Don't-Miss Privacy Stories
An ACLU study concluded there's broad concern about government surveillance among U.S. residents.
The FTC said it would prefer a model based on a settlement adopted with online toy retailer Toysmart.com
Tails, the operating system trusted by Edward Snowden, just released a new version. Here's what you'll find in it, as well as what all the Tails hub-bub is about.
Even some supporters say the USA Freedom Act should be only one step toward surveillance reform
The USA Freedom Act still allows the agency to collect records in a more targeted manner
BitTorrent is taking a page from Snapchat with disappearing encrypted messages.
The government seems to see the world as 'one enormous antiterrorism investigation,' judge says
Congress didn't give the agency the authority to collect U.S. phone records in bulk, the court says
The USA Freedom Act's changes to the phone records program are 'modest' at best, opponents say
A new bill would require law enforcement agencies to get warrants before searching NSA databases for U.S. communications
Florida police used 11,600 location records to track a suspect in a string of armed robberies.
The French National Assembly agreed to let spies gather data about phone calls and Internet use
The FBI's request for encryption workarounds would create new security problems, Cerf thinks.
The Department of Justice aims to disclose more about the use of the cell-site simulators
The recent USA Freedom Act doesn't go far enough in reforming surveillance, an ACLU lawyer says