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Privacy Concerns

Privacy Concerns

Work from home: Improve your security with MFA

Remote work can be much safer with the right cyber‑hygiene practices in place – multi‑factor authentication is one of them If you happen to be working from home due to the COVID-19 pandemic, you should beef up your logins with Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA), or sometimes called Two-Factor Authentication (2FA). That way,…
bubmag
March 19, 2020
Privacy Concerns

Mark Zuckerberg denied a report that Facebook is considering sharing smartphone location data with the US government to help track the coronavirus

REUTERS/Andreas Gebert Mark Zuckerberg said Facebook isn’t looking to share users’ location data with the US government to help it track the coronavirus. On Tuesday, The Washington Post reported that the government is in talks with the tech industry about leveraging smartphone location data to combat the disease, raising privacy…
bubmag
March 19, 2020
Privacy Concerns

Lawmakers are raising concerns about Google’s coronavirus screening website that Trump announced, saying it could violate privacy laws (GOOG)

Five senators have sent letters to Google and the White House raising privacy concerns over the new screening website run by Google that Donald Trump announced Friday.Trump initially announced that Google was building a website to coordinate nationwide screenings for coronavirus. Google later clarified that Verily, a subsidiary, was making…
bubmag
March 18, 2020