Google has been caught in so many anti-privacy schemes, you'd think it would wise up. But Google is like Charlie Sheen, unable to admit it has a major problem.
So it is now that we learn of a Google art contest for kids that could help Google scare up social security numbers of minors.
As part of the parental disclosure, Google requires the last four digits of the kids' social security numbers, the city of birth and parental data.
Experts believe that with this information, it is child's play to figure out the rest of the social security number.
Who needs the Patriot Act when we have Google?
Who is the worst privacy offender? Opinions welcome at [email protected]
Posted by Doug Barney on 02/23/2011 at 1:18 PM
Microsoft's ongoing layoffs are hitting its home turf, with new notices affecting 1,248 people in the Redmond, Bellevue and Issaquah, Wash. areas next month.
Microsoft on Tuesday announced a new predictive language chat tool for security experts called Microsoft Security Copilot.
Microsoft announced on Monday that it has rebuilt and improved the performance of its Microsoft Teams application, and released a preview of this "new" app for commercial Windows users.
The U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) this week announced the release of a publicly available and free post-incident hunting tool for organizations using Microsoft Azure, Azure Active Directory and Microsoft 365 applications.
Microsoft this week reminded organizations using Microsoft Teams Rooms devices of a coming July 1 deadline to get their licenses compliant with its relatively new Basic and Pro plans.
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