The Week in Privacy and Online Safety, December 17, 2012

The Week in Privacy and Online Safety, December 17, 2012
A weekly global roundup of online safety news, policy developments, research, and influence

General Online Privacy
News (U.S.) - Sells ‘Personal Privacy Vaults’, The New York Times, Dec. 09, 2012 

General Online Safety
Advocates (U.S.) - New Report and Advocacy Toolkit on Intermediary Liability, CDT, Dec. 13, 2012
News (EU) - 48 countries worldwide join forces to fight child sexual abuse online, European Comm., Dec. 4, 2012
News (U.S.) - Most Cyberbullies Are Bullies at School, Cyberbullying Research Center, Dec. 14, 2012
News (Germany) -  German law to blame for Europe-wide Wii U eShop content restrictions, EuroGamer, Dec. 10, 2012

Advertising & Search
News (U.S.) -   Microsoft Sticks with Do Not Track, Bloomberg News, Dec. 13, 2012
News (U.S.) -   Gigya launches privacy certification and seal for websites , Ad Week, Dec. 13, 2012
News (U.S.) -   Google adjusts image search to avoid accidental porn hits, IDG, Dec. 12, 2012

News (U.S.) -  Privacy group files complaint against kids' mobile game maker, IDG, Dec. 11, 2012
News (U.S.) -  Apps for Children Fall Short on Disclosure to Parents, FTC Says, The New York Times, Dec. 10, 2012
Advocates (U.S.) - Key Elements of a Code of Conduct for Mobile Apps Transparency, Future of Privacy, Dec. 11, 2012

Social Networks
News (U.S.) -  Twitter, privacy advocates eye Occupy case after guilty plea, Reuters, Dec. 12, 2012
News (Italy) -  Milan prosecutor wants jail terms upheld for Google autism video, Reuters, Dec. 11, 2012
News (U.S.) -  Facebook’s chief privacy officer works to keep 1 billion friends in the loop, The Hill, Dec. 10, 2012

Legislation & Regulation
News (U.S.) -  Senate panel approves Franken's location privacy bill, The Hill, Dec. 13, 2012 

-- Compiled by David Burt, CISSP, CIPP

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