Ambulance Chasing

NSA Data Collection Ruling, Browsing History Identification, Ambulance Chasing

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In episode 137 for September 7th 2020: A federal appeals court finds the NSA’s bulk collection of phone data was unlawful, new research shows that browsing histories are unique enough to reliably identify users, and my personal story about a car accident and the privacy of your public records.

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Appeals court finds NSA’s bulk phone data collection was unlawful

Mozilla research: Browsing histories are unique enough to reliably identify users

Replication: Why We Still Can’t Browse in Peace: On the Uniqueness and Reidentifiability of Web Browsing Histories

Aggressive solicitation comes after auto accidents in Detroit

The 2019 Florida Statutes

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