White House announces new surveillance guardrails to meet EU Privacy Shield expectations

by Tonya Riley

A new executive order directs the Attorney General to establish a Data Protection Review Court.

Ireland slaps Facebook with $19M fine over 2018 data breaches

by Tonya Riley

The complaint refers to the company's handling of 12 data breaches that occurred in 2018.

Norway fines Grindr for $7.3 million over privacy breach

by Tonya Riley

Grindr disputes the agency's findings.

WhatsApp hit with $267 million GDPR fine for bungling user privacy disclosure

by Tonya Riley

Facebook is appealing the decision.

Do credit monitoring and ID protection services do enough for breach victims?

by Tim Starks

"We need to rethink how consumer data is stewarded," one customer advocate said.

Grindr faces fine of nearly $12 million in Norway for alleged privacy violations

by Joe Warminsky

The California-based app Grindr is accused of sharing user data without explicit consent.