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Examining TikTok’s Potential Engagement With Data Brokers

November 14, 2022

Examining TikTok’s Potential Engagement With Data Brokers Alistair Simmons November 14, 2022 TikTok’s Privacy Policy states: “We may collect information about you from third-party services, such as advertising partners, data…

Credit Reporting Agencies Don’t Just Report Credit Scores

November 9, 2022

Credit Reporting Agencies Don’t Just Report Credit Scores Justin Sherman November 9, 2022 The United States has three primary credit reporting agencies, which provide information on individuals’ bill payment history,…

This Court Case You’ve Never Heard of Directly Impacts Your Sensitive Data

October 27, 2022

This Court Case You’ve Never Heard of Directly Impacts Your Sensitive Data Brady Allen Kruse October 27, 2022   Data breaches are so frequent today that we hardly bat an…

Data brokers and data breaches

September 27, 2022

Data brokers and data breaches Justin Sherman September 27, 2022   Data brokers—companies that collect, infer, and buy people’s information and then sell, license, and otherwise share or monetize it—have…

Examining data broker Equifax’s relationships with millions of employers

August 24, 2022

Examining data broker Equifax’s relationships with millions of employers Justin Sherman August 24, 2022 Equifax is one of the largest data brokers in the United States. In 2021, according to…