The Week in Privacy and Online Safety, January 21, 2013


The Week in Privacy and Online Safety, January 21, 2013
A weekly global roundup of online safety news, policy developments, research, and influence

General Online Privacy
News (U.S.) – Web Hunt for DNA Sequences Leaves Privacy Compromised, The New York Times, Jan. 17, 2013
News (U.S.) – The Internet of Things Has Arrived — And So Have Massive Security Issues, Wired, Jan. 10, 2013 

General Online Safety
News (U.S.) –  Online Safety Lessons From the Manti Te’o Hoax, Shine, Jan. 17, 2013 News
(U.K.) – Playboy Fined $160,000 for Not Restricting Children From Online Porn, Mashable, Jan. 17, 2013
Research (U.S.) – Association of Maltreatment With High-Risk Internet Behaviors, Pediatrics, Jan. 2013

Advertising & Search
News (U.S.) – Attention shoppers: Retailers can now track you across the mall, IT World, Jan. 17, 2013

Mobile
News (U.S.) – California AG Releases Mobile App Guidelines; Industry Responds, Information Law, Jan. 17, 2013
News (U.S.) – FTC Settlement Targets Mobile App Background Checks, Privacy and Security Law, Jan. 16, 2013

Social Networks
News (U.S.) – Netflix Is Now Free To Post on Your Facebook Wall, Forbes, Jan. 10, 2013
News (U.S.) – Facebook’s Big Announcement: ‘Graph Search’, Forbes, Jan. 15, 2013
News (Ireland) – Social media giants face grilling over cyberbullying, Irish Examiner, Jan. 17, 2013

Legislation & Regulation
News (EU) – Europe Weighs Requiring Firms to Disclose Data Breaches, The New York Times, Jan. 17, 2013
News (U.S.) – Lawmaker Releases Draft of App Privacy Bill, Ad Week, Jan. 17, 2013
News (Germany) – US law threatens privacy in EU, study warns, Deutsche Welle, Jan. 13, 2013 

— Compiled by David Burt, CISSP, CIPP

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