by Lauren C. Williams Posted on February 17, 2015
The NSA is suspected of spying on PC users through firmware planted in their hard drives.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on December 29, 2014
The leaked documents also revealed which services provide little privacy protections.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on December 26, 2014
The heavily-redacted report shows agents broke the law both intentionally and through human error.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on November 7, 2014
Midterm elections uprooted some of the NSA's biggest critics, but privacy advocates are preparing to hold the new Congress members-elect to their campaign promises.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on September 30, 2014
The order lets the government spy on American companies if they have any international relationships.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on September 25, 2014
Because the law doesn't properly define "networked computers," and that's all the Internet is, the entire Internet would be cleared for spying.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on July 28, 2014
Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT) is expected to introduce a new bill Tuesday that will scale back the NSA's ability to collect data in bulk, but there's a chance the highly praised draft may not get signed into law.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on July 15, 2014
Some European countries are reverting back to typewriters to shield their governments from the U.S. National Security Agency.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on July 6, 2014
In the latest Edward Snowden leaks, documents reveal that only 10 percent of the emails the U.S. National Security Agency collects are from actual targets.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on June 5, 2014
Tech companies and privacy advocates celebrate the anniversary of the Snowden leaks with another anti-NSA surveillance online protest. But will it be enough to make consumers take action?