Federal Trade Commission Chairwoman Edith Ramirez and Rebecca Richards, privacy and civil liberties officer at the National Security Agency, will speak during separate sessions at Thursday’s privacy summit, hosted by the International Association of Privacy Professionals.
Target’s chief information officer is stepping down, months after the retailer revealed that as many as 110 million people may have had their financial or personal data stolen by hackers.
Proponents of patent reform think their bill could be signed by President Obama this year.
Rep. Jared Polis sends regulators a tongue-in-cheek letter about the dangers of U.S. money.
The policy changes come after pressure from gun control groups.
Lawmakers aren't immune from identity theft, they said on Wednesday.
Gen. Keith Alexander said the NSA needs to find a way to protect vulnerable civilian targets.
Data security will be back in the spotlight on Wednesday, when a House Financial Services subcommittee hears from top law enforcement, consumer advocacy and industry experts.
The Federal Communications Commission wants to help healthcare organizations adopt the latest technology and the fastest broadband Internet.
The head of the NSA said that the Electronic Communications Privacy Act and the Stored Communications Act need to be amended to let companies and agencies share critical information about cyber threats.