Don't-Miss Privacy Stories
Google, Microsoft, Facebook, and Yahoo are working to end US government gag orders that prevent them from disclosing how many national security data requests they've received.
The FBI declined to fight Microsoft after it found another way to keep its investigation secret
The network once defaulted to public posts for new users, but after years of complaints, Facebook is changing its tune.
The lack of a standard has hamstrung the browser privacy tool.
Chambers was reacting to reports that the U.S. National Security Agency intercepts equipment shipped abroad to install surveillance tools
Hitting 'delete' is just the beginning. Depending on the type of storage and the sensitivity of the information, there are other things you need to do to make sure your deleted files are gone for good.
A person has the right to request that search engines remove personal information from search results, the Court of Justice ruled
It's tough to remain private online, but these three extensions can help.
The USA Freedom Act would require the agency to get court approval to collect records on a case-by-case basis.
Privacy groups call on Web users to deploy security and encryption tools.
Yahoo says it'll be easier to give you what you want if they know what you want—by tracking you.
The EFF is working on a new weapon in the fight against online tracking: Privacy Badger.
The ruling against Verizon runs counter to a previous decision, which stated that the NSA's phone surveillance program may be unconstitutional.
The telecoms industry scores a win, but the bill could return later in the session
Reduce your exposure to spying eyes with sandboxing, disk encryption and more.