The year of Yahoo's undoing
The company's bad year began with the worst data breach in history and careened downhill from there.
Twitter cracks down on developers making surveillance tools
It doesn't want law enforcement having easy access to your tweets.
FBI using Twitter's raw 'firehose' data to monitor users
With Dataminr, the bureau has "near real-time" access to live tweets.
The consequences of the Trump presidency on cybersecurity
A situation now revealed in all its hideousness, brought to us by a 400-lb hacker in bed.
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.
The FBI recommends you cover your laptop's webcam, for good reason
There’s a thriving market for illicitly obtained stills and video
New Snowden leaks unravel mystery behind NSA's UK base
It's more terrifying than you think.
Here's how the NSA spied on Cisco firewalls for years
A special attack tool let intelligence officers monitor encrypted VPN traffic.