Interest in VPNs Spikes after US Privacy Vote
Interest in VPNs Spikes after US Privacy Vote
On Tuesday, Congress sold every single US internet user down the river. And they clearly know it. Internet Service Providers…
Private Search Engine StartPage Releases New Features
Private Search Engine StartPage Releases New Features
When it comes to searching the web, people seem to think that Google is the holy grail of search engines.…
World of Warcraft Phishing Scam Underway: Players Warned
World of Warcraft Phishing Scam Underway: Players Warned
World of Warcraft (WoW) players are being warned to watch out for a phishing scam being directed at players of…
Congress and Your ISP Have Just Shafted You
Congress and Your ISP Have Just Shafted You
Tuesday 28 March 2017 will go down in history as the day privacy died in the United States. Last week…
The Death of Digital Privacy in the US – It’s Official
The Death of Digital Privacy in the US – It’s Official
For US consumers, today's decision in favor of S.J.Res.34 marks the beginning of a new era of corporate snooping. The…
Supposed Hackers Demanding Massive Ransom from Apple
Supposed Hackers Demanding Massive Ransom from Apple
A cybercriminal gang believed to be from London has been demanding ransom money from Apple for over a week. The…
Privacy in Danger from Trump’s FCC
Privacy in Danger from Trump’s FCC
Privacy, at least as was defined by Obama’s FCC, is under imminent threat, with the focus being squarely on the…
US Senate Votes to let ISPs Sell Your Private Data
US Senate Votes to let ISPs Sell Your Private Data
Forget the NSA. The US Senate has just landed what is arguably the most serious body-blow to the privacy of…
Police Everywhere Illegally Accessing Private Data
Police Everywhere Illegally Accessing Private Data
Police and intelligence agency workers often have access to vast amounts of people's private data. Most of the time, that…
US Court Decides Name Search Makes You a Suspect
US Court Decides Name Search Makes You a Suspect
Police in the US have, for the first time, been granted permission by a court to collect data from Google…
UK Public Faces Mass Surveillance Nightmare
UK Public Faces Mass Surveillance Nightmare
The privacy of UK citizens is under siege, as surveillance camera technology and “big data” are running amok, as examined…
More to Trump’s Spying Allegations than Meets the Eye?
More to Trump’s Spying Allegations than Meets the Eye?
Ironically, in the see-saw struggle over the alleged surveillance campaign of Donald Trump by former president Obama, there may just be…
Four Hackers Indicted for Hacking 500 Million Yahoo Accounts
Four Hackers Indicted for Hacking 500 Million Yahoo Accounts
Two Russian intelligence officers and two independent hackers have been indicted for hacking in excess of 500 million Yahoo accounts…
Republican Senators Want to Permit ISPs to Sell Data
Republican Senators Want to Permit ISPs to Sell Data
The US has become a place where the rule of law is as slippery as a salmon. On Tuesday, Wikileaks…
WikiLeaks Targets CIA in Latest Leak
WikiLeaks Targets CIA in Latest Leak
The spooks of the CIA are in a place they don’t want to be, as a result of the recent…