Don't-Miss Privacy Stories
After Nov. 29, data requests must be made on an as-needed basis to the FISA Court
The French equivalent to the Patriot Act has passed its last legislative hurdle on its way to becoming law.
Online dating websites Adult Friend Finder and Ashley Madison were exposed to account enumeration attacks, researcher finds
People who don't take basic steps against pocket dialing haven't shown they have an expectation of privacy.
A special Web form will allow revenge porn victims to report content they want removed from Bing, OneDrive or Xbox Live
Your Timeline shows you where you've been on any given day if you're storing your location history with Google.
Passengers flying into or out of the EU could have their personal data stored in law enforcement databases for up to five years
A court that already found the program illegal should shut it down, instead of allowing it to be phased out, the ACLU says
But it's unclear if privacy and consumer groups will come to the table after leaving earlier privacy discussions
Adobe plans to patch the vulnerability next week, but attackers might move quicker.
A privacy group is calling for an investigation by the U.S. FTC and DOJ
The agencies want tech vendors to retain access to encrypted data to comply with court-ordered warrants
But the DOJ's official position on the NSA leaker facing criminal charges hasn't changed
Consumer Watchdog says Google engages in unfair business practices by not offering US residents the service
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