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US govt website closures deny critical information 
 
US regulators tell Google to better identify paid ads 
By Alexei Oreskovic | Jun 26, 2013 | Comment Now 
Letters sent to several search engine groups.
 
Google privacy boss quits 
By Steve Evans | Apr 3, 2013 | Comment Now 
Alma Whitten quits after three years.
 
HTC settles crap coding case 
By Dan Kaplan | Feb 25, 2013 | Comment Now 
Device maker to fix vulnerabilities, brush up security program.
 
US app owner to pay $768k to settle child privacy charges 
 
US drops competition inquiry into Google 
By Diane Bartz | Jan 4, 2013 | Comment Now 
Search giant let off with mild reprimand.
 
US regulators expected to wrap up Google probe 
 
Google may strike patent use deal with regulator 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 12, 2012 | Comment Now 
Search monopoly investigation left to EU?
 
US watchdog slams mobile apps for collecting data 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 11, 2012 | Comment Now 
Nearly 60 percent of apps send user data back to developers.
 
Analytics company settles illegal data collection charges  
 
After major bust, Australia dubbed a 'testing ground' for phone security scams  
By Darren Pauli | Oct 4, 2012 | Comment Now 
Authorities freeze thousands of dollars in assets, seize domains and block phone numbers.
 
Final "scareware" defendant to pay $159M to FTC  
 
US Govt issues app development guidelines 
By Dan Kaplan | Sep 7, 2012 | Comment Now 
Raises privacy, security risks of mobile apps.
 
US Govt issues app development guidelines 
By Dan Kaplan | Sep 6, 2012 | Comment Now 
Raises privacy, security risks of mobile apps.
 
Google faces $22.5m fine in iOS cookie case: report 
 
Wyndham Hotels breached, $10m stolen from guests 
By Dan Kaplan | Jun 27, 2012 | Comment Now 
US Federal Trade Commission alleges the hotel chain failed to implement basic security practices.
 
Google may cop $10m fine for Safari gaffe 
By Liam Tung | May 7, 2012 | Comment Now 
US authorities prepare case.
 
Google's privacy changes: the silo breaker 
By Liam Tung | Jan 31, 2012 | Comment Now 
Simpler privacy that paying customers won't face.
 
US regulator frets over gTLD expansion 
By Liam Tung | Dec 20, 2011 | Comment Now 
Fears 'lawless frontier' on the web.
 
Facebook faces 20 years of privacy audits 
By Liam Tung | Nov 30, 2011 | Comment Now 
Zuckerburg defends Facebook's track record.
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Your bank
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A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
  8%
 
Your telco, ISP or utility
  7%
 
A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  2%
 
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