Privacy News and Views for January 12

Featured Major CPU security flaw: What libraries need to know | Library Journal Government Surveillance House Votes to Renew Surveillance Law, Rejecting New Privacy Limits | New York Times ALA Signs Letter in Support of the USA Rights Amendment and opposing passage of the FISA Amendments Reauthorization Act unless it is amended. House Intelligence Committee’s Section 702 Bill: Surveillance Expansion and No Meaningful Reform | New...

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Privacy News and Views for January 5

Government Surveillance What’s To Come As Government Surveillance Sunsets With 2017? | Forbes Motel 6 gave guest lists to immigration agents in Washington State, lawsuit says | The New York Times Motel 6 gave guest lists to ICE agents looking for ‘Latino-sounding’ names, lawsuit alleges | Washington Post Corporate Surveillance That Game on Your Phone May Be Tracking What You’re Watching on TV | New York Times Ad targeters are...

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Privacy News and Views for December 29

Featured 5 New Year’s Resolutions to Protect Your Technology  | The New York Times New Consumers Union report catalogs the potential collateral damage from the crypto wars | BoingBoing Beyond Secrets: The Consumer Stake in the Encryption Debate | Consumers Union/Consumers Reports The Great Data Breach Disasters of 2017 | Gizmodo Government Surveillance Not Ready for  Takeoff:  Face Scans at Airport Departure Gates | Georgetown Law...

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Privacy News and Views for December 22

Featured Deadlock on NSA Surveillance Bills | District Dispatch ALA Joins 32 Organizations to Oppose House Bill Expanding and Codifying Section 702 Surveillance Privacy in 2017: A year in review | International Association of Privacy Professionals Government Surveillance Senate GOP Aims for Short-Term Extension of Surveillance Law | US News and World Report Key NSA surveillance program’s reauthorization hits roadblock in Congress | The...

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Privacy News and Views for December 15

Featured: Libraries and Privacy The State of HTTPS in Libraries | Choose Privacy Week No cameras for Lebanon libraries | Valley News (NH) Government Surveillance Secret surveillance methods in the Digital Age—how to ensure human rights protection | Phys.org Court Holds NYPD In Contempt For Refusing To Hand Over Documents Related To Black Live Matter Surveillance | TechDirt Corporate Surveillance You can log out, but you can’t hide |...

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