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Security Pros Give Their Opinions on ISP Data Privacy Rollback

  • Security Pros Give Their Opinions on ISP Data Privacy Rollback-

    Eroding Trust in Privacy Framework

    "Unfortunately, one likely outcome is that this will be another blow to the trust in the U.S. privacy framework from European regulators that may make challenges or skepticism about Privacy Shield grow. Also, this means that FTC may have to step up by ‘making examples’ of companies that act badly."

    Dana Simberkoff, chief compliance and risk officer at AvePoint

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Security Pros Give Their Opinions on ISP Data Privacy Rollback

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    Eroding Trust in Privacy Framework

    "Unfortunately, one likely outcome is that this will be another blow to the trust in the U.S. privacy framework from European regulators that may make challenges or skepticism about Privacy Shield grow. Also, this means that FTC may have to step up by ‘making examples’ of companies that act badly."

    Dana Simberkoff, chief compliance and risk officer at AvePoint

Privacy rights took a hit when Congress and President Trump decided to roll back rules adopted by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) at the end of the Obama administration regarding online data collection. As Carl Weinschenk wrote:

Among other things, they mandate that consumers give their permission ("opt in") for their location, browsing history and perhaps other data to be shared …

IT staff, organization leaders, and the average citizen have all expressed levels of concern over this about-face in regard to ISP privacy. Now security professionals are chiming in with their opinions on how this decision will affect cybersecurity for consumers, for businesses, and for global relationships. Here’s what they had to say.