PRC in the News 2013


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December 2013 

Latimes.com: Use a Debit Card at Target? You Have More to Fear in Data Breach (12.19.13)

Sacbee.com: A Battle Within the CPUC: Vote Set for Thursday on Cell Phone Privacy (12.04.13)

Creditcards.com: Can Retailers Ask for ID With Your Credit Card?(12.02.13) 

SFGate.com: How to Keep Gifts Bought Online Secret (12.02.13)

November 2013

Publicceo.com: New Law Requires All Public Agencies in California to Notify Residents Affected By a Security Breach (11.14.13)

Computerworld.com: Privacy Groups Seek FTC Probe of Google, Yahoo for Exposing Data to NSA (11.13.13)

UTSanDiego.com: Survey: Many Still Lax With Social Media Privacy(11.13.13)

Reuters.com: Trove of Adobe User Data Found on Web After Breach: Security Firm (11.07.13)

CSOonline.com: Data Brokers' Colelction of Internet Activity Data Raises Privacy Issues (11.07.13)

America.aljazeera.com: 123456 and Other Things That Shouldn't Be Your Password (11.05.13)

October 2013

The Sacramento Bee: Hannah-Beth Jackson, Advocates Tout Car Sale Ballot Push (10.30.13)

Blogs.creditcards.com: Data Broker's Dealings With ID Thief Expose Lax Protections (10.24.13)

KOB.com: Banks Not Obligated to Disclose Data Compromise to Card Customers (10.23.13)

King5.com: Consumer Reporting Agencies Tracking Your Every Move(10.21.13)

Digitaljournal.com: Five Public Interest Groups Underscore Opposition to Settlement in Google Privacy Suit (10.16.13)

Capitolweekly.net: Brown Wades into Online Privacy Dispute (10.16.13)

Howto.cnet.com: Enhance Privacy By Being Deliberately Inaccurate (10.10.13)

September 2013

Chicagotribune.com: Medical Records Abandoned at Edgewater Medical Center Pose Security Risk (09.19.13)

Informationweek.com: Facebook Privacy Changes: FTC Steps In(09.12.13)

Mercurynews.com: Online Data Brokers Know You -- Surprisingly Well(09.06.13)

Takepart.com: Are Consumers in the Dark When It Comes to Stolen Personal Information? (09.06.13)

Ecommercetimes.com: Google's $8.5M Data Privacy Dodge (09.06.13)

Mainjustice.com: Privacy Groups Outline Flaws in Google Settlement(09.04.13)

Necn.com: Free Phone Apps May Come at a Price (09.01.13)

August 2013

Kshb.com: Developers of Fitness Apps Could Sell Personal Information to Advertisers (08.28.13)

Msn.com: Rumor: Supermarket Reward Cards Pose Privacy Risk(08.24.13)

Timesleader.com: CVS Thinks $50 Is Enough Reward for Giving Up Healthcare Privacy (08.24.13)

Chicagotribune.com: Personal Data of 4M Patients at Risk After Advocate Burglary (08.23.13)

 Miamiherald.com: Medical Apps Offer Cheaper, More Accessible Care - and Privacy Issues (08.22.13)

Mediapost.com: Privacy Groups Seek to Scuttle Google's $8.5 Million Data-Leakage Settlement (08.22.13)

Howto.cnet.com: How to Respond to a Data-Breach Notification(08.20.13)

Opposingviews.com: CVS Asks Customers to Sign Away Medical Privacy Rights for $50 (08.16.13)

Sacbee.com: McDonald Hopkins Submits Statement for the Record to a Congressional Committee Regarding State Data Breach Notification Laws(08.08.13)

Scopeblog.stanford.edu: Why Physicians Should Consider Patients' Privacy Before Recommending Health, Fitness Apps (08.06.13)

July 2013

KPBS.org: The Privacy Risks of Some Health and Fitness Apps - Audio Clip (07.18.13)

KPBS.org: The Privacy Risks of Some Health and Fitness Apps (07.18.13)

Mobihealthnews.com: How Private is Data on Health and Fitness Apps?(07.18.13)

ihealthbeat.org: Study: Popular Mobile Health Apps Pose Consumer Privacy Risks (07.18.13)

Money.cnn.com: Protecting Consumers, Preventing ID Theft (07.17.13)

Privacyidentityinnovation.com: Research on Privacy Risks of Health/Fitness Apps (07.16.13)

Gigaom.com: Privacy Advocates Call Out Mobile Health Developers for "Abysmal" Security Protections (07.16.13)

Modernhealthcare.com: Weigh Loss of Privacy Against Benefit of Health Apps, Group Says (07.16.13)

Allvoices.com: Junk Mail: There Ought to Be a Law! (07.15.13)

Illawarramercury.com.au: How to Prevent Online Identity Theft(07.08.13)

June 2013

Utsandiego.com: Parents: Look for Privacy Red Flags With App Downloads (06.24.13)

CNet.com: Simple Ways to Enhance Your Intenret Privacy (06.21.13)

Washington Post: Privacy? There's No Such Thing on The Road(06.20.13)

