Don't-Miss Privacy Stories
One year to the day after Snowden's first NSA revelation broke, the web is aflutter in rebellion. Here's the details, and tools you can use to protect your privacy.
Google loves to hide jokes in its products and the company's upcoming end-to-end email encryption extension for Chrome is no exception.
Microsoft joins Cisco and other companies that have objected to a delay in NSA reform
Newly leaked documents reveal a massive NSA program to collect and analyze photographs, according to the New York Times.
The company set up a page where people can submit their requests
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.