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Mixpanel analytics accidentally slurped up passwords

Mixpanel analytics accidentally slurped up passwords | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it
The passwords of some people using sites monitored by popular analytics provider Mixpanel were mistakenly pulled into its software. Until TechCrunch's..
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The urgent case for a new ePrivacy law | European Data Protection Supervisor

The urgent case for a new ePrivacy law | European Data Protection Supervisor | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it

"A swarm of misinformation and misunderstanding surrounds the case for revising our rules on the confidentiality of electronic communications, otherwise known as ePrivacy. It’s high time for some honest debunking."

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Executives Expect to See 247% Spike in Cyberattacks Through Third Party Access over the Next Two Years, According to New Cybersecurity Imperative Study

Executives Expect to See 247% Spike in Cyberattacks Through Third Party Access over the Next Two Years, According to New Cybersecurity Imperative Study | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it
NEW YORK & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 16, 2018--Opus, the leading provider of global compliance and risk management solutions, in partnership with independent research firm ESI ThoughtLab, WSJ Pro Cybersecurity and a coalition of leading cybersecurity organizations, has announced the launch of The Cybersecurity Imperative – a landmark global cyber risk study benchmarking the cybersecurity practices and performance of over 1,300 organizations around the world.
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An element reinforcing the need to be very vigilant when selecting partners

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Dispositifs de mesure d’audience et de fréquentation dans des espaces accessibles au public : la CNIL rappelle les règles | CNIL

Dispositifs de mesure d’audience et de fréquentation dans des espaces accessibles au public : la CNIL rappelle les règles | CNIL | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it
Rappel du périmètre Les précisions qui suivent concernent uniquement les dispositifs utilisés pour élaborer des statistiques agrégées et anonymes à partir de données personnelles telles que l’identifiant d’un téléphone (adresse MAC par exemple). Exemple : mesure d’audience au cours du temps d’un espace spécifique, analyse de flux de personnes pour déterminer des zones denses (dites zones chaudes) ou peu denses (dites zones froides), etc., en captant des informations émises par leurs appareils.
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Twitter under investigation for not revealing how it tracks users

Twitter under investigation for not revealing how it tracks users | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it
How much data does Twitter collect when you click on links within its social network? We may eventually find out.
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Certification des compétences du DPO : la CNIL adopte deux référentiels | CNIL

Certification des compétences du DPO : la CNIL adopte deux référentiels | CNIL | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it
Une nouvelle compétence de la CNIL La loi Informatique et Libertés, telle que modifiée par la loi du 20 juin 2018, donne à la CNIL une nouvelle compétence en matière de certification de personnes. La CNIL peut désormais adopter des référentiels de certification, et agréer les organismes chargés de délivrer cette certification. A la suite d’une consultation publique et forte de son expérience dans l’accompagnement des Correspondants Informatique et Libertés (CIL), la CNIL adopte deux référentiels :
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Amazon fires employee for allegedly sharing customer email addresses

Amazon fires employee for allegedly sharing customer email addresses | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it
The company is working with law enforcement and informing affected customers.
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survey finds 50 percent of people are unfavorable to facial recognition software in retail stores to prevent theft

survey finds 50 percent of people are unfavorable to facial recognition software in retail stores to prevent theft | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it
Darrell West discusses the results of a survey of attitudes towards facial recognition software and its implications for privacy and security.
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Even if it is A US survey, this is an interesting result showing that facial recognition should be viewed with caution in view of the potential impact on client perception (beyond the legal aspects of course)

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Google to shut down Google+ after failing to disclose user data leak | Technology | The Guardian

Google to shut down Google+ after failing to disclose user data leak | Technology | The Guardian | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it
Company didn’t disclose leak for months to avoid a public relations headache and potential regulatory enforcement
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Europe is drawing fresh battle lines around the ethics of big data –

Europe is drawing fresh battle lines around the ethics of big data – | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it
It’s been just over four months since Europe’s tough new privacy framework came into force. You might believe that little of substance has changed for big tech’s data-hungry smooth operators since then — beyond firing out a wave of privacy policy update spam, and putting up …
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Opinions | European Data Protection Board

Opinions | European Data Protection Board | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it

Opinions of the EDPB on lists of processings subject to DPIA

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Facebook data breach probe launched by Irish watchdog

Facebook data breach probe launched by Irish watchdog | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it
The Irish Data Protection Commission will decide whether the tech firm should be fined.
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Sales engagement startup Apollo says its massive contacts database was stolen in a data breach –

Sales engagement startup Apollo says its massive contacts database was stolen in a data breach – | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it
Apollo, a sales engagement startup boasting a database of more than 200 million contact records, has been hacked. The YC Combinator-backed company, formerly known as ZenProspect, helps salespeople connect with prospective customers. Using its massive prospect database of 200 million contacts at 10 …
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Tesco Bank fined £16.4m over cyber attack

Tesco Bank fined £16.4m over cyber attack | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it
The Financial Conduct Authority says the bank did "too little, too late" to protect its customers
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This fine is given by Financial Authority not the Data Protection Authority but it is also investigating ...

