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Companies now starting to pay users for their data, in efforts to be more ethical. Large Bluetooth security flaw detected proving potentially harmful to millions. Blockchain’s future looking bright as privacy-preserving technology booms. Canadian federal elections...

A deep dive into Facebook’s privacy today

This week we take a deep look into what privacy looks like for Facebook. First, we will explore what user data Facebook is collecting. Then, we will look at how Facebook is invading users’ privacy...again. Finally, we will discuss the new privacy scam directed at...

Avoid Data Breaches and Save Your Company Money

Tips on how to avoid privacy risks and breaches that big companies face today. How much data breaches cost in 2019. Why consumers are shying away from sharing their data. Airline phishing scam could prove to be fatal in the long-run. Stay Ahead of the Privacy Game The...

Facial Recognition Technology is Shaking Up the States

Facial recognition technology is shaking up the States Many states in America are employing facial recognition devices at borders to screen travelers. However, some cities like Massachusetts and San Francisco have banned the use of these devices, and the American...

CryptoNumerics’ Privacy Automation Solutions

The demand for Data Privacy Automation has arrived. Manual ways to make data private cannot keep up with the new data privacy regulations and thus a new solution is needed. This is hindering many organizations by slowing down their data processes and analytics....

How to Decode a Privacy Policy

How to Decode a Privacy Policy 91% of Americans skip privacy policies before downloading apps. It is no secret that people and businesses are taking advantage of that, given that there’s a new app scandal, data breach or hack everyday. For example, take a look at the...

Capital One: An Expensive Lesson to Learn

As part of their business practices, organizations are uploading private customer information to the cloud. However, just focusing on how secure the data is and not thinking about privacy is a mistake. Capital One's recent data breach proves that organizations need to...

Protect Your Data Throughout the Pipeline

Organizations all over the world have embraced the opportunity that data and data analysis presents. Millions of dollars are spent every year in designing and implementing data pipelines that allow organizations to extract the value from their data. Unfortunately,...

Your Employer Is Watching You

Your employer has too much information about you, lessons to be learned from Facebook's USD$5 billion settlement, and how Snap is different. Think Facebook and Amazon have too much of your personal data? Think again. The truth is, your employer has much more of your...

FaceApp and Facebook: Under the Magnifying Glass

FaceApp is Under Heavy Scrutiny After Making a Comeback The U.S. government has aired its concerns regarding privacy risks with the new trending face-editing photo app, FaceApp. With the 2020 Presidential Elections campaigns underway, the FBI and Federal Trade...

How Google Can Solve its Privacy Problems

Google and the University of Chicago's Medical Center have made headlines for the wrong reasons.  According to a June 26th New York Times report, a lawsuit filed in the US District Court for Northern Illinois alleged that a data-sharing partnership between the...

Do You Know What Your Data is Worth?

Do You Know What Your Data is Worth? Your data is more than your name, age, gender, and address. Your Google searches, tweets, comments, time spent on videos and posts, purchase behaviours, smart home assistant commands and much more is also your data. There is a new...

Where is Your Data Coming From?

Where is Your Data Coming From? Meaningful data helps companies reach a higher number of potential customers and improve customer retention. However, since not all data is reliable, it is crucial to know where the data comes from. There are many ways in which data can...

The Safety of Healthcare Data is a Top Priority

There is no doubt that medical data and healthcare records are highly sensitive. However, recent events have shone light on this data not being secure enough. How can we prevent privacy risk but still allow researchers to benefit us all from our medical data?Pressure...

Lack of Quality Data is Hurting Patients

Less data means less healthcare breakthroughs, which means less longevity. So let's promote data sharing for healthcare benefits because sharing is caring.Having high-quality healthcare records means improved and advanced insights for patient care, increased...

You and Your Company’s Data: Is it Private?

Public privacy is an issue we face today, globally. Additionally, a comparison between UK and US privacy awareness. Finally, as Chief Privacy Officers are increasing in the government sector, PETs are on rise too. We need a global right to privacy in public spaces...

CANON: Canadian Anonymization Network

CANON: Canadian Anonymization NetworkThe Canadian Anonymization Network (CANON) is a very big deal for Canada! What is CANON? It is an unofficial network of data custodians from private, public and health, with a goal to promote anonymization as a privacy-mindful way...

Move Over GDPR and CCPA: Time for NYPA to Step in the Spotlight

Privacy regulations become more prominent as New York state considers their own version of CCPA. GDPR may help consumers and marketers more than you think. Facebook launching new app for data usage.Move over CCPA?  CCPA just became old news. Why? New York is...

