Fashion retailer H&M says data protection breaches unacceptable

FILE PHOTO: The H&M clothing store is seen in Times Square, New York, Nov. 15 2019. REUTERS/Mike Segar/File Photo STOCKHOLM/FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Fashion retailer H&M (HMb.ST) said on Saturday... Read more »

Trump ex-adviser Flynn seeks to withdraw guilty plea – court filing

FILE PHOTO: Then national security adviser General Michael Flynn delivers a statement daily briefing at the White House in Washington, U.S., February 1, 201. REUTERS/Carlos Barria/File Photo (Reuters) –... Read more »

Trump criticizes Apple’s encryption stance on Pensacola phones

(Reuters) – President Donald Trump lashed out at Apple Inc (AAPL.O) on Tuesday, castigating the iPhone maker for what he said was its refusal to unlock phones used by... Read more »

UK honors recipients’ addresses accidentally leaked online: BBC

LONDON (Reuters) – The British government accidentally published online the home and work addresses of more than 1,000 New Year’s Honors recipients including singer Sir Elton John, the BBC... Read more »

U.S. senators threaten Facebook, Apple with encryption regulation

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – U.S. senators grilled Apple Inc and Facebook Inc executives over their encryption practices on Tuesday and threatened to regulate the technology unless the companies make... Read more »

U.S. banking regulators urge ‘responsible use’ of alternative lending data

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. banking regulators said on Tuesday that lenders must have robust compliance tools in place to ensure “responsible use” of non-traditional sources of financial data to... Read more »

U.S. government sees no evidence of hacking in Tuesday’s elections

(Reuters) – Voting in U.S. state and local elections on Tuesday showed no evidence of successful tampering by any foreign government, the Justice Department and six U.S. security agencies... Read more »

Meghan Markle sues UK newspaper; Prince Harry attacks tabloid press

LONDON (Reuters) – Meghan Markle, the wife of Britain’s Prince Harry, has started legal proceedings against the Mail on Sunday newspaper over the publication of a private letter that... Read more »

American who leaked Singapore HIV data jailed in the United States

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – An American who leaked the names of more than 14,000 HIV-positive people in Singapore has been sentenced to 24 months in a U.S. federal prison for... Read more »

Judge lets Facebook privacy class action proceed, calls company’s views ‘so wrong’

(Reuters) – A federal judge on Monday ordered Facebook Inc (FB.O) to face most of a nationwide lawsuit seeking damages for letting third parties such as Cambridge Analytica access... Read more »