Device makers, telecoms face competing government demands on privacy

Device makers, telecoms face competing government demands on privacy
 

NEW YORK For tech companies, there was a confounding juxtaposition in the news this week.
On Monday, the Federal Trade Commission and the Federal Communications Commission announced a joint effort to assure that businesses are safeguarding their customers’ data. The FCC sent a letter to mobile carriers, citing “a growing number of vulnerabilities … that threaten the security and integrity of a user’s device and all the personal, sensitive data on it,” and asking how carriers address those vulnerabilities.
The FTC simultaneously ordered eight manufacturers of mobile devices to respond to a... read more

 
13 May 2016 in Science &Technology, Views: 40
Source: Reuters
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