PRC IN THE NEWS

Privacy Rights Clearinghouse was mentioned in the following recent news articles:

Businesses really, really don't like this privacy bill, which is why you should (5.22.18)

In the Age of Data Breaches, How to Protect Yourself? (5.16.18)

Delete yourself from the Internet's people finder sites: Is it worth it? (5.4.18)

Why Are We Using Stolen Data For Credit Checks? (4.23.18)

How a Data Breach Affects the Bottom Line (4.12.18)

These Tools Help You Mislead The Algorithms That Track You On Social Media (4.10.18)

User information is becoming more public on social media (4.10.18)

Child protection coalition demands FTC probe into YouTube data collection (4.9.18)

Facebook's facial recognition violates user privacy, watchdog groups plan to tell FTC (4.5.18)

Slack updates privacy policy: Employers can read 'private' DMs without telling workers (4.5.18)

What happens when half the nation's information gets stolen? (4.4.18)

Social Media & Privacy (3.27.18)

What Are 'Data Brokers,' and Why Are They Scooping Up Information About You? (3.27.18)

Is It Even Possible To Protect Your Privacy On Facebook? (3.24.18)

Facebook scandal’s lesson: Your persona is a commodity (3.23.18)

Orbitz Hack: How to Protect Yourself After the Breach (3.20.18)

Recent Data Breaches Spark Debate Over 'Reasonable' Notification Rules (3.12.18)

Personal data of 3,000 South Carolina college scholarship recipients exposed for nearly a year (3.12.18)

Here's another reason to think twice before using your debit card (3.6.18)

When to Report a Cyberattack? For Companies, That’s Still a Dilemma (3.5.18)

Consumer Bob: Is Your Car Spying On You? (2.28.18)

6 Tips for Preventing Cyber Extortion at Health Care Organizations (2.15.18)

Two Billion Files Leaked in US Data Breaches in 2017 (2.15.18)

The US witnesses significant number of healthcare breaches in 2017 (2.13.18)

Bitcoin extortion plot targeted Churchill Downs, but prosecutors and company kept it quiet (2.9.18)

These industries are the most vulnerable to data breaches in the United States (2.7.18)

Time Running Out for ID Protection Freebie From Equifax (1.31.18)

Months after Equifax knowledge breach, we‘re nonetheless no nearer to privateness protections (1.14.18)

Three Considerations To Help You Better Secure And Control Your Data (1.8.18)

Months after Equifax data breach, we're still no closer to privacy protections (1.5.18)

How to Curb Silicon Valley Power—Even With Weak Antitrust Laws (1.5.18)

Experts caution against using digital assistants without knowing where your data goes (12.14.17)

First time dealing with credit card fraud? You got this (12.12.17)

10 Ways to Keep Holiday Hackers at Bay (12.6.17)

Uber's Concealed Cyber Breach Tests California's Public Notification Law (11.21.17)

Domestic violence victim speaks out against online data brokers (11.17.17)

Equifax: The fallout continues (11.16.17)

2 Investigators: I’ve Been Hacked (11.7.17)

It's Time to End the Social Security Number (11.3.17)

Rattled by Card Fraud? Use a Simple ‘Autopay and Everyday’ Tactic (10.29.17)

CIO Jury: Two-thirds of tech leaders can monitor employee emails (10.23.17)

Equifax hack may shake up US consumer data laws (10.20.17)

Data breaches wouldn't be a big deal if we prepared better for the inevitable (10.20.17)

Data Breaches Expose Flaws Of Using Social Security Numbers As Identifiers (10.10.17)

Professional hacker says guarding credit is easy (10.5.17)

How the Yahoo hack stacks up to previous data breaches (10.4.17)

Cybersecurity Incidents Spark the Call for Encrypted Data (10.4.17)

Former Equifax CEO to face Capitol Hill lawmakers on Tuesday (10.2.17)

Here's a way to make companies with large databases keep our info safe (9.29.17)

22 million Americans out of luck! Judge says feds immune in massive data breach (9.21.17)

Equifax credit freezes could threaten demand for consumer loans (9.19.17)

Equifax messed up. Who pays? You do (9.14.17)

The Equifax hacks are a case study in why we need better data breach laws (9.14.17)

How to prepare for the next Equifax-type data theft (9.12.17)

