Don't-Miss Privacy Stories
Pretty Easy Privacy system aims to make encryption of written online communication accessible to masses
Critics are concerned that the biometric data may be misused
The coalition of tech industry groups wrote a letter to Senate leaders as an erosion of trust was affecting their business abroad
Customers will not be held responsible for fraudulent charges, the company said
Instagram and Grindr stored images on their servers that were accessible without authentication
But a German data protection commissioner called the decision 'a catastrophe and a setback for data protection'
It's the latest initiative by the company to help its members make sure they're not over-sharing on the social networking site.
The Senate is likely to vote on a pumped-up version of the USA Freedom Act this fall
Whether you're storing old tax returns or the occasional naughty photo, some files deserve some extra security. Here's how to keep them private.
The company failed to notify telephone customers that they could opt out of targeted marketing campaigns, the agency said
The retailer is working with law enforcement and banking partners to investigate
There was no iCloud breach, the company claims
Contrary to Internet rumors, Facebook says that its Messenger app isn't really spying on you.
Users will be able to revoke permissions previously granted to apps starting with Firefox OS 2.1
ICReach sought to provide easy access to billions of pieces of communications metadata