Justice Department attacks global spam botnet after arrest
The FBI is already working to neutralize the malware.
The Engadget Podcast Ep 16: Feds Watching
Yelfies, terrible touch pads and the governments new hacking powers.
How an obscure rule lets law enforcement search any computer
Today's changes to Rule 41 expand the Justice Department's reach in the digital world.
US government releases official guidelines for smart guns
The Department of Justice has laid out its expectations for smart gun manufacturers.
'FIFA' hackers guilty of 'mining' $16 million from EA
The leader of a group of 'FIFA' hackers has been convicted in a scheme to fraudulently obtain in-game currency.
ICYMI: Orbital space junk is putting us in jeopardy
The US Air Force can track 10,000 pieces of space debris at a time.
Reuters: Yahoo email scanning done with a Linux kernel module
Politicians and privacy groups want to see the court order authorizing this bulk surveillance.
Email hacker Guccifer gets 52 months in plea bargain
He broke into more than 100 secure systems and revealed Clinton's private email server.
Justice Department sued for old computers slowing FOIA requests
The DOJ is using “decades old” machines to do the heavy lifting.