Edith Ramirez

FTC’s Ramirez: New tech’s complexity leaves privacy basics unchanged


Online privacy issues have grown exponentially more complex in recent years with the growth of mobile and IoT technologies and big data, but consumer control and consumer consent need to stay center-stage, Federal Trade Commission Chairwoman Edith Ramirez said.

FTC issues IoT report with some industry pushback


‚ÄčThe Federal Trade Commission wants to make sure that, as the Internet of Things becomes more prevalent in consumers' lives, its security and privacy risks don't outweigh the benefits.