The European Data Protection Board is taking comments on processing of data via video

The EDPB is calling for comments on its draft Guidelines on processing of personal data through video devices. Submissions will be...

NIST White Paper on IoT Trust Concerns

NIST's white paper draft on IoT trust concerns is now available for public comment until November 16th

Senators Push Amazon to Explain Echo Privacy Gaffe

Senators Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) and Christopher Coons (D-Del.) have written a letter to Amazon's Jeff Bezos, following reports that...

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...

Leaked: 540,000 vehicle tracking accounts

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

Research: The Taking Economy: Uber, Information, and Power

Sharing economy firms such as Uber and Airbnb facilitate trusted transactions between strangers on digital platforms. This creates...

“Intimacy and the IoT” talk given at UC Berkeley

Popular discourse would have us believe that the IoT is the greatest boon to humanity since electricity, or the greatest threat to...

IoT Vibrator maker settles out of court for violating users’ privacy

We-Vibe, the bold "smart sex toy" firm has agreed to pay thousands of dollars to each user active before September 6, 2016, after...

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...