Google is all set to roll put new data protection tools. It has recently announced two new updates for the purpose of helping users protect their data. There is a new extension known as Password Checkup will be soon added to the Google Chrome browser.
Google seems to have recently disabled Screenwise Meter App. The Meter App used an Enterprise Certificate to reward users with gift cards to install a VPN app which was responsible for collecting extensive data. Google has now apologised and has diasbled the app.
It has been seen that SBI has left banking data of millions of users unprotected online. SBI now seems to have come under the data security scandal. There is a possibility that SBI has left a server with the banking data of its customers unprotected.
Apple is facing a lawsuit related to a software flaw that allowed anyone to eavesdrop on Group FaceTime calls, with the suit arriving less than 24 hours after news of the bug was circulated by mainstream media.
A bug in FaceTime was founded recently that allowed you to place a call to someone, but listen in on their microphone if they didn’t pick up. Also, it later turned out that there was also a way to capture video from the camera on the target device.
Seeing the increase in online breaches and scandals, state and federal lawmakers are aiming and pushing for stringent and tighter privacy laws. It is now becoming more expensive to remain private. It is since the year 2017 that the Congress has been working on a Data Security and Breach Notification Act.
There has been yet another mega-leak. It is claimed that about 100 million Quora accounts have been compromised by certain system invaders. This was announced by the organisation on Monday.
It was in the month of May this year that the European Union’s GDPR came into effect. So how has data privacy regulation affected the Supply chain? With the GDPR, users will now have to take action in order to control their data to a privacy by design model. The same, shift is said to have wide ranging impacts.
With the increase in data, the big question arises regarding data security. It is seen that nowadays data security has become a top priority for corporates. Techonology seems to have opened immense opportunities for businesses. This ensures profitability,and success. Since organisations everywhere seem to go digital for the purpose of increasing business agility, customer delight and growth , they seem to increasingly rely on external and internal data.