Amazon confirms police can keep Ring doorbell videos forever
But only if you give them access.
FCC proposal would ban some US telecoms from using Huawei, ZTE gear
It might even help remove equipment from Chinese companies.
UK set to allow Huawei in 'non-contentious' parts of 5G networks
This could antagonize the US.
FISA court: FBI use of NSA's electronic surveillance data was illegal
The surveillance court found tens of thousands of improper database searches in 2017 and 2018.
Russian hackers modify Chrome and Firefox to track secure web traffic
The perpetrators may have Russian government support.
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Treaty would force Facebook to share encrypted chats with UK police
Whether or not authorities get what they want is another matter.
Billions of license plate scans are part of a private surveillance database
Repo drivers and others can pay a small fee to track cars.
Russia reportedly breached encrypted FBI comms in 2010
The Obama administration seized two US compounds in response.