The social media company is arguing that it should be able to opt out of searching users' accounts when it feels it is being done illegally.
The retailer's massive breach has spawned multiple lawsuits and reports of fraudulent transactions.
Yelp will pay $450,000, and TinyCo will pay $300,000 to settle charges that their mobile apps collected information from children under the age of 13.
An Illinois resident sued the home improvement retailer and claimed the company failed to comply with security standards.
In a filing in U.S. District Court, Target said merchants and banks "have no direct dealings" in payment transactions.
ACLU is currently arguing its case against NSA's spying program before the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.
This month's news briefs cover a preliminary settlement Sony will bear for the exposure of 77 million customers, and more.
The suit claims the hospital operator failed to meet security standards to protect the personal information belonging to patients.
TEC Industrial, a Tennessee-based electrical company, has sued TriSummit Bank following a cyberheist that stole $327,804 from the firm.
A court has approved a plan for Schnucks to reimburse shoppers affected by a 2013 data breach.
A woman claims she did not realize the company was using location services to track her and accuses the company of giving the data to third parties.
With each job change, the risk that the new hire will bring confidential information or trade secrets with him or her to the new company grows.
Rishab Verma and his company agreed to settle charges filed by the FTC that Verma sent millions of spam text messages that deceitfully promised free merchandise.
The 2011 hack exposed the personal information of roughly 77 million users registered with PlayStation Network and Qriocity.
A suit filed in a federal court in Louisiana charges the company with failing to protect personal information and seeks damages on multiple counts.
The ruling comes nearly three years after a computer theft occurred at the organization.
After Amazon refused to a settlement, the FTC filed suit to force the online company to make restitution and change practices in its app store.
Target has asked a Minnesota court to stay discovery until motions to dismiss the claims have been addressed.
The complaint, filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, alleges that the restaurant chain failed to protect their personal financial data.
For years, Google has battled accusations that it violated WireTap Act for its use of Street View.
Under investigation is FTC's relationship with security firm Tiversa, which provided the agency evidence in an ongoing data security case.
On Friday, a class-action complaint was filed against Paytime over a massive breach the payroll company experienced in April and announced in May.
A recent court decision sided with a bank over a firm controlling escrow accounts.
A Florida judge sided with the ACLU on Tuesday and ordered that a testimony on the police use of "stingray" devices be unsealed.
It is still unclear whether the lawsuits will gain class-action status, putting potential claimants in the millions.
The lawsuit stems from a 2011 breach that impacted patients at military treatment facilities in Texas.
A federal district court judge has ruled not to dismiss the administrative trial proceedings regarding the ongoing court battle between the FTC and LabMD.
After the tech giant challenged a law enforcement request for a user's information located on a server in Dublin, a judge ruled against it.
The company is currently dealing with a lawsuit that challenges its email scanning practices.
The court battle began when the FTC filed a 2012 complaint against hotelier Wyndham, accusing it of deceptive and unfair practices against consumers following data breaches.