Twitter discloses two far-reaching FBI data requests
The National Security Letters fuel concerns that the FBI is abusing its power.
LeakedSource and its database of hacked accounts is gone
The controversial site sold access to billions of compromised account details.
Facebook offers extra security with USB key support
Instead of a code, you can plug in a stick like YubiKey to prove it's really you.
US law enforcement can't ask companies to turn over foreign data
Microsoft's case over foreign searches has survived an appeal.
CIA reveals new guidelines for collecting data on Americans
The rules may help spies keep pace with the internet era.
Microsoft privacy dashboard gives you control over your data
The company is also improving privacy in Windows 10.
Ad groups ask FCC to reconsider ISP tracking opt-in rules
The public should trust broadband companies to "self-regulate."
Facebook buys data on users' offline habits for better ads
And opting out is a lot more complicated than it should be.
Nevada site bug leaks medical marijuana applicant data
The sensitive info of more than 11,700 people was available for anyone to see.