Privacy News for September 27

Everyday Surveillance

How Your Private Illinois Tollway Data is Shared with Cops and Divorce Lawyers | WBEZ Chicago

Biometric Privacy

Class Action Targets Vimeo Under IL Biometrics Law for Facial Scans in Magisto Video Production App | Cook County Record

Chinese Researchers Develop 500MP Camera to Capture Facial Biometrics in Crowds | BiometricUpdate.com

9th Circuit Puts Facebook’s Facial Recognition Tech Under Privacy Microscope | Tucson Sentinel

Laws, Regulations, and Legislation

Jeff Bezos Says Amazon is Writing its Own Facial Recognition Laws to Pitch to Lawmakers | Vox

One Brother Stabbed the Other: The Journalist who Wrote About it Paid a Price | The New York Times

FTC may loosen children’s digital privacy rules | Digital News Daily

GDPR’s right to be forgotten limited to EU websites | Inside Privacy

Encryption

Why There is a Critical Need to Fix Network Comms Security | CSO

Honesty Needed to Break ‘Impasse’ Over Cops Versus Encrypted Data | ZDNet

How to Encrypt and Secure a Website Using HTTPS | SearchSecurity

This Week in Data Breaches

Blackmail Fears as Data Leak Exposes Dating App Users | InfoSecurity Group

City of Ames Announces Data Breach in Parking Ticket Payment System | Ames Tribune

Charlottesville Officials Respond to Security Breach, Experts Offer Tips | NBC29

 

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