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.
SIM-based attack has been used to spy on people for two years
Simjacker theoretically affects most phones.
Amazon's Ring reveals where it's partnering with law enforcement
The 405 cities are listed on Ring's ‘Active Law Enforcement Map.’
Senators want answers from Google over Huawei's cancelled smart speaker (updated)
They're worried it could have been a spying device.
Amazon is reportedly teaching police how to get Ring footage without a warrant (updated)
Amazon's home security division Ring is not only working with law enforcement and trying to coll...