No place is safe: Microsoft, Apple, Facebook, Twitter, all under scrutiny for violating GDPR
The General Data Protection Regulation or GDPR aims to provide users more control over their personal data. To put this into perspective, this law handcuffed tech companies when it comes to collecting and sharing user data. Now Eu...
Some popular Android apps are sharing your data with Facebook without user consent
Facebook and Privacy scandals. Name a better duo. No seriously, for what seems like the umpteenth time this year, Facebook has been found engaging in behaviour that skirts the creepy line and teeters on kind of illegal — in ...
Dutch regulator rule Microsoft’s telemetry fall foul of GDPR regulations
Microsoft’s Windows 10 and Office telemetry has been found to be in violation of General Data Protection Regulation by Dutch regulators, reports the Telegraph. The complaint centres around the normal software monitoring of ...
Facebook and Google hit with privacy lawsuits worth $8.8 billion
The GDPR (General Data Protection Guideline) regulation comes into force right now, and Facebook and Google are already on the hook. The GDPR governs how personal data can be collected and used by companies, which accounts for the...
Microsoft releases free GDPR benchmark assessment tool
Last year, the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was introduced by the European Union which will enable people to better control their personal data. At the same time modernised and unified rules will allow businesses ...
Microsoft beats Amazon and Google to provide broad EU citizen privacy protection
Microsoft yesterday announced that it is the first global cloud services provider to publicly offer GDPR compliance in customer contracts. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) law imposes new rules on companies, governmen...
Microsoft will make all its cloud services to be GDPR compliant in 2018
Last year, the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was introduced by the European Union. The General Data Protection Regulation will enable people to better control their personal data. At the same time modernised and un...