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07/24/2015 NH joins 8 other states that have restricted warrantless access to electronic device location data News

New Hampshire joins 8 other states in restricting warrantless access to electronic device data.

07/24/2015 Data breach legislation struggles to gain traction in the House News

Despite OPM hack, Congress continues to stall on a data breach bill.

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07/23/2015 Internet of Things security concerns a reality for auto industry News

Auto industry struggling with the security issues surrounding their rush to add wireless features.

07/23/2015 FTC announces workshop to examine lead generation News

The FTC announces a workshop to examine online lead generation: Follow the Lead: An FTC workshop on lead generation. The ESPC will attend and provide members a summary. The workshop is 10/30/2015. 

07/22/2015 7th Circuit ruling may curtail use of prevailing data breach defense News

The Seventh Circuit's holding Monday that Neiman Marcus customers affected by a hacking incident are likely to suffer some form of future fraud will curtail defendants' use of a Supreme Court ruling that plaintiffs suing over a potential injury mu

07/20/2015 Ashley Madison hacked, 37 users' data could be exposed News

Adult "dating" site has been hacked and the hackers are threatening to release the data files, including names and other personal details, of all 37 million users.

07/16/2015 M3AAWG's Operation Safety-Net helps business and government leaders understand global online security best practices News

June 9 M3AAWG press release, announcing availability of Operation Safety-Net.

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07/16/2015 AOL "CON:B1" errors explained News

We learned today that AOL updated its spam rules earlier today, and as a result a number of our members’ customers were seeing “CON:B1” errors.  Members say that AOL has tacitly acknowledged that the update may have been overaggressive, and that i

07/14/2015 EPIC asks FTC workshop and DOJ investigation into "always on" devices News

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07/10/2015 Cybersecurity, highway bills said to be next to go to Senate floor News

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