Posts Tagged ‘privacy’

Secondary_appt Bruce Schneier: Security and Privacy Implications of Zoom

April 4, 2020

Bruce Schneier on Zoom:
https://www.schneier.com/blog/archives/2020/04/security_and_pr_1.html

cell signal data for covid19

March 31, 2020

video in this tweet is very interesting
https://twitter.com/TectonixGEO/status/1242628347034767361

As Coronavirus Surveillance Escalates, Personal Privacy Plummets

March 23, 2020

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/23/technology/coronavirus-surveillance-tracking-privacy.html

Crack down on genomic surveillance

March 4, 2020

https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-03687-x

Trans-Atlantic data sharing rules under GDPR

February 14, 2020

https://www.ga4gh.org/news/ga4gh-gdpr-brief-standard-contractual-clauses-opinion-of-the-advocate-general-in-schrems-ii/

nothing to hide, something to lose

February 9, 2020

https://utpjournals.press/doi/10.3138/utlj.2018-0118

Your Phone Is Listening and it’s Not Paranoia

January 27, 2020

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““From time to time, snippets of audio do go back to [other apps like Facebook’s] servers but there’s no official understanding what the triggers for that are,” explains Peter. “Whether it’s timing or location-based or usage of certain functions, [apps] are certainly pulling those microphone permissions and using those periodically. All the internals of the applications send this data in encrypted form, so it’s very difficult to define the exact trigger.””
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Your Phone Is Listening and it’s Not Paranoia
https://www.vice.com/en_uk/article/wjbzzy/your-phone-is-listening-and-its-not-paranoia

In Germany, controversial law gives Bavarian police new power to use DNA | Science | AAAS

January 27, 2020

http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/05/germany-controversial-law-gives-bavarian-police-new-power-use-dna

How Smart TVs in Millions of U.S. Homes Track More Than What’s On Tonight

January 27, 2020

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/05/business/media/tv-viewer-tracking.html

Kinship structure inference

January 25, 2020

Ancient genome-wide analyses infer kinship structure in an Early Medieval Alemannic graveyard
http://advances.sciencemag.org/content/4/9/eaao1262