Privacy Issues

Publishers that collect consumer data have skin in the game and will need to ensure that their data collection and security measures align with these emerging regulations. This may be easier said than done.

Posted Nov 22, 2019

Eurofins launches CyberSecurity Framework: Media Edition at DPP Securing Creativity event in London. Suite of cybersecurity services protects people, processes and technologies across the media industry.

Posted Oct 15, 2019

Many companies still aren't in full compliance with GDPR, meanwhile, some are calling for a federal U.S. data privacy law. Those who continue to dismiss the regulations do so at increasing peril to their business.

Posted Oct 03, 2019

We are still in the early days of privacy regulations. It is unclear how these new rules will be interpreted and enforced, but brands may have more to fear from the CCPA and an upcoming New York bill.

Posted Sep 23, 2019

The project will leverage industry-wide blockchain-based digital identity expertise to streamline organizational identity proofing and vetting processes.

Posted Sep 19, 2019

Companies say the compliance requirements of the CCPA are too costly, and they will face risks associated with fines.

Posted Aug 27, 2019

AI systems are not infallible. Sometimes, errors can seem harmless, but the stakes can be high in scenarios such as hiring, loan grants, policing, and criminal justice.

Posted Aug 27, 2019

RightFind 7.9 release brings the power of semantic enrichment and search to collaboration workflows.

Posted Aug 08, 2019

The new version of Adblock Plus provides more comfort for users around the world that are consuming content in multiple languages.

Posted Aug 01, 2019

Study conducted by 250ok analyzed DMARC implementation across 25,700 domains in 10 sectors.

Posted Jul 18, 2019

The Universal Authority Complaint brings easy complaint filing with most EU GDPR supervisory authorities to the masses.

Posted Jul 02, 2019

New resource aims to help organizations apply the CIS Controls to the loT.

Posted Jul 02, 2019

This year's Cannes Lions will focus on a number of trends. Expect transparency and accountability, consumer privacy and how publishers make money long-term to be among the biggest areas for pharma marketers—not just at the event, but beyond.

Posted Jun 13, 2019

Developers must adhere to new Google Play guidelines regarding privacy and appropriate ads.

Posted Jun 04, 2019

Wunderlich spends time each day reading privacy and data protection news. "I keep an eye out for news about breaches, advice from regulators, as well as environmental and regulatory changes," he says. "The environment is changing so rapidly that policies and practices need to be much more dynamic than ‘normal' compliance activities." Wunderlich also meets with stakeholders, researches, writes, and provides input to standards bodies.

Posted May 29, 2019

Veriglif, a "Personal Data Network," has announced its official public launch with 10 network partners and access to over five million consumer datagraphs, as well as achieving significant fundraising milestones.

Posted May 23, 2019

New CCPA Workflow Module manages activities associated with maintaining compliance and consumer privacy requests.

Posted May 07, 2019

The risk scoring technology arms enterprises with a highly relevant assessment of network-connected IT, IoT, and IoMT devices, while enabling security teams to quickly obtain granular device context in order to speed risk remediation.

Posted Apr 30, 2019

PossibleNOW survey shows many companies have increased consent collection, yet lack understanding of regulations that govern consent.

Posted Apr 18, 2019

Last week, Facebook met with journalists to talk about the latest updates to it "reduce, remove, inform" approach to problematic content. But today, CNBC reported that CEO Mark Zuckerberg once hoped to determine the worth of user data through third-party deals.

Posted Apr 16, 2019

Have you been asking your Alexa embarrassing or personal questions thinking that the only one who will know is an AI algorithm on the other end? Bloomberg reports there might be more than just a machine listening.

Posted Apr 16, 2019

Although copyright protection exists as soon as a work is created or "fixed," the US Supreme Court recently held that copyrights cannot be enforced until a registration is obtained from the US Copyright Office.

Posted Mar 29, 2019

On March 6, Mark Zuckerberg made a commitment to spending the next several years reorienting Facebook's apps toward encryption and privacy. Can we take him at his word? Find out what the digital marketing and data privacy experts think.

Posted Mar 25, 2019

The term "dark marketing" certainly has a sinister ring. It conjures up all sorts of nefarious images—SPAM, phishing scams, and worse. Thankfully, dark marketing isn't quite that bad. Instead, it's a new term for the kind of personalized marketing becoming familiar to advertisers and audiences alike.

Posted Mar 04, 2019

Ready availability of hacking tools, the spread of malware, and proliferation of cryptomining has seen social media-enabled cybercrimes grow by more than 300-fold.

Posted Feb 28, 2019