ACLU sues US over law limiting data discrimination studies
The civil liberty group says that an anti-hacking law blocks research into algorithm-based racism and sexism.
Mozilla made a game to teach you the basics of encryption
Codemoji turns ciphers into an emoji messaging system.
Hacker claims to have 655,000 health care records for sale
The intruder is holding three organizations for ransom.
Philippines man charged with raiding US celebrities' accounts
A former FBI director and a mysterious 'entertainer' were among the targets.
Snowden's email provider confirms it was an investigation target
Lavabit has also formed a legal defense group to help service providers fight unconstitutional demands.
Warrantless data searches narrowly miss Senate approval
John McCain's legislation would have given the FBI easy access to phone and internet records.
House votes down privacy measure blocking backdoors
Support for the provision dwindled in the wake of the Orlando shootings.
Apple's use of 'differential privacy' is necessary but not new
Google has been employing the same statistical technique that promises to keep your data private.
UK spies may have risked lives by collecting too much data
Mass surveillance could make it harder to find vital information.