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Clearview AI agrees to not sell its facial recognition database to private companies

by Tonya Riley

The landmark ruling also stops free trials to police without approval.

Facebook settles facial recognition lawsuit for $550 million

by Jeff Stone

Members of the suit each can claim up to $200.

Lawmakers offer Illinois election work as blueprint to secure 2020

by Sean Lyngaas

Building on progress made in Illinois and elsewhere requires more federal money, experts say.

Phishing attack exposes data of more than a million patients across Midwest

by Mark Satter

The incident affected UnityPoint Health, a network of hospitals, clinics, and home care services in Iowa, Illinois, and Wisconsin.

DHS notifies 21 states of Russian hacking attempts prior to 2016 election

by Patrick Howell O'Neill

A small number of networks were compromised, CyberScoop has learned, but none of the targeted systems involved the tallying of votes.

Cybersecurity doubts may spook voters in future elections

by Patrick Howell O'Neill

The doubts are sharpest when it comes to the ability of state and local election authorities to defend against a cyberattack.