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Top websites pose privacy threat - ScienceAlert

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Top websites pose privacy threat
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Some of Australia's most popular websites are also those that pose the greatest privacy threat, a new index created by University of Canberra cyber security experts has found.
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Big surprise!  It all boils down to trust - and on the net trust means more than your say so it needs the validation of others! Well done Uni Can

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Data protection redress in the UK

Presentation of UK research for EU Fundamental Rights Agency comprehensive study of data protection redress mechanisms (RT @IanBrownOII)

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From a legal perspective -Where the U.K. goes so we often follow? Is this where ZA privacy will be in 10 years? I hope not. Lets learn from experience. 

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Google Removes Vital Privacy Feature From Android, Claiming Its Release Was ... - EFF

Google Removes Vital Privacy Feature From Android, Claiming Its Release Was ... - EFF | PRIVACY | Scoop.it
Google Removes Vital Privacy Feature From Android, Claiming Its Release Was ...
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After we published the post, several people contacted us to say that the feature had actually been removed in Android 4.4.2, which was released earlier this week.
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Does this mean pro choice is no longer in the goggle dictionary?

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Motorists hit in massive privacy breach - Sunday Star Times

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Personal details of thousands of motorists have been mistakenly released by Wellington City Council's parking contractor in a massive privacy breach.
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Why subcontractors are an important part of privacy protection. It starts with good legal privacy contracts.

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On the eighth day of privacy, my mobile apps know everything about me . . . - Lexology (registration)

On the eighth day of privacy, my mobile apps know everything about me . . . - Lexology (registration) | PRIVACY | Scoop.it
On the eighth day of privacy, my mobile apps know everything about me . . .

Via Thomas Faltin
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Are apps the new spies? 8 days? By then they can do predictive analytics that will let them sell you things you don't even know you want! 

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Father Christmas warns of late deliveries, due to "regulatory complexities" - Parents may have to help out!

C.E.O. (Christmas Enterprise Officer)

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A little festive humour!

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How to Opt Out of Facebook Social Ads

How to Opt Out of Facebook Social Ads | PRIVACY | Scoop.it
We show you how to opt out of Facebook's social ads, which use your activity to produce personalized ads. (Just another year-end privacy reminder.
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Take back a little of your privacy!

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