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.
March 5, 2019 - Our survey and accompanying report find that, no matter their age, users have deep concerns about the privacy of their data online and take significant steps to secure it. Learn how public distrust in corporations' ability to protect and use data in ethically responsible ways has shaped their behavior online.
February 27, 2019 - As the US considers new data privacy laws, at least two new proposals include calls to exchange money for privacy—an unwelcome bargain for users. Before pay-for-privacy becomes law, privacy as a right should become industry practice.
February 25, 2019 - Almost 10 years ago, privacy advocate Max Schrems and the European Union began separate efforts to change the way the world thinks about online privacy. Thanks to them, we now have GDPR.