Privacy News and Views for November 17

Featured Criminals make student data public in escalating demands for ransom | NBC News Government Surveillance Sessions: Surveillance Reform Could Be ‘Exceedingly Damaging’ to National Security | NextGov.com The NSA should delete its trove of data on Americans | The Atlantic Corporate Surveillance TV stations are about to track you and sell targeted ads, just like Google and Facebook | Washington Post New FCC Regulation Raises...

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Privacy News and Views for November 10

Featured Minimize your library’s future data breach | OIF Blog; “It goes without saying that every library should do everything they can to safeguard each user’s privacy. But in the event that a breach or data theft occurs, it will be better if the information that is there isn’t more comprehensive than is absolutely necessary.” We must not let big tech threaten our security, freedoms and democracy  (Editorial by Sen. Al...

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Privacy News and Views for November 3

Featured: Your Data Is Being Manipulated | danah boyd  (full text) Government Surveillance ALA joins 26 orgs to urge Congress to oppose the USA LIBERTY Act unless  the “backdoor search” loophole is closed | Demand Progress A Chance to Control Domestic Spying | The New Republic Treasury’s Turf War Over Domestic Spying | Just Security Corporate Surveillance App developer access to iPhone X face data spooks some privacy experts |...

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