by Lauren C. Williams Posted on April 3, 2014
Google's Street View vans collected names, addresses, telephone numbers, URLs, passwords, emails, text messages, medical records, and more from open Wi-Fi networks for three years.
by Hayes Brown Posted on March 27, 2014
Privacy advocates almost universally praised the White House's newly announced reforms as a good first start with much further left to go.
by Hayes Brown Posted on March 16, 2014
Missouri is the latest state to see a local push against tracking cell phone locations without court approval.
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by Lauren C. Williams Posted on March 11, 2014 Updated: March 12, 2014
Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) publicly accused the CIA of hacking into Senate computers to destroy evidence.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on January 24, 2014
A new federal report challenges President Obama's plan to keep the NSA bulk metadata program intact.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on January 17, 2014
President Obama announced changes to the NSA surveillance program but kept key provisions intact.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on January 16, 2014 Updated: January 17, 2014
A member of President Obama's NSA review group says the dragnet collection of phone data isn't a "life or death" program.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on December 16, 2013 Updated: December 17, 2013
The central insight of Judge Leon's opinion is that technology has so transformed our world that it requires an entirely different constitutional privacy regime.
by Hayes Brown Posted on December 13, 2013
A White House panel has handed over its recommended changes to the NSA after the revelations over the extent of the spy agency's reach.
by Rebecca Leber Posted on October 31, 2013
Tory MP Julian Smith accused the paper of treason, even as he admitted it had the right to report on the issue.