European Union Countries Demand GDPR Action Against Ad Techs

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You have most likely been subject to what is considered the largest leak of personal data thus far, and you don’t even know it’s happening. Several countries in the European Union have launched complaints against ad tech companies for the way they collect personal information to target online ads. Consumers are demanding that the process for advertising be more highly … Read More

ITSPmagazine Interviews SecureData’s Senior Product Specialist

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Mike Vanoverbeke, SecureData’s Senior Product Specialist spoke with ITSPmagazine’s John Dasher to discuss SecureData’s role in the future of data recovery, data protection, data security, and digital forensics. The full interview and transcription of the interview is below. John: Hello, This is John Dasher with ITSP Magazine. Today we are joined with Mike Vanoverbeke with SecureData. Mike, Welcome! Mike: Thank … Read More

UK Aims to Regulate Content on Social Media Sites

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Social media allows people to share their whole lives and undoubtedly affects users in a personal way. But not everything that is shared on social media offers a positive outlook. The UK’s government has announced its plans to regulate the amount of violent material that is shown on social media sites. Their new regulations would target Facebook, Google, and Twitter. … Read More

Singapore and Russia Create Strict Laws About “Fake News”

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With rumors of “fake news” spreading like wildfire on the internet, two countries have taken drastic measures to ensure that their residents are not exposed to the “falsehoods.” The governments of Russia and Singapore have created regulations regarding online content and use of private networks, limiting what can be said and viewed online. New Bill Aims to Limit Fake News … Read More

How You’ll Know If Your TurboTax Account Was Hacked

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What Happened With TurboTax “Data Breach” In the midst of tax season, you can imagine the worry that would happen when users are notified that TurboTax by Intuit was hacked. Was TurboTax hacked? Sort of, kind of, but not really. Instead of a data breach, it was a credential stuffing attack. This might be due to the billions of leaked … Read More