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2013-08-08 12:30:35

Statement highlights the need for uniformity and preventive policies CLEVELAND, Aug. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The national Data Privacy and Cybersecurity Practice at McDonald Hopkins has submitted a statement for the record to the House Energy and Commerce Committee's Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade during its recent examination of state breach notification laws and potential federal preemption. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120131/CL44903LOGO ) According to the...

2013-08-02 23:18:20

Protected Trust and the International Association of Privacy Professionals will host a free data security educational event in Winter Haven for local business leaders. Winter Haven, FL (PRWEB) August 02, 2013 Cyber attacks may drain as much as $140 billion and half a million jobs from the U.S. economy each year, according to the Center for Strategic and International Studies. In recent months, cyber criminals around the world have attacked a variety of companies, targeting sensitive...

2013-07-18 08:36:06

Leading Retail Intelligence Platform Awarded TRUSTe Certified Privacy Seal for Sound Privacy and Data Governance Practices MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., July 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Retail Solutions Inc. (RSi), a global provider of cloud-based, Big Data analytics and real-time intelligence for the consumer-products industry, today announced that is has met the rigorous requirements of the TRUSTe Privacy Certification Program for cloud-based businesses and is now EU and Swiss Safe...

2013-07-16 08:34:09

Webinars will improve executives' understanding of privacy basics BOYNTON BEACH, Fla., July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Every day the news reports on another business losing their customers' or employees' personal information. The remediation costs, fines, and brand damage can be overwhelming for any organization in terms of real dollars and opportunity costs. However, many business owners and executives have only a limited knowledge of the privacy requirements imposed by legislatures,...

2013-07-15 04:21:04

LONDON, July 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- TRUSTe, the leading global provider of data privacy management solutions, has today, been approved by the European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance (EDAA) as an official Certification Provider for the EU Self-Regulatory Programme for Online Behavioural Advertising (OBA). As an EDAA-approved certification provider, TRUSTe will be responsible for independently assessing company compliance with the European Principles on OBA...

2013-07-09 23:18:31

Lately, the world press reports more and more violations against Internet users and top news outlets report that some governments spy on their own country’s citizens. Time to protect yourself with Privacy Optimizer and enjoy a more secure Internet experience. (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 7/9/2013 - Badosoft ltd., a software development company located in the European Union´s newest country of Croatia, has released Privacy Optimizer to help users all over the world to protect their privacy...

UK Privacy Watchdog ICO Threatens Google
2013-07-05 11:43:39

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The battle over Google and their privacy policies continues in the UK and much of Europe as privacy watchdogs call the search giant out for the way they borrow data from each of their services. The Information Commissioner in the UK now says Google's privacy policies could be a breech of the Data Protection Act and has given them 11 weeks to address their complaints. Google uses one general privacy policy under which all of their...

2013-07-01 08:30:11

Marketo recognized two years in a row by Online Trust Alliance for demonstrating leadership in brand protection, online security, and privacy best practices SAN MATEO, Calif., July 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Marketo, (NASDAQ: MKTO) has been named by the Online Trust Alliance to the 2013 Online Trust Honor Roll for demonstrating exceptional data protection, privacy and security in an effort to better protect their customers and brand and to elevate their trust level. (Logo:...

2013-06-28 23:03:03

CCHF Airs Week of Radio Programs on Government Intrusion into Private Health Information St. Paul, MN (PRWEB) June 28, 2013 Twila Brase, president and co-founder of Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom, wants Americans to know what she believes is another government intrusion into their private health data. And she will share this information through a week-long series of radio programs that will air on more than 300 radio stations across the country from July 1-5. Brase will talk...

European Lawyer Says Google Not Responsible For Removing Personal Information In Web Searches
2013-06-25 09:49:35

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online A top lawyer with the European Union (EU) Court of Justice said today Google shouldn’t be responsible for policing what’s online, placing the burden instead on website owners. This doesn’t make Google exempt from EU privacy laws which protect citizens from having their information shared or publicly posted. Instead, it declares the search engine cannot be asked to delete this personal information or police how this information...