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2014-08-26 23:01:21

The recent amendments to the Australian Privacy Act offer advanced protection for patients and harsher consequences for breaches of privacy. CarePlus™ is able to improve the protection of patient privacy. Perth, Western Australia (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Enhancements have been made to privacy laws within Australia and were introduced in March 2014, with thirteen Australian Privacy Principles (APPs) introduced. These APPs regulate the handling of personal information by organisations;...

2014-08-20 16:23:20

OTTAWA, Aug. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, the Annual Report of the Communications Security Establishment Commissioner, the Honourable Jean-Pierre Plouffe, C.D., was tabled in Parliament. The Commissioner provides independent external review of Communications Security Establishment Canada (CSEC) operational activities to determine whether they complied with the law and protected the privacy of Canadians. Mr. Plouffe is a retired judge of the Superior Court of Quebec and the Court...

2014-08-19 23:00:47

Internet users concerned with privacy, cyber crime, and unauthorized data collection can now take control of their personal information with Private.me, which launched today. Private.me is a secure hub of online privacy tools that keeps an individual’s personal data private through a patent-pending process that encrypts and fragments users’ data, and then distributes it to a geographically dispersed system of servers. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 Internet users concerned...

2014-08-18 23:07:13

Nymity, a leading provider of accountability, risk, and compliance privacy solutions, is pleased to announce the appointment of Constantine Karbaliotis as Vice President of Privacy Office Solutions. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Nymity, a leading provider of accountability, risk, and compliance privacy solutions, is pleased to announce the appointment of Constantine Karbaliotis as Vice President of Privacy Office Solutions. The announcement supports Nymity’s increased...

2014-08-11 08:26:00

LONDON, August 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens' Rights Watch, or "The Citizens", was recently incorporated in London under UK law with incorporation number 9162648 of 2014, with headquarters in London. The new organization is an independent, non-governmental, non-profit, and goal-oriented organization devoted to the protection of human rights and working to end human rights abuses. The Citizens' primary concern is to promote and protect internationally recognized human...

2014-08-08 23:03:50

The mental health watchdog, Citizens Commission on Human Rights (CCHR), calls upon the FDA to ban the electrical stimulation device being used to administer electric shocks to children at the Judge Rotenberg Center in Canton, Massachusetts. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 With its use of electroshock used as punishment for misbehaving youth, the Judge Rotenberg Center (JRC) has been dubbed “the school of shock,” by Mother Jones Magazine, and its practices likened to...

2014-08-06 04:21:50

Updated AVG PrivacyFix app also allows users to calculate their Twitter value AMSTERDAM and SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AVG® Technologies N.V. (NYSE: AVG), the online security company for 182 million active users, today announced a number of updates to its flagship AVG PrivacyFix(TM) application, including extending its scope to the popular social network Twitter® and enabling users to assess their 'worth' to the key networks in terms of targeted advertising value. With...

2014-07-31 08:42:28

Mistrust rises with age; concern over tracking cookies, data being sold WASHINGTON, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Almost three-quarters of Americans worry about the quantity of personal information available online and more than half feel they cannot trust social media sites like Facebook and Twitter to keep their contact information, buying habits and political beliefs confidential, according to new poll data released today at http://www.onlineprivacydata.org. The data, part of a...

2014-07-17 08:33:28

TRUSTed Assessments will help businesses minimize compliance risks, protect their brand and gain privacy peace of mind SAN FRANCISCO, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TRUSTe today announced the expansion of its industry-leading Data Privacy Management Platform to include TRUSTed Assessments, a new privacy assessment solution designed to help businesses meet the complex global compliance requirements of the data-driven world. TRUSTed Assessments is powered by TRUSTe's unique combination of...

2014-07-16 08:33:20

Annual list highlights the privacy company's DoNotTrackMe solution, which has blocked over 1 trillion attempts to track users' browsing worldwide and protected millions of users' personal information BOSTON, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Abine, Inc., a Boston-based privacy company, today announced it has been named to Gartner, Inc.'s 2014 list of "Cool Vendors in Privacy Management, 2014" in recognition of its DoNotTrackMe product. Each year, the list identifies new Cool Vendors in...


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