The National Security Agency and the FBI teamed up in October 2010 to develop new techniques for turning Facebook into a surveillance tool. continue
Major U.S. technology companies have largely ended the practice of quietly complying with investigators’ demands for e-mail records and other online data, saying that users have a right to know in advance when their information is targeted for government seizure.
After a surprise appearance by Edward Snowden at TED2014, Chris Anderson said: “If the NSA wants to respond, please do.” And yes, they did. Appearing by video, NSA deputy director Richard Ledgett answers Anderson’s questions about the balance between security and protecting privacy.
In a wide-ranging session at SXSW today, Google’s executive chairman Eric Schmidt and Director of Google Ideas Jared Cohen discussed everything from Syrian dissidents to robots taking our jobs.
BARCELONA (Reuters) – Last year’s revelations over the U.S. tapping of phone and internet data gave telecoms firms pause for thought over whether they should sell their “big data” for gain, but the commercial potential could prove irresistible.
La Merkel vuole una Internet europea, i servizi segreti italiani lo spezzatino della rete e cyber-spioni online, mentre il paese sudamericano presenta in italia il modello di gestione della rete partecipato dai cittadini, sotto l’imperativo del suo accesso universale
The news about the NSA’s reach into our personal devices is becoming more and more harrowing each day. Recently leaked documents from the government agency show that the NSA has been successfully extracting data from our mobile applications for years
Holy crap, the latest NSA report is actually good news—sort of. Despite what you’ve heard in the past nine months, the NSA only collects information on 20 percent or fewer U.S. calls. Why? Because they’re having a hard time figuring out how to tap cell phones.
The National Security Agency’s capability to snoop on virtually all U.S. telecommunications has lost some of its punch. On Thursday, the Obama administration announced that the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC) has approved two of the president’s proposed changes.
L’intervento del commissario alla Digital Agenda al Forum economico: abolizione del roaming e delle barriere al Tlc single market priorità per il 2014. E lancia una proposta: “C’è fame di security: l’Europa punti a costruire l’ambiente digitale più sicuro del mondo”
La Mela smentisce le rivelazioni del Der Spiegel secondo cui gli 007 Usa avrebbero spiato gli iPhone. “Non abbiamo creato un accesso segreto ai nostri software. Abbiamo a cuore la privacy dei clienti”…
One of the most significant controversies of recent years has been the NSA’s mass surveillance of individuals via telecommunications and internet data monitoring. And while the ‘bots which are watching us are not much more than bits of data…
FORTUNE — If it weren’t for the Apple (AAPL) angle, I’m not sure I would have watched the entire YouTube video Jacob Appelbaum posted Monday of his hour-long lecture at a hackers conference in Hamburg last weekend. …