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    Twitter Sues Feds Over Disclosures

    Accuses Government of Stifling Free Speech By Eric Chabrow
    Twitter Sues Feds Over Disclosures

    Twitter is suing the federal government, seeking to pave the way to publish its transparency report that documents the government's requests for user information.

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    Facebook: New Health Privacy Concerns

    Social Media Giant's Healthcare Plans Raise Issues By Marianne Kolbasuk McGee
    Facebook: New Health Privacy Concerns

    Some privacy experts are expressing concern about a report that social media giant Facebook is planning to enter the healthcare market with health apps and patient support communities. Find out the nature of their worries.

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    Apple Attackers Hack Webcams Too

    Strong Passwords Aren't Enough to Stop Hackers By Mathew Schwartz
    Apple Attackers Hack Webcams Too

    Apple's advice to always use strong passwords and two-factor authentication ignores that image hackers are bypassing those controls - and celebrities aren't the only victims. Here's what needs to change.

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    Preventing Social Media Blunders

    Do's And Don'ts For Using Social Media In Healthcare Settings By Rebecca Herold
    Preventing Social Media Blunders

    To prevent privacy breaches involving social media, healthcare entities and their business associates need a solid plan that includes comprehensive policies and lots of communication and training.

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    Tool Aims to Help Thwart Cyber-Attacks

    System Analyzes Data Culled from Social Media Sites By Eric Chabrow
    Tool Aims to Help Thwart Cyber-Attacks

    Cybersecurity researchers at the Georgia Tech Research Institute are developing a tool known as BlackForest that amasses information from the Internet to give organizations an early warning of a pending cyber-attack.

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