Ontario Takes Action Against Privacy Breaches and GDPR After One Year

Ontario looking into stronger privacy control to further protect citizens. Facebook under scrutiny once again over data privacy issues. Taking a look at GDPR one year later. Ontario takes action to protect privacy and personal data 79% of surveyed Ontarians believe...

The Privacy Risk Most Data Scientists Are Missing

Data breaches are becoming increasingly common, and the risks of being involved in one are going up. A Ponemon Institute report (an IBM-backed think tank), found that the average cost of a data breach in 2018 was $148 per record, up nearly 5% from 2017. Privacy...

Share Your Data to Live Longer. Companies Use A.I. to Protect Children.

Share your data to live a longer life. Build a complete privacy toolbox and stay privacy compliant. A.I. can now tell if a user browsing a site is an adult or a child.  For a Longer, Healthier Life, Share Your Data Share your data with others. Wait. What? You read it...

Productivity at the Cost of Privacy? WhatsApp Has Been Compromised?

Smart homes are not so smart when it comes to protecting privacy. WhatsApp gets hacked by Israeli spies. Intel notifies customers about security flaws with chip. New regulations hint companies toward having better data management. Australian data breach affects 10...

See How Companies Are Taking Part in Privacy Awareness Week

It’s Privacy Awareness week! This year, the theme is how ‘protecting privacy is everyone’s responsibility’. Google is trying to fix their privacy blunders even though experts are not impressed, while Amazon is still making the same blunders as before. Beware Canada, a...

New CCPA Calls for More Awareness. Facebook Revamps Privacy Plan.

Nearly half of U.S.-based employees unfamiliar with emerging California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), which could affect businesses and innovators. Zuckerberg explains how Facebook gets 'privacy-focused', including how they will work with the online education site,...

The Three P’s of Retail Success

As a retailer, you have a limited view of your customer based on what you gather from your POS data and social media because you don’t know how customers are spending their money outside of your store. All this can be solved if you acquire access to a very useful...

Announcing CN-Protect for Data Science

We are pleased to announce the launch of CN-Protect for Data ScienceCryptoNumerics announces CN-Protect for Data Science, a Python library that applies insight-preserving data privacy protection, enabling data scientists to build better quality models on sensitive...

Top 10 Challenges Data Scientists Face at Work

We all have heard that “data is the new oil”. As with oil, data has to be transformed to be of real value to the society. The people in charge of this transformation are data professionals. Data professionals are constantly trying to make sense of data by building...

Six Things to Look for in Privacy Protection Software

This is the fourth blog in our Crash course in Privacy series Enterprises want to:Leverage their data assetsComply with privacy regulationsReduce the risk exposure of consumer information.If the goal is to maintain data utility while protecting privacy here is a list...

Why Masking and Tokenization Are Not Enough

This is the third blog in our Crash course in Privacy series Protecting consumer privacy is much more complex than just removing personally identifiable information(PII). Other types of information such as quasi-identifiers can re-identify individuals or expose...

Why Protecting Sensitive Data is Important

This is the second blog in our Crash course in Privacy series Privacy risk is the probability of extracting information about a specific individual in a dataset. Organizations must protect the significant personal information they have from exposure.Governments around...

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CryptoNumerics CEO talks about privacy and data sharing during Deloitte DoT 2019

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Avoid Data Breaches and Save Your Company Money

Tips on how to avoid privacy risks and breaches that big companies face today. How much data breaches cost in 2019. Why consumers are shying away from sharing their data. Airline phishing scam could prove to be fatal in the long-run. Stay Ahead of the Privacy Game The...

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Facial Recognition Technology is Shaking Up the States

Facial recognition technology is shaking up the States Many states in America are employing facial recognition devices at borders to screen travelers. However, some cities like Massachusetts and San Francisco have banned the use of these devices, and the American...

read more

How to Decode a Privacy Policy

How to Decode a Privacy Policy 91% of Americans skip privacy policies before downloading apps. It is no secret that people and businesses are taking advantage of that, given that there’s a new app scandal, data breach or hack everyday. For example, take a look at the...

read more

Capital One: An Expensive Lesson to Learn

As part of their business practices, organizations are uploading private customer information to the cloud. However, just focusing on how secure the data is and not thinking about privacy is a mistake. Capital One's recent data breach proves that organizations need to...

read more

Protect Your Data Throughout the Pipeline

Organizations all over the world have embraced the opportunity that data and data analysis presents. Millions of dollars are spent every year in designing and implementing data pipelines that allow organizations to extract the value from their data. Unfortunately,...

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