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BoF: ‘European Commission wants to get rid of encryption’

If it is up to the European Commission, companies must do everything possible and impossible to monitor internet users. This means, among other...

BoF sees nothing in European Commission bill against child pornography

Bits of Freedom is not in favour of the child sexual exploitation bill that the European Commission is likely to announce this...

DTC positive about new standard for reporting vulnerabilities

The Digital Trust Center (DTC) is in favour of designating the Security.txt protocol as the new standard for reporting security vulnerabilities. According...

Google sued for collecting location data

Google is being sued by four different US states for illegally collecting location data. These are the states of District of Columbia, Texas, Washington and...

SIDN report: 27,000 phishing warnings last year

The Netherlands Internet Domain Registration Foundation (SIDN), the organization that manages the domain names for the .nl domain, has warned more than 30,000 domain...

America introduces its own Digital Markets Act against Big Tech

Last Thursday, the US Senate debated its own variant of the European Digital Markets Act, the American Innovation and Choice Online Act. The American Innovation and Choice...

Vulnerabilities discovered in mandatory Olympic Games app

Citizen Lab researchers have discovered serious vulnerabilities in the MY2022 app. This is an app that will be mandatory for all attendees of the Winter Olympics in...

Software bug in Safari 15 can reveal identity and internet activity

Apple's Safari 15 browser contains a vulnerability that could expose users' Internet activity and identities. fingerprints, a company that develops software to detect online...