Alleviating ransomware’s legal headaches with Jake Bernstein: Lock and Code S02E08

This week on Lock and Code, we speak to cybersecurity and privacy attorney Jake Bernstein about ransomware attacks that can cause legal peril.

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City fined for tracking its citizens via their phones

The Dutch city of Enschede has been fined for breaching GDPR with its Wi-Fi tracking.

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A week in security (January 25 – January 31)

A privacy week special on Malwarebytes Labs with a special episode of our Lock & Code podcast, FLoC, Grindr, Emotet, and more.

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$12m Grindr fine shows GDPR’s got teeth

Gaps in Grindr’s privacy policy have left it facing a huge GDPR fine.

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Vastaamo psychotherapy data breach sees the most vulnerable victims extorted

A Finnish psychotherapy practice suffered a data breach (or two). Now its patients are receiving extortion messages.

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VideoBytes: Ransomware gets wasted!

On today’s VideoBytes, we look at how ransomware is on the rise, attacking corporations with malware that not only encrypts files, but also steals it.

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Fintech industry developments, differences between Europe and the US

The developments in fintech differ between regions due to legislation. How does that effect the industry and the safety of their customers?

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Data privacy law updates eyed by Singapore

Data privacy updates—including data portability and a data breach notification requirement—are being considered by Singapore’s government.

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GDPR: An impact around the world

Two years after GDPR became effective in the European Union, countries across the world have emulated its approach to data privacy. Here’s a look at a few.

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A week in security (March 2 – 8)

A roundup of the previous week’s security headlines, including the introduction of a new series on child identity theft, an examination of law enforcement’s cybersecurity woes, a progress check on our stalkerware initiative, and more coronavirus scammers on the prowl.

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