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FTC surprised by number of ID theft complaints

The Federal Trade Commission has released its annual list of the top consumer complaints received in 2010. FTC's Steven Toporoff shares detalis.

Friday - 03/11/2011, 10:41am EST
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FTC's Top Consumer Complaints in 2010

For the 11th year in a row, identity theft was the number one consumer complaint category

Wednesday - 03/09/2011, 08:30am EST

Part 4: SBA's contracting practices under close scrutiny

In part 4 of Federal News Radio's investigative series "Discouraged and Disrespected at SBA," allegations of cronyism and conflict of interest in the acquisition process arise. Over the past year, lawmakers and auditors have raised concerns about the agency's acquisition practices. SBA officials deny the accusations and say they are strengthening their acquisition processes.

Thursday - 02/10/2011, 07:20am EST
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Commerce says a privacy office is needed

The Commerce Department recommended forming the office as part of a framework for ensuring online data privacy.

Friday - 12/17/2010, 09:30am EST

Internet Explorer to add tracking protection

The New York Times reports that Internet Explorer will add a tracking protection feature.

Thursday - 12/09/2010, 04:01pm EST

FTC's new chief technologist to shape online privacy policy

Ed Felten, the FTC's new chief technologist, explains what his goals are with the agency.

Monday - 11/15/2010, 07:24pm EST
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SBA names new CIO; COO going back to FTC

Eileen Harrington, the SBA's chief operating officer, announced yesterday that she is leaving to become the new executive director of the Federal Trade Commission.

Thursday - 10/14/2010, 04:26pm EDT

FTC raises red flags on FCC's proposed cybersecurity certification program

The Federal Trade Commission is raising some red flags about the new Federal Communications Commission's certification program.

Thursday - 10/14/2010, 04:00pm EDT

GSA, DHS approve first governmentwide cyber provider

AT&T receives an authority to operate its cybersecurity services under the Networx telecommunications contract. Agencies now can purchase these services to meet the Trusted Internet Connections requirements.

Wednesday - 06/02/2010, 06:38pm EDT
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FTC unveils stricter guidelines for bloggers

The FTC is reaching out to bloggers to come clean with their readers.

Friday - 10/09/2009, 10:21am EDT
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Ask the CHCO: FTC

Charles Schneider
Executive Director
July 22, 2009

Tuesday - 07/21/2009, 05:14pm EDT
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