The Week in Privacy and Online Safety, January 14, 2013


The Week in Privacy and Online Safety, January 14, 2013
A weekly global roundup of online safety news, policy developments, research, and influence

General Online Privacy
News (U.S.) – How Generation Y really feels about online privacy, CNET, Jan.11, 2013
News (U.S.) – Cyberlaw Predictions: The Privacy Policy Debate in the US, Bloomberg News, Jan. 8, 2013
Advocates (U.S.) – A Rational Response to the Privacy ‘Crisis’, Cato Institute, Jan. 7, 2013 

General Online Safety
News (U.S.) – ‘Slut-shaming’ trend, sweeps Internet, adds meme form to cyber bullying, New York Daily News, Jan. 7, 2013
News (U.S.) –  Judge Halts California Internet Sex-Offender Law, Wired, Jan. 10, 2013
News (U.S.) –  77% of Parents Blame Video Games For Exposing Kids to Violence, Mashable, Jan.10, 2013

Advertising & Search
News (U.S.) – Facebook Ad Network Would Face Privacy Hurdle With Ad Agencies, Ad Age, Jan. 8, 2013
News (U.S.) – Privacy advocates welcome Yahoo Mail HTTPS roll-out, Info World, Jan. 8, 2013

Mobile
News (U.S.) – California AG has privacy recommendations for mobile industry, San Jose Mercury News, Jan. 10, 2013
News (Finland) – Nokia: Yes, we decrypt your HTTPS data, but don’t worry about it, GigaOm, Jan. 10, 2013

Social Networks
News (U.S.) –  Fake Memorial Pages on Facebook and Cyberbullying, Cyberbullying Research Center, Jan. 12, 2013
News (U.S.) – What Foursquare’s new privacy policy means for small businesses, ZDNet, Jan. 9, 2013

Legislation & Regulation
News (U.S.) – Obama signs Netflix-backed amendment to video privacy law, CNET, Jan. 10, 2013
News (EU) – MEP’s strict amendments to EU data protection worry tech industry, Wired, Jan. 8, 2013 

— Compiled by David Burt, CISSP, CIPP

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