EPIC Alert

EPIC ALERT 29.11 – November 29, 2022

  • #GivingTuesday
  • Top Updates
    1. EPIC to Federal Trade Commission: It is Time to Protect Consumers from Commercial Surveillance
    2. EPIC Submits Comments to Maximize Consumer Protections in Ongoing California Privacy Rulemaking
    3. Sen. Wyden Reveals State Department Gives Law Enforcement Unfettered Access to Sensitive Data from 145 Million Americans
  • Analysis From EPIC
    1. Greater Legal Protections Needed for Phone Geolocation Data
  • News
    1. FCC Disconnects Provider Over Failure to Submit Anti-Robocall Plan
    2. EPIC to Federal Trade Commission: It is Time to Protect Consumers from Commercial Surveillance
    3. EPIC Submits Comments to Maximize Consumer Protections in Ongoing California Privacy Rulemaking
    4. FCC Requires Consent for Ringless Voicemails
    5. EPIC, NCLC, and Partners Urge FCC to Combat Unwanted Robotexts
    6. Lawsuit, Citing EPIC, Alleges Amazon Locks Customers Into Prime Subscriptions With Dark Patterns
    7. Report: ID.me Lied to the IRS About Wait Times for Its Identity Verification Service
    8. EPIC Urges Department of Transportation to Prioritize Privacy in New Pedestrian Detection System
    9. Sen. Wyden Reveals State Department Gives Law Enforcement Unfettered Access to Sensitive Data from 145 Million Americans
    10. Italy Institutes Partial Moratorium on Facial Recognition
    11. EPIC Urges PCLOB to Push for Meaningful Reform of Section 702 Surveillance
    12. Report: FBI Explored Using Spyware “Pegasus” for Criminal Investigations
    13. AG Garland Issues New Guidelines for Invocation of the State Secrets Privilege
    14. NSA IG Report Reveals Analyst Conducted Unauthorized Collection of U.S. Communications
  • EPIC in the News