Spying

10.17.16
UK spies violated privacy laws with bulk data collection
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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.

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09.23.16
The FBI recommends you cover your laptop's webcam, for good reason
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The FBI recommends you cover your laptop's webcam, for good reason

There’s a thriving market for illicitly obtained stills and video

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06.05.16
Snowden did more to raise NSA concerns than officials claimed
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Snowden did more to raise NSA concerns than officials claimed

While there isn't a flood of data, it's clear there was more than just one email.

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05.18.16
New phones let Japan's government secretly track its citizens
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New phones let Japan's government secretly track its citizens

Five new handsets from NTT DoCoMo will let authorities find you without consent or notice.

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05.14.16
Data breaches and spying fears are keeping people offline
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Data breaches and spying fears are keeping people offline

An official US study shows that security jitters have led people to scale back their internet use.

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