Equifax hack must prompt lawmakers to act (9.11.17)

Free Credit Report Guide (9.11.17)

Equifax says cyberattack may have affected 143 million customers (9.7.17)

Atlanta-based Equifax hit with massive data breach (9.7.17)

European companies must alert employees if work email is being monitored (9.5.17)

Savvy Senior: Protect your ID on Medicare cards a while longer (8.30.17)

The guy who stole my identity 15 years ago just resurfaced in my life (8.8.17)

For now, Medicare cards still pose risk of identity theft (8.2.17)

The History of Data Breaches (7.27.17)

How an online wedding registry in my name appeared out of thin air (7.25.17)

Employment background check guide for job applicants (7.25.17)

Kansas Data Breach Exposes More Than 5 Million Social Security Numbers (7.21.17)

4 seniors: Protecting yourself from identity theft (7.20.17)

How to accept job offer you rejected (7.19.17)

Developer hangs patient data out in a cloud—for two years (7.18.17)

Top Cybersecurity Trends for the First Half of 2017 (7.17.17)

Cardless ATMs are cool, but you still may get ripped off (7.13.17)

New Medicare cards debut next year (7.2.17)

California Joins Fray on Internet Service Provider Privacy (6.20.17)

Calif. Pushes Internet Privacy Rules That Trump Repealed (6.19.17)

Here's how thieves use your data after a breach (6.8.17)

Google plan to track card data outrages privacy activists (6.1.17)

New Medicare Cards Debut in 2018 (5.31.17)

Is your debit card protecting your cash? (5.30.17)

Data breaches more common than most think (5.29.17)

Chipotle says hackers stole payment card info in data breach (5.26.17)

Google is under fire for watching you while you shop even when you're not online (5.24.17)

Google now knows when its users go to the store and buy stuff (5.23.17)

Website Warning: Privacy experts say opt out Family Tree right now (5.16.17)

Cybersecurity Stocks Often Make Investors Wanna Cry -- Heard on the Street (5.15.17)

State defends response to hacking that exposed more than half a million Social Security numbers on Kansas job site (5.11.17)

Hundreds of thousands of Kansans may not know hacker accessed their information via jobs website (5.9.17)

How Consumers Can Protect Their Online Privacy Right Now (5.9.17)

Wells Fargo denies customer claim of aggressive sales tactic (5.4.17)

School’s almost out … Don’t let cybercriminals in (5.2.17)

Schools among the most sought after cyber targets: ESET report (5.2.17)

When companies get hacked, they take their privacy a lot more seriously than yours (5.2.17)

The government will fix this Medicare mistake next April (4.25.17)

Privacy Piracy Interview: Beth Givens (4.17.17 & 4.24.17)

Let there be WiFi! Life in the age of connectivity (4.21.17)

Study Confirms Conventional Wisdom: Legacy Federal IT Breeds Cybersecurity Risks (4.12.17)

Are Higher Education Information Systems Inherently Insecure? (4.10.17)

Ed Tech Strategies Publishes K–12 Cyber Incident Map (3.31.17)

Cyber Attacks a Serious and Under-reported Threat (3.18.17)

How to scrub your private data from 'people finder' sites (2.23.17)

Ransomware: To Pay or Not To Pay? (2.23.17)

Tips to protect personal information on the internet (2.23.17)

66 Ways to Protect Your Privacy Right Now (2.21.17)

How Changing User Behavior Improves Higher Ed Cybersecurity (2.13.17)

Would You Share Your Tax Data for a Deal on a Loan? (2.8.16)

Tips to Protect Your Business and Personal Privacy (2.3.17)

Identity theft, fraud cost consumers more than $16 billion (2.1.17)

The Breaches Kept Coming in 2016 (1.24.17)

Data Privacy Day: What Is It All About? (1.20.17)

Website Listing Personal Information Causes Privacy Rights Concern (1.16.17)

California college pays $28,000 ransom, in bitcoin, to cyberattackers (1.14.17)

This college just paid a $28,000 ransom, in bitcoin, to cyberattackers (1.13.17)

Could Your High-Tech Gadgets Send You to Jail? (1.12.17)

Anti-hacking company gets hacked big time (1.12.17)

Website listing personal information causes privacy rights concern (1.12.17)