Don't-Miss Privacy Stories
World renowned cryptographers highlighted various reasons why creating a master decryption key for the government to use is not practical
The House may vote this week on a bill that would allow shared cybertheat information to be passed to the NSA and law enforcement agencies.
Want a copy of your personal Google search history for your very own? Now you can export and download it, though it's in a funky file format.
The sale of the personal data was withdrawn from a previous auction.
The new bill still allows companies to share some unnecessary personal information with government agencies, a critic says
Disclosing secret policies that govern mass surveillance practices is not enough to make them legal, human rights groups said
Some cybersecurity experts question whether the FCC's settlement will help change behaviors
Attackers could exploit the vulnerability to inject malicious code into WP Super Cache admin pages, a researcher found
The bulk collection of phone records by the DEA preceded the NSA's own program
Lack of encryption and other security issues found in home automation hubs could facilitate burglary, stalking and spying
Turkey's prime minster reportedly called the sites tools of propaganda
Microsoft today rolled back its commitment to the nearly-dead "Do Not Track" standard, saying it would no longer automatically switch on the signal in its browsers.
The organization's current proposal is to reject future CNNIC-issued certificates, but to trust existing ones
Texas said RadioShack has only temporarily removed the customer data from the sale