Tag Archives: privacy-security

Clegg criticises Draft Communications Data Bill

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has opposed web monitoring rights in the UK.

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Facebook shifts privacy policy goalposts

(image) Facebook experiences a backlash after proposing plans to remove users' rights to vote on privacy policies. (image)

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Four in five teens hide internet activity from parents

(image) A recent study shows four in every five teenagers hide their internet activity from their parents or guardians.

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Web users unsure if online content is legal

(image) Half of web users have admitted they are unsure if the online content they view on a day to day basis is legal.

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Rise in attempts by governments to monitor Google

(image) Google has revealed the governments most eager to pursue the information of users online.

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Android accused of breaching user privacy

(image) Android have been criticised by scientists for providing inadequate privacy settings for its millions of users.

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Four fifths of UK five year olds surf the internet

(image) Child safety fears rise as a study finds most five year olds have been online.

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Facebook messages scare proves unfounded

(image) Claims social networking site Facebook has unintentionally published private messages from 2009 on user timelines prove unfounded - for now.

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Facebook turns off facial recognition in Europe

(image) Facebook has turned off its auto-tag feature for photos uploaded on the social networking site in Europe following recommendations from privacy regulators.

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Microsoft set to release security update after malware scare

(image) Microsoft is to release a security update to Internet Explorer today, after "Poison Ivy" malware infiltrates browsers.

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