The big story last week was the use of face reco by the federal government. The story around ID.Me is still confusing:
And that’s not all:
On the commercial side, we’re seeing potential privacy improvements
As we all know, Chrome is very aggressive about data collection. There are options: Best browser for privacy 2022: Secure web browsing
The breadth of vulnerabilities never ceases to amaze:
Looking to reduce the risks, Google has auto enrolled 150 million users in 2-step verification with happy results: Google says default 2FA cut account breaches in half
Congress is keeping busy on the digital front. As usual, there are potential wins:
and potential losses:
Initiatives to watch!
And there’s lots of activity in Europe as well:
Meta clarifies stance on pulling Facebook and WhatsApp out of Europe So is it just posturing? Departing from the European market surely would hit their bottom line!