WhatsApp call exploit let attackers slip spyware on to phones
A human rights lawyer was among the targets.
Warrantless searches of Americans’ data spiked 28 percent in 2018
The number of foreign citizens targeted by the NSA also jumped.
Hey Alexa: How can we escape surveillance capitalism?
This is not what we signed up for, but at least it was on sale.
The NSA says it's time to drop its massive phone-surveillance program
Apparently its benefits don't outweigh its technical and legal burdens.
CIA claims Huawei is funded by Chinese state security
Huawei rejects the allegations.
Germany may use Huawei hardware for its 5G networks
It's a blow to the US' attempt to show Huawei the door.
UK believes it doesn't need to ban Huawei from 5G networks
It's a blow to the US' attempts to kick Huawei out of its allies' systems.
Chinese surveillance company found tracking 2.5 million people
A security hole revealed just how closely China monitors Uighur residents.
'Whisper' laser tech sends audible messages to specific people
It can beam tones, music and speech to someone's ear from a distance.