Don't-Miss Privacy Stories
Worried about Windows 10's deep-reaching user tracking? Some of it's coming to Windows 7 and 8, too.
The U.S. National Security Agency's controversial program for the bulk collection of domestic call records has been granted extension for the last time, according to documents released.
A U.S. appeals court has overturned a district court injunction against the National Security Agency's bulk collection of domestic telephone records.
You already knew that secure web connections prevent snooping by criminals and others on points between you and a server. But they also keep networks from injecting advertising.
AT&T is the latest Wi-Fi hotspot provider to try injecting ads into sites where they shouldn't be.
Administrators of Agora, the largest online black marketplace operating on the Tor anonymity network, decided to temporarily suspend the website because of possible attacks based on recent methods of exposing Tor Hidden Services.
World experts in computer science and mathematics spent an afternoon at the Heidelberg Laureate Forum in Germany Tuesday trying to figure out how the widespread collection of data about consumers can be prevented from causing harm.
By effectively shutting down apps that showed politicians' deleted tweets, Twitter is giving politicians more control over public speech, and at the cost of transparency, some digital media experts said.
Google has been ordered to remove links to news articles reporting on the company's earlier removal of links in response to a "right to be forgotten" request in Europe.
Hackers breached the computer systems of Internet services provider Web.com Group and stole credit card information of 93,000 customers.
Microsoft may be scanning your PC, but for usage data, not counterfeit software.
A new analysis of documents leaked by Edward Snowden highlights massive surveillance efforts with special help from AT&T.
Sick of having that one ad follow you around the Internet for weeks? A new tool in pre-beta builds of Firefox could help block browser tracking across sites.
Microsoft says it’s not collecting query or search usage data, but that doesn’t mean those searches are truly happening offline.
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