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.
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.
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.
April 2, 2019 - For any American company taking steps outside the US market, global data privacy compliance is a question of risk versus reward.
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.
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.
March 20, 2019 - Facebook's self-proclaimed pivot to privacy faces a fierce opponent—Facebook's own history.
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.
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.
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.