Neowin News Feed for: Audit Neowin News Feed for: Audit en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Google commits to solving security problems in open-source projects like Git and Laravel <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>As a part of its commitment to U.S. President Joe Biden, Google has joined hands with the Open Source Technology Improvement Fund (OSTIF) to manage security priorities and fix flaws in eight projects. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Thu, 16 Sep 2021 05:24:01 +0000 Twitter will be undergoing a brand safety audit <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Twitter has announced that it has finalized the scope of its Brand Safety audit to be conducted by the Media Ratings Council (MRC). The pre-assessment for this audit is kicking off soon. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Thu, 22 Jul 2021 05:54:01 +0000 Facebook will have its hate speech controls audited <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>After major advertisers, including Coca Cola and Starbucks, have suspended advertising on the platform, the firm is attempting to alleviate current concerns about hate speech controls. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usman Khan Lodhi) Tue, 30 Jun 2020 19:00:02 +0000 ProtonMail's open source encryption library, OpenPGPjs, passes independent audit <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>ProtonMail&#039;s OpenPGPjs encryption library has just received a positive audit from the security firm Cure53. The auditor said there were no major issues and that it was only limited by JavaScript. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Thu, 16 Aug 2018 17:08:01 +0000 Facebook third-party app audit deadline looms, threatens API cut-off <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Facebook has reminded developers to submit their third-party apps for review by August 1st in order to carry on using the Facebook APIs. Checks are being made to prevent misuse of user data. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Wed, 01 Aug 2018 04:18:01 +0000 Facebook's audit into app data collection underway, 200 apps suspended <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Facebook has confirmed that it has begun a previously announced audit of apps which may have gleaned a lot of data before a 2014 change was put in place. It said 200 apps were suspended so far. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Mon, 14 May 2018 16:22:01 +0000 Increase in suppliers lead to more labor violations for Apple <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>In its annual audit of working conditions among its suppliers, Apple found that the environmental and labor violations had doubled over the previous year. The company found 44 core violations in 2017. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Gurkaran Singh) Thu, 08 Mar 2018 19:46:01 +0000 Report: Many worker violations at Foxconn's Apple plants <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1779458640340x_-1_06.jpg" alt="" /></div>A report from the Fair Labor Association claims it recorded numerous violations of worker law rights at Foxconn plants that make products for Apple. Foxconn has agreed to make changes for its workers. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Fri, 30 Mar 2012 00:15:41 +0000 Microsoft's Phishing Filter for IE7 Clears Audit <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A third-party audit of the new phishing filter built into the Internet Explorer 7 browser and the MSN Toolbar has given the technology a thumbs up on the sensitive issue of user privacy. Jefferson Wells... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Thu, 11 May 2006 10:21:00 +0000 WPA: An Independant audit report <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Thanks Vla Deloitte &amp; Touche has released a product activation audit report dated 1st of October that looks at the Product Activation from an end-users point of view, then rates it. The... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Wed, 10 Oct 2001 12:38:33 +0000