Nsa

11.20.15
NSA spied on your email even after program was shut down
11.20.15

NSA spied on your email even after program was shut down

Not allowed to do it in the US? No bother, just take your collection tools overseas.

By D. Cooper,   11.20.15
View
11.09.15
Judge rules against NSA's phone data collection, to limited effect
11.09.15

Judge rules against NSA's phone data collection, to limited effect

A judge has barred the NSA from collecting phone records for some people... right before the plan gets an overhaul.

By J. Fingas,   11.09.15
View
11.08.15
NSA discloses most security flaws, but that's not the whole story
11.08.15

NSA discloses most security flaws, but that's not the whole story

The NSA says it reveals 91 percent of the security exploits it finds, but it's not saying *when* they're made public.

By J. Fingas,   11.08.15
View
10.29.15
US won't stop the NSA's mass phone spying before a ban kicks in
10.29.15

US won't stop the NSA's mass phone spying before a ban kicks in

An appeals court won't overturn Congress' decision to let the NSA collect bulk phone data until that program winds down.

By J. Fingas,   10.29.15
View
10.26.15
Judge dismisses Wikimedia case against NSA as 'hypothetical'
10.26.15

Judge dismisses Wikimedia case against NSA as 'hypothetical'

A judge says Wikimedia's case against the NSA is based on "suppositions and speculation."

By S. Buckley,   10.26.15
View
10.26.15
Germany investigates claims of NSA-backed malware spying
10.26.15

Germany investigates claims of NSA-backed malware spying

Germany is looking into reports that the NSA-backed Regin malware snooped on its higher-ups.

By J. Fingas,   10.26.15
View
10.15.15
Microsoft's Transparency Hub tracks surveillance requests
10.15.15

Microsoft's Transparency Hub tracks surveillance requests

For the first time, Microsoft is showing content removal requests, too.

By S. Dent,   10.15.15
View
10.06.15
EU rules that US companies can't freely pull data out of Europe
10.06.15

EU rules that US companies can't freely pull data out of Europe

Europe says no to the "Safe Harbor" agreement that Google, Facebook and others have relied upon for years.

By M. Brian,   10.06.15
View
09.29.15
NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden signs up for Twitter
09.29.15

NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden signs up for Twitter

Edward Snowden, who leaked details of the NSA's far-reaching surveillance, has joined Twitter.

By J. Fingas,   09.29.15
View