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Google cutting web cookies, ending lucrative tracking tool for advertisers

Google cutting web cookies, ending lucrative tracking tool for advertisers

Tries to satisfy increased privacy demands from users.
Jan 15 2020 1:33PM
US appeals court voids Google 'cookie' privacy settlement that paid users nothing

US appeals court voids Google 'cookie' privacy settlement that paid users nothing

Class-action settlement meant to resolve privacy invasion claims struck down.
Aug 7 2019 6:40AM
Forged cookies behind breach of 32m Yahoo accounts

Forged cookies behind breach of 32m Yahoo accounts

Connects forgery to 2014 hack.
Mar 2 2017 10:45AM
Cookies can bypass HTTPS in web browsers

Cookies can bypass HTTPS in web browsers

Fundamental flaw in state management feature could bust open secured web browsing.
Sep 25 2015 9:37AM
Canada bans automatic software installations

Canada bans automatic software installations

Kosher code caught by anti-malware law.
Jan 16 2015 6:26AM
Researchers discover tilt, swipe sensors can track mobile users

Researchers discover tilt, swipe sensors can track mobile users

Functions cannot be blocked.
May 7 2014 6:46AM
Will Google AdID replace third-party cookies?

Will Google AdID replace third-party cookies?

Advertising becomes more stealthy.
Sep 20 2013 9:00AM
Twitter starts cookie-based targeting to boost ad rates

Twitter starts cookie-based targeting to boost ad rates

Fuels concerns about internet privacy.
Jul 4 2013 6:40AM
Cookies crumbling in race to monetise content

Cookies crumbling in race to monetise content

Race is on for IT solution.
Apr 23 2013 6:46AM
Twitter, Microsoft, LinkedIn, Yahoo open to hijacking

Twitter, Microsoft, LinkedIn, Yahoo open to hijacking

Cookie cockup permits account takeover.
Mar 22 2013 4:30PM
Security researcher calls for Australian cookie audit

Security researcher calls for Australian cookie audit

Information commissioner needs sharper teeth.
Dec 3 2012 1:22PM
Australia needs cookie privacy audit: researcher

Australia needs cookie privacy audit: researcher

Information commissioner needs sharper teeth.
Nov 29 2012 12:05PM
Google closes App Engine hole

Google closes App Engine hole

Revokes HTTP functionality to avoid data theft.
Oct 16 2012 2:00PM
Google pulls insecure App Engine feature

Google pulls insecure App Engine feature

Now serves only HTTPS.
Oct 16 2012 12:22PM
Google cops record fine for Safari bypass

Google cops record fine for Safari bypass

Cookie crumbles.
Aug 10 2012 5:14AM
Google faces $22.5m fine in iOS cookie case: report

Google faces $22.5m fine in iOS cookie case: report

Claims no wrongdoing.
Jul 11 2012 6:53AM
Cookie compliance deadline looms for Brit sites

Cookie compliance deadline looms for Brit sites

Privacy watchdog promises to go easy.
May 23 2012 10:06AM
US regulators probe Google privacy breach

US regulators probe Google privacy breach

Search giant cooperative.
Mar 19 2012 10:14AM
Cookie-cutter compliance can't cut it

Cookie-cutter compliance can't cut it

Try harder.
Dec 15 2011 6:31AM
Zombie cookies shot dead, again

Zombie cookies shot dead, again

Etags will bypass browser blocks.
Aug 2 2011 2:17PM

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