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Hashtag Trending – Google is tracking you at all times; Netflix’s CFO is stepping down; kids hacking election results?

Google is tracking your every move, despite privacy settings, Netflix’s chief financial officer is stepping down after 14 years and...

August 14th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

Experts sound the alarm on readiness for Canada’s new privacy regulations

Businesses that haven’t started preparing for the new privacy rules coming to Canada this fall could be in for an...

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Email mistakes by U.K. inquiry lead to $345,000 privacy fine

Technology can do wonders to strengthen the security and privacy activities of an organization, but it can only go so...

July 19th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Red Privacy Button Keyboard

New Zealand company violated rights of Canadians, says privacy commissioner

How far can companies go using personal information of people copied from a publicly-available website? Not far at all if...

July 19th, 2018 Howard Solomon

UK info czar report highlights differences with Canada over political parties and privacy

U.K. political parties should have to follow a statutory Code of Practice under the country's data privacy law if they use...

July 12th, 2018 Howard Solomon

cyber security

Build privacy controls into IoT devices now, report urges

Limiting the cyber security risks of Internet of Thing devices has long been a plea by experts. But a new report...

June 11th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Data breach notification in Canada

Only 40 per cent of Canadian firms surveyed have data breach response procedures

Half of Canadian executives say they have low or no concerns about a potential breach involving their own business, a new...

May 31st, 2018 Howard Solomon

GDPR violation lawsuit filed, watch out for EU country-specific tweaks

The deadline for implementing the European Union’s tough GDPR privacy law was barely hours old when a privacy activist launched...

May 28th, 2018 Howard Solomon

GDPR advice to Canadian firms: Chill out, but get working on it

The world’s toughest data protection regime – the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect today, and...

May 25th, 2018 Howard Solomon