Latest news from Naked Security (2019/07/11)

Facial recognition surveillance must be banned, says Fight for the Future

“We don’t need to regulate it, we need to ban it entirely.”

Cyberattack lands ship in hot water

Less than two months after warning of cybersecurity problems on ships, the US Coast Guard has revealed that a large international vessel has suffered a cyberattack.

GDPR superpowers lead to whopper ICO fines for BA, Marriott

The ICO isn’t pulling its punches: The penalty for BA’s data breach is about 367 times higher than the previous record-setting fine.

“Mozilla aren’t villains after all” – ISPs back down after public outcry

Mozilla was nominated for an “Internet Villain” award – and The People Of The Internet were not pleased