European Court rules UK surveillance program violated human rights
But the sharing of intelligence with foreign governments is still a-okay.
UK collected social media data as part of its mass surveillance
There are few safeguards in place to prevent its misuse.
Leaked memo says hackers may have compromised UK power plants
UK energy industry appears to have been targeted by state-sponsored threats.
Workplace AI makes it all too easy to track you on the job
It helps with security and productivity, but it could also pose a serious privacy risk.
The NSA has been listening to in-flight cell phone calls for years
Watch what you say if you use your phone in the sky.
UK spies paid a New Zealand firm to help tap key internet lines
Endace's technology helped GCHQ ramp up its mass surveillance plans.
UK spies violated privacy laws with bulk data collection
A tribunal finds that GCHQ, MI5 and MI6 ran afoul of European rights for 17 years.
UK spies tracked Middle East activists with a web link shortener
GCHQ used the tech to both foster and monitor groups during Arab Spring revolutions.
UK spies may have risked lives by collecting too much data
Mass surveillance could make it harder to find vital information.