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Americans think privacy is important, but doubt its possibility

2 days, 19 hours 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, 4 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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Drones will be used by London police to monitor airports

Apr 27, 2015 10:15 pm

Growing number of London airports will soon have drones used to help conduct surveillance for airport safety

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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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United States steps up to send more drones to Ukraine

Mar 13, 2015 11:15 pm

The United States will send more drones to Ukraine

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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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Wikimedia Foundation suing NSA to protect millions of Wikipedia users

Mar 10, 2015 7:13 pm

Wikimedia Foundation takes NSA to court regarding widespread surveillance activities

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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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Secret Service plans to test drone flights in Washington, D.C

Feb 28, 2015 12:30 am

The Secret Service plans to conduct drone flights near the White House, testing surveillance and detection opportunities

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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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US military testing GuardBot robot ball for surveillance duties

Feb 24, 2015 11:40 am

The GuardBot from American Unmanned Systems could see future duty for the US military

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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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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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Canada wants drones to help defend Arctic region against Russia, China

Feb 12, 2015 8:15 pm

The Canadian government wants drones to help defend the Arctic against recent Russian and Chinese military advancements

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HP says home security systems aren't as secure as people like to think

Feb 10, 2015 10:54 pm

IoT-connected security systems are becoming more popular, but may not be as secure as we like to think

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Synology DiskStations DS215j and DS115 are En Route to Stores

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Synology DiskStations DS215j and DS115 are En Route to Stores

Feb 8, 2015 10:29 pm

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UK surveillance chief: CCTVs are all over, and too many are useless

Jan 31, 2015 5:35 am

There are millions of CCTV cameras across England, and too many of them are useless, says government surveillance chief

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Super Bowl will be a 'no drone zone' on Sunday for the big game

Jan 30, 2015 4:16 pm

Citing security and safety concerns, the Super Bowl will be a no drone zone!

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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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