National Security Agency
The Most Notorious Rogue Employee Speaks
Revelations in Edward Snowden's new book offer companies strong lessons for safeguarding sensitive data.
Will the Cloud Be Balkanized?
Data nationalism, designed to protect privacy, also threatens to break the cloud into pieces and end the dominance of U.S. providers.
U.S. to Delay Domain Names Handover for a Year
Calls for the U.S. to transfer control of ICANN to an international group have been fueled by Edward Snowden's revelations of NSA spying.
U.S. Digital Surveillance Hurting Tech Sector
Tech industry group warns that economic impact of U.S. surveillance will likely far exceed $35 billion.
Facebook Sees No Respite From Government Data Requests
Content restriction requests also rose 11% in the second half of 2014, to 9,707. India led the way with 5,832 requests.
“All of This Stuff Can Be Hacked”
The hack of a Dutch manufacturer raises questions about the security of payments via chip-enabled cards and mobile devices.
Privacy Groups Urge Obama to Reject Senate Cyber-Security Bill
Their major objection: it doesn’t offer solutions to cyber-security, only info sharing between businesses and the government.