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Americans think privacy is important, but doubt its possibility

3 days, 1 hour ago

More than 9 out of 10 Americans believe data control is important, though doubtful it is a realistic goal anymore

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Patriot Act didn't do very much good in breaking cases, FBI says

3 days, 10 hours ago

Well, the FBI confirmed what many suspected: the Patriot Act didn't actually do very much

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Federal appeals court rules NSA telephone surveillance program illegal

May 7, 2015 10:33 pm

The NSA phone surveillance program disclosed by former contractor Edward Snowden ruled illegal by federal appeals court

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NSA finding it harder to recruit specialists following Snowden leaks

Apr 2, 2015 7:09 pm

A booming economy in Silicon Valley and the post-Snowden era is making it more difficult for the NSA to successfully recruit tech-skilled workers

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Yahoo expected to roll out 'end to end' encryption by end of 2015

Mar 16, 2015 5:55 pm

By the end of 2015, Yahoo should have rolled out full end-to-end encryption for its websites

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Edward Snowden hopes for possible asylum in Switzerland

Mar 10, 2015 11:43 pm

Former NSA contractor Edward Snowden hopes the Swiss government will offer him asylum

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Lawyer: Edward Snowden wants to return to US if given fair trial

Mar 3, 2015 6:56 pm

Former NSA contractor Edward Snowden is willing to return stateside, but only if guaranteed a fair trial

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Yahoo clashes with NSA regarding encryption backdoor demands

Feb 24, 2015 8:30 pm

Internet giant Yahoo is fighting with the NSA regarding encryption backdoors

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Snowden regrets not coming forward sooner about NSA surveillance

Feb 23, 2015 9:30 pm

Former NSA contractor Edward Snowden's only regret? Just not coming forward sooner

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Head of NSA says spyware operation compliant with national law

Feb 23, 2015 8:19 pm

NSA chief deflecting accusations of sophisticated spying, saying his agency complies with laws

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DHS recommends users uninstall Superfish adware from Lenovo products

Feb 20, 2015 9:46 pm

The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is strongly urging users uninstall Superfish adware from their products

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Google puts FBI on blast for invasive privacy practices against users

Feb 20, 2015 7:20 am

Google publishes open letter to FBI regarding its surveillance activities

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NEWS


Privacy International wants to help you find out if GCHQ spied on you

Feb 17, 2015 12:20 am

Did the GCHQ illegally spy on you? Privacy International will help you find out

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BLOGS


NCSA celebrates national Data Privacy Day by releasing privacy survey

Jan 29, 2015 5:03 am

Today is National Data Privacy Day, and the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) has some data for you

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NEWS


ACLU: DEA conducting massive license plate reader operation

Jan 28, 2015 10:11 pm

The DEA has operated a massive license plate reader program since 2008

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Snowden: Canadian spy agency tracks millions of downloads per day

Jan 28, 2015 6:40 pm

The NSA and GCHQ received most of the heat from Edward Snowden documents, but let's not forget about the Canadian spy agency!

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Edward Snowden: GCHQ snooped on emails sent, received by journalists

Jan 21, 2015 5:57 am

The GCHQ is responsible for snooping on journalists' email communications, according to former NSA contractor Edward Snowden

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Ex-UK spy: Peace between government, tech firms needed to stop terror

Jan 20, 2015 8:00 pm

To help prevent terrorism, governments and tech companies must get along, ex-UK spy chief claims

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NEWS


Obama Administration also doesn't want encryption to interfere

Jan 19, 2015 10:12 pm

Governments aren't keen on encryption being used by mobile users, making it harder for law enforcement, spy agencies

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NSA, GCHQ plan to step up cybersecurity cooperation efforts in 2015

Jan 16, 2015 7:46 pm

The NSA and GCHQ will team up for better cybersecurity efforts

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NSA: Snowden approached government with questions, not concerns

Jan 14, 2015 7:17 pm

Former NSA contractor Edward Snowden approached government with questions and not concerns regarding surveillance/spying activity

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Protesters irked as San Francisco Bay Area agencies want drones

Jan 13, 2015 5:57 pm

Interest among drone use by police agencies in SF Bay Area have residents, protesters concerned

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Russian spy agency tried to recruit Edward Snowden to join its ranks

Jan 12, 2015 9:09 pm

The Russian FSB reportedly tried to recruit Edward Snowden, approaching him when he was still stranded in a Russian airport in 2013

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Security expert: Regin is scary and companies should be on alert

ARTICLES


Security expert: Regin is scary and companies should be on alert

Jan 7, 2015 3:09 am

Cybersecurity companies are outlining additional details about the sophisticated Regin spyware malware, but no one has a complete picture just yet.

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NEWS


Snowden's surveillance disclosures helping change user behaviors

Dec 16, 2014 9:22 pm

Former NSA contractor Edward Snowden's disclosures of organized snooping helping change Internet user behavior

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