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May 1, 2019 - Mozilla is currently pushing Apple into placing extra barriers between iPhone users and online advertisers. Why? Because, according to Mozilla, it could work, which could benefit users everywhere.

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April 23, 2019 - Amidst never-ending headlines about data breaches, data misuse, and opaque data-sharing agreements from major companies, users have few legal options to actually protect their privacy in court. Instead, they rely on technology.

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April 11, 2019 - What exactly is the "personal information" that companies need to legally protect? Learn which data points organizations need to secure, from Social Security numbers to olfactory, smell-based data (!), to comply with the law.

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April 2, 2019 - For any American company taking steps outside the US market, global data privacy compliance is a question of risk versus reward.

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March 28, 2019 - The United States might be the only country of its size to lack a comprehensive data privacy law protecting its citizens’ online lives. That could change this year.

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March 27, 2019 - Yes, Facebook's recent error in password handling was egregious. But there's more than one way to abuse user data. We take a look at various missteps in credential management and how businesses can improve practices.

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March 20, 2019 - Facebook's self-proclaimed pivot to privacy faces a fierce opponent—Facebook's own history.

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March 13, 2019 - Last month, Google announced that its Nest Secure would be updated to work with Google Assistant software. The problem? Google never told users its product had a microphone to begin with. Simple oversight or invasion of privacy? We break it down.

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March 13, 2019 - PSD2 is coming to the EU. What is it? How will it be used? What are the implications? Many questions and some answers and recommendations.

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March 7, 2019 - In the first blog for Malwarebytes Labs' cybersecurity and data privacy law series, we tackle US data privacy compliance from a startup's perspective. GDPR, COPPA, HIPAA—it's all here.

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