Information Security Breaches & The Law: The State of the State: U.S. Government Data Breaches (06.08.13)

May 2013

News10.net: Electronic Medical Records Can Allow More People Access to Your Private Health Information (05.23.13)

BloombergBNA: Incentives Watch: With Data Breaches on the Rise, Maryland Offers Tax Credit for Investing in Cybersecurity Industry(05.15.13)

Searchsecurity.techtarget.com: Data Breach Protection Requires New Barriers (05.01.13)

April 2013

Prospect.org: Meet The Stalkers (04.25.13)

Money.cnn.com: What Your Zip Code Reveals About You (04.18.13)

Wired.com: What If Your Boss Tracked Your Sleep, Diet, and Exercise?(04.17.13)

Latimes.com: What Privacy Rights Do I Have in The Workplace(04.08.13)

Money.MSN.com: Your ZIP Code is Your Business (04.05.13)

Gainesville.com: Nearly 200 Have Called UF So Far About Possible Identity Theft (04.04.13)

Thehill.com: EFF Presses for Update to California Privacy Law (04.03.13)

FTC Issues Warning Letter to Tenant Screening Companies: PRC's Assistance Acknowledged (04.03.2013)

9News.com: What Stores Are Using Your ZIP Code For (04.01.13)

March 2013

TheSaltLakeTribune: Advocate: Use Caution When Disclosing ZIP Codes at Checkout (03.26.13)

Gulfnews.com: Online Con Artists Prey on Unsuspecting Jobseekers(03.22.12)

KLTV.com: Your Zip Code: When to Share and When Not to Share(03.21.13)

Campustechnology.com: Higher Ed Data Breaches at Near-Record High in 2012 (03.21.13)

Theblaze.com: Here's Why You Might Want to Stop Giving Out Your Zip Code to Stores (03.20.13)

Nbcnews.com: Should You Tell Stores Your Zip Code? Privacy Advocates Say No (03.19.13)

Latimes.com: Call For Screening of Healthcare Enrollers Meets Resistance(03.18.13)

Latinalista.com: Latina Cubicle Confidential - Manage Your Privacy At Work - Carefully (03.15.13)

Guardian.co.uk: Big Data: The Greater Good Or Invasion of Privacy(03.12.13)

Recordonline.com: Gun-Permit Map Spurs New Laws to Curb Information(03.11.13)

OPD.org: Who's Following You? (03.10.13)

Rightsidenews.com: States Seek Ban to Employers' Social-Media Snooping(03.07.13)

TheState.com: Fake Tax Returns Spotted in S.C.; Hacker to Blame?(03.06.13)

Oregonlive.com: Pay-As-You-Drive Car Insurance: Trade Your Privacy For A Price Break? (03.02.13) 

SignalTribuneNewspaper.com: Assemblymember Lowenthal Introduces Bill To Strengthen Privacy Safeguards (03.01.13)

Blogs.Lawyers.com: Driver's License Info Accessed By State-Employed Snoops (03.01.13)

February 2013

Opednews.com: The End of Privacy (02.27.13)

Huffingtonpost.com: Undocumented Immigrant Credit Cards: Oakland Introduces Landmark New Program (02.26.13)

NYTimes.com: We Need Better Notification Laws (02.22.13)

SFGate.com: Outfox The Debt Collector's Hounds (02.19.13)

PSFK.com: Is Wearable Tech Like Apple's IWatch The Next Big Trend?(02.18.13)

UTSanDiego.com: Tips On Handling A Debt Collector (02.15.13)

Omaha.com: Area Firms Use Evolving Technology To Stay Ahead of Hackers(02.12.13)

Marketwatch.com: Push This Browser Button, Pay Less (02.05.13)

Privacyassociation.org: The 2013 Privacy Forecast (02.01.13)

January 2013

SFGate.com: Debit ID Raises Concern of Fraud (01.31.13)

Redtape.nbcnews.com: Your Employer May Share Your Salary, and Equifax Might Sell That Data (01.30.13)

nbcsandiego.com: How to Keep Data Private (01.28.13)

UTsandiego.com: 10 Tips For Protecting Your Privacy (01.28.13)

Denverpost.com: HP, eBay and Intuit Praised for Protecting Privacy, But Survey Finds Consumers Fear for Their Personal Information (01.28.13) 

Forbes.com: This Year, Why Not Take Your Data Seriously? (01.23.13)

PrivacyAssociation.org: The 2013 Privacy Forecast (01.18.13)

KUSI.com: Protect Your Smartphone, Heads Up! (01.11.13)

ESecurityPlanet.com: HHS Investigates Alleged Kaiser Permanente Privacy Breach (01.08.13)

KPBS.org: California Officials Investigate Whether Kaiser Violated Patient Privacy Laws (01.08.13)

LA Times: Vast Cache of Kaiser Patient Details Was Kept in Private Home(01.05.13)

GCN.com: Emerging Way to Foil Hackers: Keep Data Encrypted While in Use(01.04.13)

NextAvenue: Best Ways To Save Money and Stay Safe in 2013 (01.02.13)

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