Google will no longer allow advertising of stalkerware and spyware tools, but a written exception could allow some companies to skirt the rules.
The effectiveness of passwords to protect data has long been debated. Many have called for the death of passwords, instead pushing for biometrics to secure their most precious information. But is biometrics really a better, safer option?
As governments roll out enormous data collection programs to limit coronavirus, we should remember that mass surveillance alone will not save us.
We look at some of the ways people have gamed online mapping systems over the years.
Mobile device sensors offer great utility to users—from taking pictures and commanding voice assistants to determining which direction to flip your screen. However, they harbor little-known vulnerabilities that could be exploited by crafty cybercriminals.
Data privacy is back in Congressional lawmakers’ sights, as proposed legislation called the ACCESS Act focuses not on data collection, storage, and selling, but on the idea that Americans should be able to easily pack up their data and take it to a competing service. But will this actually protect privacy?