Data Brokers: A Call for Transparency and Accountability; Federal Trade Commission; 2014-05; 110 pages.
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- Recorded Future
- FTC Recommends Congress Require the Data Broker Industry to be More Transparent and Give Consumers Greater Control Over Their Personal Information; press release; Federal Trade Commission (FTC); 2014-05-27.
Teaser: Agency Report Shows Data Brokers Collect and Store Billions of Data Elements Covering Nearly Every U.S. Consumer
- Supplement to Statement of Commissioner Brill on the Commission’s Data Broker Report A Call for Transparency and Accountability; Julie Brill, Commissioner FTC; 2014-05-27; landing.
What Information Do Data Brokers Have on Consumers, and How Do They Use It?; U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science & Transportation; 2013-12-18.
Hearings; U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation; previously filled.
- FTC has its eye on regulating shadowy business of “data brokers”; Joe Mullin; In Ars Technica; 2014-05-28; previously filled.
Teaser: Big business: segmenting consumers with income, health, and other sensitive data.