A boom in the spy software market to monitor COVID-19 telecommuters, Twitter’s lawsuit seeking to reveal gov’t surveillance requests gets dismissed, and CARES Act data breaches.
Discover recent articles about schools banning Zoom, U.S. Senators being told to avoid Zoom, broader concerns about protecting student privacy during online learning, and tips for keeping your Zoom chats safe. The situation has continued to deteriorate, as hate-mongering Zoombombers increased their efforts and hacked Zoom accounts were sold on the dark web.
Coronavirus-spurred mass surveillance increasingly recognized as the greatest threat to privacy, PII of 115 million Pakistani mobile users put up for sale, and surveillance planes temporarily held from flying over Baltimore.
Mapping the spread of mass surveillance in response to COVID-19, schoolkids sue Google over biometric data collection, and fallout from Zoom’s poor privacy practices.
The surveillance pandemic in the time of COVID-19, a data breach affecting everyone in the country of Georgia, and the need for strong encryption to telecommute safely.