Privacy

  • Stick with Security: FTC Providing Insights on Data Security Practices

    … will build on the FTC’s Start with Security guide for businesses. FTC Acting Chairman Maureen K. Ohlhausen pledged earlier this year to be more transparent about the lessons learned from the FTC’s closed data security investigations and to provide additional information for businesses about practices that contribute to reasonable data security…

    Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 14 readers -
  • New FTC Website Helps Small Businesses Avoid Scams and Cyber Attacks

    … Attacks can be especially devastating to small businesses; FTC provides information on how businesses can protect themselves At the direction of Acting Chairman Maureen Ohlhausen, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has launched a new website – ftc.gov/SmallBusiness – with articles, videos, and other information aimed at helping small business…

    Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 14 readers -
  • Protecting Personal Information: A Guide for Business

    … The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has published an updated version of its Protecting Personal Information: A Guide for Business. A sound data security plan is built on 5 key principles: TAKE STOCK. Know what personal information you have in your files and on your computers. SCALE DOWN. Keep only what you need for your business. LOCK…

    Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 11 readers -
  • ASUS Settles FTC Charges Routers Put Consumers’ Privacy At Risk

    … from a Web browser. Similarly, the complaint alleges that the AiDisk service did not encrypt the consumer’s files in transit, and its default privacy settings provided – without explanation – public access to the consumer’s storage device to anyone on the Internet. In February 2014, hackers used readily available tools to locate vulnerable ASUS…

    Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 16 readers -
  • Identity Theft Assistance

    … to the relevant recipients. If you or your business have questions or concerns regarding consumer protection, fraud, computer law, privacy, or cybersecurity law matters, contact attorney Jeffrey A. Franklin at Prince Law Offices. Like this: Like Loading... Related …

    Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 20 readers -
  • IT’S DATA PRIVACY DAY

    … information. DPD, led by the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) in North America, is the signature event of NCSA’s year-round privacy awareness campaign and is centered on the theme of “Respecting Privacy, Safeguarding Data and Enabling Trust.” To coincide with DPD, NCSA and TRUSTe released the U.S. Consumer Privacy Index 2016, which reveals…

    Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 17 readers -
  • Oracle Agrees to Settle FTC Charges It Deceived Consumers About Java Software Updates

    … versions of the software. The consent order also will prohibit the company from making any further deceptive statements to consumers about the privacy or security of its software and the ability to uninstall older versions of any software Oracle provides. If you or your business have questions or concerns regarding consumer protection, fraud, computer law, privacy, cybersecurity or administrative law matters, contact attorney Jeffrey A. Franklin or any of our attorneys at Prince Law Offices, P.C. …

    Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 17 readers -
  • FTC’s $100 million settlement with LifeLock

    … in the future with deceptive claims about its services. But as the FTC alleges, LifeLock violated four key provisions of that order. First, the FTC says that from October 2012 through March 2014, LifeLock failed to set up and maintain a comprehensive information security program to protect customers’ sensitive data, including their Social Security, credit…

    Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 16 readers -
  • Should I Ask for a Criminal Record Check? 4 Tips for Employers

    … (PIC) policy as a result of the recommendations in that report. According to the VPD, their new policy, which can be found here, balances the public safety interests and human rights of citizens. In the meantime, we thought it would be helpful to revisit the issue here in our blog, and provide guidance to employers wanting to request police…

    Wendy Woloshyn/ kentemploymentlaw.com- 27 readers -
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