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Survey Finds 10M Americans Are Victims of Cyber Exploitation

A new report from the Data & Society Research Institute and the Center for Innovative Public Health Research reports that 4% of U.S. internet users—roughly 10.4 million Americans—have been threatened with or experienced the posting of explicit images without their consent. The report, “Nonconsensual Image Sharing,” is based on a nationally-representative telephone survey offers the first…

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Cal AG Harris Launches California Cyber Crime Center

California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris announced the creation of the California Cyber Crime Center (C4), a new initiative within the California Department of Justice to fight crime in the digital era by bringing state-of-the-art digital forensic capabilities and cyber security expertise to law enforcement across the state. C4 brings together the eCrime unit, established…

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6th Circuit Allows Wiretap Claim for Computer Spy App

The Sixth Circuit has allowed a Florida man ,who had his platonic communications with a married Ohio woman monitored by her husband using Awareness Technologies, Inc.’s (“ATI”) WebWatcher, to proceed with claims against both the husband and ATI under the federal Wiretap Act, the Ohio Wiretap Act, and Ohio common law. The Wiretap Act prohibits the…