Don't-Miss Privacy Stories
Microsoft provides granular control options that let you pick and choose which cloud-friendly features to utilize.
Phone data will now be stored with telecommunications carriers rather than with the U.S. National Security Agency
To track down a Windows 8 leaker Microsoft peeked inside a blogger's email account. Now the company says it wants to make it harder to do that again.
The encrypted messaging app is selling its security tools to other companies to make money—and to make your information safer.
Apple has not removed the fake app so far despite being notified in December, Tor developers say
In a sweeping interview with Rolling Stone, Bill Gates reveals his affinity with Zuckerberg and lauds innovation in California, even though 'half of the companies are silly.'
The Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court last week disallowed retention of phone records beyond five years
All, that is, except U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron, who says violin music and a robot thespian are typical Sunday evening entertainment.
The government had said the data may be required as evidence for privacy civil suits filed by various groups
National spy agencies across Europe are allowing the NSA to piece together their data into a larger picture, Snowden said
Human rights groups are using metadata to verify the authenticity of eyewitness footage
Sprint is accused of overcharging law enforcement agencies more than US$21 million
The NSA director says the agency is doing what the US residents want it to do
Whistleblower Edward Snowden turned over documents to The Guardian detailing GCHQ’s collection of at least 1.8 million Yahoo users’ webcam chats.
The government says it needs to hold the data because of various lawsuits challenging its collection