- House unanimously OKs bill bolstering privacy of old emails Updated: Apr-27-16 5:54 pm
WASHINGTON - The House used a rare show of unanimity Wednesday to approve legislation requiring the government to get a search warrant if it wants people's older emails.
- 2nd security firm raises concerns about Cruz and Kasich apps Updated: Apr-25-16 7:25 pm
WASHINGTON - Another computer-security firm raised concerns Monday about the potential for hackers to glean users' personal data from phone apps released by the campaigns of Republican presidential contenders Ted Cruz and John Kasich.
- Thailand wants foreigners social media, bank account details Updated: Apr-20-16 6:28 am
BANGKOK - Want to live in Thailand? No problem, say Thai authorities. Just be prepared to reveal your social media habits, bank account information and the restaurants and night clubs where you hang out.
- Oculus reacts to virtual reality privacy questions Updated: Apr-18-16 12:11 am
BURBANK, California - An executive from virtual reality company Oculus says consumers shouldn't be concerned about an invasion of their privacy when using the Oculus Rift.
- Strict student data privacy bill advances in Colorado House Updated: Apr-14-16 6:35 pm
DENVER - Colorado lawmakers are moving to enact what is billed as one of nation's toughest student privacy laws at a time when unscrupulous data collectors can identify youths by their keystrokes in typing class and sell their information.
- EU approves data protection reform, boosting privacy Updated: Apr-14-16 8:01 am
BRUSSELS - The European Union on Thursday approved new data protection rules to strengthen online privacy, streamline legislation between the 28 member states and boost police and security cooperation.