Drone Crash was “Just a Matter of Time”

A commercial light airplane has collided with a drone in Quebec, Canada, causing only minor damage as the jet descended for...

Solving IoT’s problems before ‘genies get out of bottles’

In this episode of The Privacy Advisor Podcast, Gilad Rosner discusses his work in bringing together academics, advocates,...

Leaked: 540,000 vehicle tracking accounts

The Kromtech Security Center recently discovered the goldmine of email addresses, passwords, license plates and VINs belonging to...

Privacy, Phones and the Third Party Doctrine – Amicus Brief

Last month, Data & Society and fifteen scholars filed an amicus brief in Carpenter v. United States, a pending U.S. Supreme Court...

FTC updates COPPA guidance for the IoT age

The FTC's recently revised guidance document for compliance with COPPA now includes references to the Internet of Things and...

The IoT Asia-Pacific Summit 2017

Two events exploring IoT issues are to be held consecutively in Bangkok, Thailand during 21-23 September 2017, in conjunction with...

FBI issues privacy warning over connected toys

The FBI has weighed into a major controversy with a consumer notice encouraging parents "to consider cyber security prior to...

CfP: “Data Privacy in the Digital Age” Symposium

The Dept. of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Privacy & Info Management is inviting abstracts for the HHS Symposium...

FTC Comment on Improving IoT Security

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has contributed comments to a working group overseen by the U.S. National Telecommunications...