[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...

[SAN FRANCISCO] 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...

[SAN FRANCISCO] Facebook on Thursday confirmed that advertisers were privy to phone numbers given by members of the social network for enhanced security.

[SAN FRANCISCO] Uber agreed Wednesday to pay a US$148 million penalty over a massive 2016 data breach which the company concealed for a year, in the latest effort by the global ridesharing giant to...

[WASHINGTON] Leading internet search engine Google will acknowledge that it has made "mistakes" on privacy issues in testimony an executive of the Alphabet Inc unit will deliver to a US...

[LONDON] A British regulator on Thursday fined credit reference company Equifax Inc's UK arm, Equifax Ltd, 500,000 pounds (S$899,500) for failing to protect the personal information of up to 15...

[SAN FRANCISCO] Amazon is investigating allegations that some of its staff sold confidential customer data to third party companies particularly in China, The Wall Street Journal reported Sunday.

[SAN FRANCISCO] A lawsuit filed in federal court here accuses Google of invading people's privacy by tracking the whereabouts of smartphones users despite "location history" settings...