Privacy

The four corners of the Privacy conversation include:Lower Right – Whistle-blowers like Edward Snowden and Chelsea ManningUpper Right – The Fourth Amendment of the US ConstitutionLower Left –  Legislative and regulatory issues like FCC and HIPAAUpper Left – Big Data:  Big Business So we track these topics with great interest.  In the past six months, …

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A federal appeals court on Tuesday revived a Wikipedia lawsuit that challenges a U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) program of mass online surveillance, and claims that the government unconstitutionally invades people’s privacy rights. By a 3-0 vote, the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia, said the Wikimedia Foundation, which hosts the Wikipedia …

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