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Posted on: Mar 14, 2017, Source: The Guardian

Canadian manufacturer We-Vibe collected data about temperature and vibration intensity, revealing intimate information without customers’ knowledge.

Posted on: Aug 25, 2015, Source: The Guardian

Extramarital dating site’s CTO claimed to have accessed user base.

Posted on: Aug 3, 2015, Source: The Guardian

A group of researchers have demonstrated how to track users with nothing more than their remaining battery power, which could compromise privacy.

Posted on: Jul 6, 2015, Source: The Guardian

Cybersecurity firm has 400GB of what purport to be its own documents published via its Twitter feed after hack.

Posted on: Feb 10, 2015, Source: The Guardian

It's going to get worse unless we put our foot down.

Posted on: Oct 30, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Boss of world's largest company writes about his sexuality for first time.

Posted on: Jul 23, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Workers from the company accuse it of breaching California law over break time and notice periods.

Posted on: Apr 9, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Catastrophic code error means websites can leak user's personal data, including passwords.