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.
UK spies may have risked lives by collecting too much data
Mass surveillance could make it harder to find vital information.
ISIS worries that fake Android apps are spying on its ranks
Extremists may be inadvertently revealing their plans.
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.
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.
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.