For companies that gather personal data from consumers on-line, one acceptable methodology for customers to opt-out of sales is via a user-enabled world privateness management, like the GPC. Developed in response to the CCPA and to reinforce consumer privacy rights, the GPC is a ‘stop promoting my data switch’ that is obtainable on some internet browsers, like Mozilla Firefox, Duck Duck Go, and Brave, or as a browser extension. Opting out of the sale of non-public info ought to be easy for shoppers, and the GPC is one option for customers who need to submit requests to opt-out of the … Read More
Already, the company that elbowed Uber out of China has been kicked off app stores in the country and warned that it violated laws about data collection. The regulatory pressure has upended its first days as a publicly traded company in New York, with shares plummeting nearly 20% on Tuesday and retreating even more on Wednesday. All told, Didi has shed some $29 billion in market value from its peak.
Didi isn’t the only Chinese company now entering Beijing’s line of fire. Two other businesses that recently listed in New York — truck-hailing company Full Truck Alliance and job listing … Read More
Alternatively, smaller businesses could function more independently of regulators. A corporation is a business by which a gaggle of individuals acts collectively as a single entity; most commonly, owners of a company are shareholders who exchange consideration for the corporation’s frequent inventory. Incorporating a business releases owners of the monetary liability of business obligations; however, an organization has unfavorable taxation guidelines for the owners of the business. A sole proprietorship, as its name suggests, is a business owned and operated by a single pure individual. There is not any authorized separation between the business and the proprietor; the tax and … Read More
The Brazilian government has delayed the privatization process of two of its main technology companies for the second time amid concerns over potential risks to national sovereignty relating to the sale.
According to the new schedule released by the government’s privatization program, the sale of the Social Security Technology and Information Company (Dataprev) and the Federal Processing Service (Serpro) have been postponed to the second half of 2022, when the presidential campaign will be taking place.
Thehad already impacted the government’s plans to sell both companies, a process that was expected to conclude in June 2021. According
A massive REvil ransomware attack affects multiple managed service providers and over a thousand of their customers through a reported Kaseya supply-chain attack.
Starting this afternoon, the REvil ransomware gang, aka Sodinokibi, targeted MSPs with thousands of customers, through what appears to be a Kaseya VSA supply-chain attack.
At this time, there eight known large MSPs that have been hit as part of this supply-chain attack.
Kaseya VSA is a cloud-based MSP platform that allows providers to perform patch management and client monitoring for their customers.
Huntress Labs’ John Hammond has told BleepingComputer that all of the affected MSPs are
A successful ransomware attack on a single company has spread to at least 200 organizations and likely far more, according to cybersecurity firm Huntress Labs, making it one of the single largest criminal ransomware sprees in history.
The attack, first revealed Friday afternoon, is believed to be affiliated with the prolific ransomware gang REvil and perpetuated through Kaseya, an international company that remotely controls programs for companies that, in turn, manage internet services for businesses.
Kaseya announced Friday afternoon it was attacked by hackers and warned all its customers to immediately stop using its service. Nearly 40 of its customers