Laws, Policy, Regulations

French privacy watchdog raps WhatsApp over Facebook data sharing

French privacy watchdog raps WhatsApp over Facebook data sharing

Internet giants told: Accept cyber curbs to be welcome in China

Internet giants told: Accept cyber curbs to be welcome in China

Europe Wants to Regulate Bitcoin to Clamp Down on Illegal Risks

Europe Wants to Regulate Bitcoin to Clamp Down on Illegal Risks

Prosecutors indict over 22,000 for Internet, telecom fraud

Prosecutors indict over 22,000 for Internet, telecom fraud

Loveland hits back at news blog for mobile phone tracking claims

Loveland hits back at news blog for mobile phone tracking claims

China's war on VPNs creates havoc at foreign companies- Nikkei Asian Review

China's war on VPNs creates havoc at foreign companies- Nikkei Asian Review

Serious progress made on the Wassenaar Arrangement for global cybersecurity

Serious progress made on the Wassenaar Arrangement for global cybersecurity

Pentagon Delays Deadline For Military Suppliers to Meet Cybersecurity Rules

Pentagon Delays Deadline For Military Suppliers to Meet Cybersecurity Rules

New York Regulation of Consumer Reporting Agencies Following Data Breaches

New York Regulation of Consumer Reporting Agencies Following Data Breaches

EU sees data transfer deal with Japan early next year

EU sees data transfer deal with Japan early next year

Half of Firms Fail to Fully Disclose Breaches — Report

Half of Firms Fail to Fully Disclose Breaches — Report

FCA Forces UK Banks to Come Clean on Security Incidents

FCA Forces UK Banks to Come Clean on Security Incidents

Trump signed the NDAA today. Here's what it means for cybersecurity.

Trump signed the NDAA today. Here's what it means for cybersecurity.

Macao gov't collects public opinion on cybersecurity draft bill

Macao gov't collects public opinion on cybersecurity draft bill

Does India Need Only One Data Protection Law and Regulator to Rule Them All?

Does India Need Only One Data Protection Law and Regulator to Rule Them All?

European Commission Omits PSD2 Corporate Cards

European Commission Omits PSD2 Corporate Cards

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