Privacy News Update, 7-25-14


Jul 25: Russia publicly joins war on Tor privacy with $111,000 bounty

Jul 24: Dutch Court Says Government Can Receive Bulk Data from NSA

Jul 24: EU wants Google to extend “right to be forgotten” to global users

Jul 22: STILL no move by Brit data cops over Google’s 2012 privacy slurp


Jul 25: FBI Studied How Much Drones Impact Your Privacy — Then Marked It Secret

Jul 24: Senator’s Bill Is Stricter on N.S.A. Than House’s

Jul 24: ACLU, S.F. settle warrantless cell phone search case

Jul 24: Wisconsin court backs police on cellphone data

Jul 24: Court allows use of “stingray” cell tracking device in murder case

Jul 24: President Obama Plans Action On Drone Privacy Regulation

Jul 23: White House caught secretly tracking Web visitors with sneaky spyware

Jul 22: WA State denies TVW request to film Capitol using drone

Jul 22: Obama sends top aides to Germany amid spying flap

Jul 22: Congress should act to close the metadata gaps

Jul 21: Obama, Senate make progress on NSA data-collection reform bill


Jul 25: Apple smacked with privacy sueball over Location Services

Jul 25: How to defeat facial-recognition machines and look like a rock star

Jul 25: Your Right To Be Forgotten Beats Google’s Right to Remember

Jul 25: The App I Used to Break Into My Neighbor’s Home

Jul 24: Google Cutting Links on Over Half of Privacy Requests

Jul 24: PlaceUs App Tracks and Records Daily Activities

Jul 24: White House working on privacy guidelines for consumer drones

Jul 23: EFF looses Privacy Badger to munch cookies and scripts

Jul 23: Apple responds to complaint over diagnostic ‘back doors’ in iOS

Jul 23: Dropbox Head Responds To Snowden Claims About Privacy

Jul 23: Vysk QS1 Is An Otterbox For The Privacy Freak

Jul 23: How Thieves Can Hack and Disable Your Home Alarm System

Jul 22: NEW, SINISTER web tracking tech fingerprints your computer by making it draw

Jul 22: Hackers Could Take Control of Your Car. This Device Can Stop Them

Jul 22: Black Hat Presentation On Tor Cancelled, Developers Working on Bug Fix

Jul 22: A New Form of Online Tracking: Canvas Fingerprinting

Jul 22: Tor developers vow to fix bug that can uncloak users

Jul 22: Edward Snowden’s New Role: Product Pitchman

Jul 22: EFF unveils secure, sharing-friendly, privacy-minded router OS