UST Global acquires ComplyUSA to boost privacy and compliance offerings

Prajeet Nair

US-based technology firm UST Global has acquired ComplyUSA, a comprehensive compliance assessment and privacy automation platform. ComplyUSA ....

7 November, 2019

Google to face US antitrust probe over new internet protocol use

Vignesh Ananthraj

Tech giant Google will face an antitrust probe in the United States over gaining an unfair competitive advantage via an internet ....

30 September, 2019

Twitter discloses bug that collects location data inadvertently

Anand J

Microblogging platform Twitter has apologised to its users on Apple's iOS platform for accidentally collecting and sharing ....

15 May, 2019

Facebook taps AI to block abusive accounts ahead of Lok Sabha elections

Shweta Sharma

Social networking giant Facebook is using artificial intelligence and machine learning to block around a million abusive accounts ....

8 April, 2019

WhatsApp security bug lets users bypass new privacy controls


A security bug is allowing users to bypass new privacy controls introduced by Facebook-owned messaging service WhatsApp on ....

21 February, 2019

Facebook's PR chief becomes third top-level exec to quit firm this year


Facebook Inc said on Thursday that Elliot Schrage, who as head of communications and public policy has led the social network's ....

15 June, 2018

Local storage of payment data to inspire confidence, entice transactions

Bipin Preet Singh

It was just another weekday on the sixth of April when a directive by Reserve Bank of India (RBI) asking all payment companies ....

7 May, 2018

Facebook says Cambridge Analytica data leak hit 87 mn users


Facebook Inc said on Wednesday the personal information of up to 87 million users, mostly in the United States, may have been ....

5 April, 2018

Why India needs a new law to stave off data breaches

Namita Viswanath

The alleged Facebook data breach reportedly indicates the manner in which information provided by individuals can be handled by ....

29 March, 2018

Govt sets deadline for Cambridge Analytica response over Facebook data 'breach'


India has set a March 31 deadline for London-based political consultancy Cambridge Analytica to respond to a query on whether ....

24 March, 2018

Exclusive: Android utility app SooperMo raises seed funding

Arti Singh

Android utility app suite SooperMo, operated by Gurgaon-based SooperMo Appstudio Pte Ltd, has raised $100,000 (Rs 67 lakh) in ....

25 October, 2016

Beware! You Have Zero Privacy

Sudarshana Banerjee

In the future, everyone will be world famous for 15 minutes – Andy Warhol had predicted back in 1968. The gentleman was ....

8 August, 2011