Tags Federal Trade Commission (FTC)

FTC sues homework aide Chegg over multiple data breaches

by EdScoop Staff

Data breaches at Chegg going back to 2017 exposed the personal data of more than 40 million users of the company's homework software.

FTC to send $822,000 to victims of student debt-relief scam

by EdScoop Staff

The FTC is returning $822,000 to people who fell victim to a student debt-relief scam that charged upfront fees reaching $1,400.

YouTube fined $170 million for collecting data on children

by Betsy Foresman

Despite being the biggest settlement for a company accused of violating the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, critics say it's not enough.