Charles Schneider Executive Director July 22, 2009
The FTC is reaching out to bloggers to come clean with their readers.
AT&T receives an authority to operate its cybersecurity services under the Networx telecommunications contract. Agencies now can purchase these services to meet the Trusted Internet Connections requirements.
The Federal Trade Commission is raising some red flags about the new Federal Communications Commission’s certification program.
Eileen Harrington, the SBA’s chief operating officer, announced yesterday that she is leaving to become the new executive director of the Federal Trade Commission.
Both the Federal Trade Commission and the Commerce Department are preparing to release independent reports about online privacy — and how strict new privacy rules for the web should be, The New York Times reports.…
Ed Felten, the FTC’s new chief technologist, explains what his goals are with the agency.
The New York Times reports that Internet Explorer will add a tracking protection feature.
The Commerce Department recommended forming the office as part of a framework for ensuring online data privacy.
In part 4 of Federal News Radio’s investigative series ”Discouraged and Disrespected at SBA,” allegations of cronyism and conflict of interest in the acquisition process arise. Over the past year, lawmakers and auditors have raised concerns about the agency’s acquisition practices. SBA officials deny the accusations and say they are strengthening their acquisition processes.