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Ongoing issues relating to US national security and spying imperil 'safe harbor' personal data pact
With the failure of an NSA reform bill in Congress, the agency will continue to operate its US phone records program, Rogers says
The tool is a joint project of multiple privacy groups who investigated malware used to target journalists and human rights activists.
We will hear next week what the EU data protection authorities think of Google's methods.
The vote on the USA Freedom Act could mean NSA reform is dead until next year
A free VPN service from Bahnhof will keep web surfing and other online usage anonymous
U.S. President Barack Obama wants to sign the bill this year
A program that reportedly tracks mobile phones from airplanes raises privacy concerns, Senator Markey says.
The agency and privacy certification provider reach a settlement on its recertification promises
The mobile carrier says it was testing the tracking technology, but it didn't rule out reintroducing permacookies in the future.
A procedural vote on a bill to limit the NSA's telephone records collection program could happen Tuesday.
Users have a week to comment on the proposed changes
Many consumers are in the dark on how their data is used, the regulator said
Internet companies will move toward offering more privacy-enhancing tools, some privacy advocates say.
Many said they've lost control over how their personal data is used, according to a Pew survey.
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