Autonomous Vehicle Regs Slowed Down for Good Reasons in Senate

The AV Start bill, intended to clear the regulatory path for self-driving vehicles, is being held up by at least three Democrat...

Connected Car Privacy Resolution: Thoughtful and Forward-looking

The 39th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners, held last month in Hong Kong, produced a...

OK, Google, You’re Creeping Me Out

Burger King thinks they’re clever. They just launched a TV commercial that triggers Google Home to tell you what a Whopper is....

IoT product maker bricks device as revenge for bad review

Man buys IoT garage door opener. Man thinks product is poorly made, leaves comment in manufacturer's forum and on Amazon.

Another IoT toy security failure: 2 million voice messages left exposed

Maker of cuddly connected devices Spiral Toys have joined a small but growing club of toymakers now infamous for compromising the...

CES 2017 – Day Two, Privacy Wrap-up

Day 2 of CES comes to a close, and two trends from Day 1 remain: I saw more robots that do face recognition, and I remain...

CES 2017 – Day One, Privacy Wrap-up

Today was the first official day of 2017's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, and I walked the show floor to see this year's...

Vulnerabilities of the Connected Car

Security Impact Analysis should be a regulatory requirement for all cars that rise above a certain threshold of connectivity (a...

Full Report: Privacy and the Internet of Things

I'm very happy to announce the publication of a new report: Privacy and the Internet of Things. Published by O'Reilly Media, the...