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Apple launches new privacy website

Apple launches new privacy website | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it
Apple's privacy website relaunch is another step in the company's bid to differentiate its brand as one that avoids dealing in the sale of personal information of its customers. 
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Mise en demeure de cinq sociétés d’assurance pour détournement de finalité des données des assurés | CNIL

Mise en demeure de cinq sociétés d’assurance pour détournement de finalité des données des assurés | CNIL | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it
Les groupes Humanis et Malakoff-Médéric interviennent dans tous les domaines de la protection sociale, pour les entreprises et les particuliers, soit plus de 16 millions de personnes. Parmi leurs activités, ces groupes et les sociétés qui les composent sont chargés de mettre en œuvre les régimes de retraite complémentaire en réalisant des opérations de gestion. À ce titre, ils ont accès à des données personnelles mises à disposition par les fédérations AGIRC-ARRCO aux fins de recouvrer les cotisations et payer les allocations retraite.
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Violations de données personnelles : 1er bilan après l’entrée en application du RGPD | CNIL

Violations de données personnelles : 1er bilan après l’entrée en application du RGPD | CNIL | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it
Quel bilan tirer de ces premiers mois ? Depuis l’entrée en application du RGPD, les violations de données personnelles doivent, dans certains cas, être notifiées à la CNIL. Cette nouvelle obligation nécessite que les organismes mettent en place des procédures permettant de détecter puis de remonter les incidents de sécurité.  
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Quelques chiffres intéressants et la confirmation que l'erreur humaine reste une cause non négligeable.

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Facebook: MEPs demand a full audit by EU bodies to assess data protection | News | European Parliament

Facebook: MEPs demand a full audit by EU bodies to assess data protection | News | European Parliament | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it
EU bodies should be allowed to fully audit Facebook to assess data protection and security of users’ personal data, said Civil Liberties MEPs on Wednesday.
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Data Breaches Compromised 4.5 Billion Records in First Half of 2018

Data Breaches Compromised 4.5 Billion Records in First Half of 2018 | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it

• Staggering 133 percent increase in stolen, lost or compromised records over H1 2017 
• Social media incidents account for over 56 percent of records breached 
• 65 percent of data breach incidents involved identity theft

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GDPR has cut ad trackers in Europe but helped Google, study suggests –

GDPR has cut ad trackers in Europe but helped Google, study suggests – | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it
An analysis of the impact of Europe’s new data protection framework, GDPR, on the adtech industry suggests the regulation has reduced the numbers of ad trackers that websites are hooking into EU visitors.
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Le site de L'Équipe victime d'une faille de sécurité

Le site de L'Équipe victime d'une faille de sécurité | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it
Le quotidien sportif a annoncé avoir été «victime d'un acte malveillant» et recommande à ses abonnés de changer leur mot de passe.
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Heathrow Airport Limited fined £120,000 for serious failings in its data protection practices | ICO

Heathrow Airport Limited fined £120,000 for serious failings in its data protection practices | ICO | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it
Heathrow Airport Limited (HAL) has been fined £120,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) for failing to ensure that the personal data held on its network was properly secured.
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CNIL releases 'DPO logo' for at-a-glance recognition

CNIL releases 'DPO logo' for at-a-glance recognition | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it
The GDPR, as opposed to the former French data protection law of Jan. 6, 1978, provides that in some situations a data protection officer must be appointed. In order to acknowledge the quality of the DPO designated by a data controller, the CNIL has recently released a DPO logo available fo
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Facebook faces FTC complaint accusing it of harvesting data on children in Messenger Kids app | Daily

Facebook faces FTC complaint accusing it of harvesting data on children in Messenger Kids app | Daily | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it
The Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood and other groups asked the FTC to investigate Messenger Kids for violating the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA).
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Facebook hit with another privacy issue 

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Can Austria align 'diverging views' with proposed ePrivacy amendments ? - IAPP

Can Austria align 'diverging views' with proposed ePrivacy amendments ? - IAPP | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it
Since its proposal by the European Commission, the ePrivacy Regulation has been the topic of discussion among regulators, consumer groups, privacy advocates, and industry associations. At the beginning of the year, IAPP analyzed the five most hotly contested issues of the ePrivacy Regulation i
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Faille de sécurité Facebook : moins de 5 millions de comptes européens touchés, selon les autorités irlandaises

Faille de sécurité Facebook : moins de 5 millions de comptes européens touchés, selon les autorités irlandaises | Protection Données Personnelles - Big Data | Scoop.it
L’autorité de protection des données irlandaise, qui dialogue directement avec le réseau social sur le sujet, évalue le nombre de comptes européens touchés à « moins de 10 % » du total.
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