The targeted apps have included the mobile versions of Facebook, Yahoo’s Flickr, LinkedIn and Twitter, according to reports in The New York Times, the Guardian and ProPublica.
AVG’s PrivacyFix software plugs into your social networks to figure out where your privacy settings are lacking.
AVG has released its security threats predictions for the new year, and the sophisticated attacks that defined 2013 look to continue.
An independent federal oversight board condemns the NSA's bulk phone surveillance.
Hopefully this Twitter-tinged session is more illuminating than Snowden's first Q&A session.
IntelCrawler also identified a 17-year-old Russian who it says wrote the BlackPOS malware, a version of which was used against Target
The president's speech focused more on a telephone-records collection program than on the Internet, critics say.
Some digital rights groups wanted an end to the NSA phone records program, but President Obama wants a transition to something similar.
The changes called for regarding NSA surveillance include new privacy advocates to be assigned to a surveillance court and a transition away from a controversial U.S. telephone records collection program.
Google's purchase of Nest has been greeted with more jeers than cheers. You can understand why people might not be eager to let the search giant into their home.