Guidance for business on complying with the FTC’s Health Breach Notification Rule. Who’s covered by the Rule and what companies must do if they experience a breach of personal health records.
Financial institutions are required to explain their privacy practices and tell consumers their rights. An effective privacy notice – one that encourages feedback, is easy to read, and uses graphics – can enhance confidence and trust. Are you communicating effectively with your customers?
Attention app developers! Basic truth-in-advertising and privacy principles apply to your product. It’s important to give the straight story about what your app can do and be transparent about your privacy practices. This start-from-scratch publication from the FTC reminds you to consider your choices from the user's perspective.
Mobile app developers: How does your app size up? Have your built security in from the start? The FTC has a dozen tips to help you develop kick-app security for your product.