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List of 2013 Mass Surveilance Revelations by Source and Topic

List of 2013 Mass Surveilance Revelations by Source and Topic A worksheet curated by The Guardian

Posted in NewsLink, Privacy, Tech

CFPB All Up In Your Data: Part 2

Earlier this week I posted an article linking to a story about the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and their expanded monitoring of bankruptcy data and transactions. In a new article the Washington Examiner provides additional details on the CPFB’s

Posted in Politics, Privacy

Bruce Schneier on Our Newfound Fear of Risk

Bruce Schneier on Our Newfound Fear of Risk When you implement measures to mitigate the effects of the random risks of the world, you’re safer as a result. When you implement measures to reduce the risks from your fellow human

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Consumer Financial Protection Bureau all up in your data

Consumer agency threatens independence of bankruptcy office Serious allegations are being raised in the legal community that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has recruited the U.S. Trustee Program to collect bankruptcy data on its behalf to aid a controversial data-mining

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