Big Privacy: The data privacy compact for the era of big data and AI

December 5, 2018

Via: ZDnet
Category: Big Data, Tech

I first called upon businesses to implement “Big Privacy” in 2014. At that time my main concern was that the law had not kept pace with technology; that digital innovators were free to do as they desired with the data […]

Cryptocurrency Scams Are Now Among the SEC’s Top Enforcement Priorities

November 2, 2018

Via: Fortune

An annual report by the Securities and Exchange Commission reveals how digital currency scams, which did not merit a mention two years ago, are among the agency’s top enforcement priorities. The SEC is focused in particular on so-called Initial Coin […]

Oracle puts AI center stage at OpenWorld

October 24, 2018

Via: CIO
Category: Software, Tech

If you’re an Oracle customer, you’ve probably been invited to move some of your spending with them to a subscription model. Now Oracle wants to make it easier for you to move your own customers to subscription-based pricing too. Oracle […]

Federal, Policy

Fed reportedly rejects Wells Fargo’s reform plan for preventing further consumer abuses, shares fall

December 6, 2018

Via: CNBC – Top News

The Federal Reserve rejected Wells Fargo’s plan to prevent more consumer abuses by the embattled bank, adding it needs stronger checks on the company’s management, Reuters reported citing three people with knowledge on the matter. According to the report, the […]

Attacks & Breaches, Security

Thousands of sensitive emails stolen in intrusion of Republican campaign arm

December 5, 2018

Via: ArsTechnica

An email intrusion targeting a key Republican campaign committee allowed unknown people to steal thousands of sensitive emails from four senior aides, Politico reported Tuesday. The attack on the National Republican Congressional Committee, the main group that works to elect […]

Attacks & Breaches, Security

Hackers breach and steal password data for 100 million users

December 4, 2018

Via: ArsTechnica

Brace yourself for yet another massive data breach., a site where people ask and answer questions on a range of topics, said hackers breached its computer network and accessed a variety of potentially sensitive personal data for about 100 […]