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Yesterday, April 6, 2011, two government agencies’ testified in a hearing entitled “The Electronic Communications Privacy Act:  Government Perspectives on Protecting Privacy in the Digital Age” before the Senate Judiciary Committee.  Committee Chairman Leahy has...

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Numerous news organizations reported yesterday that popular iPhone and Android Application developers received grand jury subpoenas purportedly relating to a criminal investigation into whether the Apps obtained and transmitted User information without proper disclosures.  WSJ’s...

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On April 7th from 1:00 pm to 2:00pm EST Marc Zwillinger and Elizabeth Banker will lend their expertise to the EDUCAUSE webinar series. These webinars are designed to facilitate hour-long presentations on critical information technology...

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Daily Digest – March 29, 2011

March 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

* A new McAfee/SAIC study indicates that cybercriminals are shifting their efforts to target sensitive corporate information instead of credit card and other personal information. A quarter of the companies surveyed for the study reported...

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RSA Victim of Sophisticated Cyberattack

March 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

On March 17, 2011, RSA (the maker of SecurID token hardware and software-based solutions) announced it had been the victim of “an extremely sophisticated cyber attack…” According to the announcement, information “related to RSA’s SecurID...

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Cal. Civil Code § 1747.08, which is part of the Song-Beverly Credit Card Act of 1971 (as amended), prohibits entities that accept credit cards from asking or requiring cardholders to provide “personal identification information” at...

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