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House Subcommittee Approves Bono Mack Breach Notification Legislation

By David Fagan and Libbie Canter Yesterday, the House Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade voted to report the Secure and Fortify Electronic Data Act (H.R. 2577) — the SAFE Data Act — to the full House Energy & Commerce Committee, moving the legislation one step closer to passage. The legislation creates a national breach … Continue Reading

What Wired’s “Ultra Personalized” Take on Privacy Means for You

Blog readers in the U.S. may have missed this month’s Wired U.K.,  which included “ultra personalized” covers that provided detailed information about each of a small number of subscribers who received it.  The cover included hand-collected data about subscribers’ telephone numbers, social networking activities, eBay purchases, property sales, and other activities, and was designed to highlight … Continue Reading