Canada Post Admits Privacy Breach Of 4,500 Ontario Cannabis Store Customers

Canada Post Admits Privacy Breach Of 4,500 Ontario Cannabis Store Customers

The country continues to encounter challenges in the rollout of adult-use cannabis: after multiple reports that the legalization was met with shortages of weed, a new issue has arose after it was revealed that thousands of people who ordered pot to be delivered via Canada Post had their private information breached.

Popular browsers made to cough up browsing history

Popular browsers made to cough up browsing history

One of the visited-link attacks – CVE2018-6137, a bug in Chrome 67 that Google fixed in June – peeled off user browsing history at the rate of 3,000 URLs per second.

NSA Finalizes $6.7 Billion in Classified Tech Contracts

NSA Finalizes $6.7 Billion in Classified Tech Contracts

NSA awarded the first $5 billion Groundbreaker contract in 2001 to a joint alliance of contractors called the Eagle Alliance, led by Computer Science Corp., which became CSRA.

UMatrix – A Powerful Firefox Extension to Enhance Security and Privacy

UMatrix – A Powerful Firefox Extension to Enhance Security and Privacy

uMatrix adds Cookie, CSS, Media/Image, Script, XML Http Requests (XHR), Frame, and other types of blocking to your security and privacy arsenal, and it allows the user to fine tune each of these types of blocking to the user’s preference.

“Get a warrant”—Florida appeals court admonishes cops in two murder cases

“Get a warrant”—Florida appeals court admonishes cops in two murder cases

Florida, the Fourth District reversed a lower court ruling that denied the suppression of cell-site location information (CSLI).

Google Sued Over Misleading Users About Location Tracking Feature

Google Sued Over Misleading Users About Location Tracking Feature

Now the page states: "This setting does not affect other location services on your device," and that "some location data may be saved as part of your activity on other services, like Search and Maps."

Google is being sued over 'privacy-invading' location data collection

Google is being sued over 'privacy-invading' location data collection

GOOGLE IS BEING SUED over ongoing claims that it tracks your location in Android and iOS, even if the 'Location History' option is turned off.

Lawsuit says Google tracks phone users regardless of privacy settings

Lawsuit says Google tracks phone users regardless of privacy settings

(Reuters) - Google has been accused in a lawsuit of illegally tracking the movements of millions of iPhone and Android phone users even when they use a privacy setting to prevent it.