[NEW YORK] New York regulators are probing Facebook's gathering of intimate consumer data such as menstrual cycles and body weight through smartphone applications, a person familiar with the...

A SECOND high-profile data breach in the healthcare sector may put a dent in Singapore's positioning as a data hub, say some experts...

AFTER European policymakers adopted a sweeping data privacy law last year, the big question was how regulators would use their newfound authority against the most powerful technology companies.

[WASHINGTON] Apple chief executive Tim Cook called on US lawmakers Thursday to pass privacy legislation enabling consumers to see and delete their harvested online personal data from a central...

[LONDON] Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg pushed back Wednesday against emails showing the social media giant offering Netflix and other popular apps preferential access to people's data even...

[SAN FRANCISCO] Amazon on Wednesday said that a website glitch accidentally exposed names and email addresses of some of the e-commerce giant's customers...

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong carrier Cathay Pacific came under pressure Friday to explain why it had taken five months to admit it had been hacked and compromised the data of 9.4 million customers,...

[HONG KONG] Shares of Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd dropped more than 6 per cent on Thursday to a nine-year low after it said data of about 9.4 million passengers of Cathay and its unit, Hong Kong...

[DUBLIN] Ireland's data protection authority launched an investigation into Facebook on Wednesday, bringing stringent new European privacy laws to bear on the tech titan after a security breach...

APPLE chief executive Tim Cook on Tuesday said the company is devoted to protecting people's privacy, with data encrypted and locked away on servers even in China...