanent access to location data.
After Facebook's disinterest, Houseparty has now been acquired by Fortnite maker Epic Games.
Since 2011, FBI has reportedly logged over 390,000 facial-recognition searches of federal and local databases.
The Economic Survey emphasised that data and information highway must be viewed as equally important infrastructure.
SBI’s investigation also showed that its servers remained secure and that there had been no breach.