'Can You Hear Me Now?' Edward Snowden Joins Twitter, Follows NSAIn less than six hours of creating a Twitter account, former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden amassed over 640,000 followers -- six times more than the NSA's account.
NSA 'Leaker' Snowden Warns Data Encryption May Keep Earth From Communicating With AliensIf earth and alien worlds are trying to communicate with one another, encryption might be getting in the way.
Surveillance Power From Patriot Act Lapses With No Deal In Senate
Signal App Boosts Text Message Encryption Between SmartphonesOpen Whisper Systems, an app developer, has updated Signal, with the latest version making sure that your text messages are encrypted and kept clear from prying eyes.
Millions Of Phones Potentially Susceptible To Snooping After British, NSA Allegedly Team Up To Hack Sim Card MakerRights organizations on Friday called for urgent steps to be taken to protect private calls and online communications after allegations that U.S. and British agencies hacked into the networks of a major SIM card maker.
NSA Eavesdropping On Countless Hard Drives With Spyware New Report RevealsThe National Security Agency has found a way to eavesdrop on countless computer hard drives by installing spyware deep within the drives made by major manufacturers, according to a new report.
Writers Express Surveillance Concerns On A Global Scale In New SurveyWriters around the globe are so concerned with government surveillance according to a new survey that they say they're now avoiding or have considered avoiding writing about controversial topics.
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Twitter Sues Government For Right To Release Federal Surveillance RecordsSighting need for to provide transparency to customers and the desire to express their free speech rights, Twitter is suing the Department of Justice and the Federal Bureau of Investigation for the right to disclose the exact number of court orders and security requests they get from the federal government.
Rand Paul Slams Obama, Others Over Spying During UC Berkeley VisitRepublican Sen. Rand Paul's criticisms of President Barack Obama and other government leaders over recent surveillance disclosures were warmly received on Wednesday at the University of California, Berkeley.
Zuckerberg Voices Frustrations With NSA To Obama After Reports Of Facebook-Based SpyingThe post comes a day after the news site Intercept reported that the National Security Agency has impersonated a Facebook server to infect surveillance targets' computers and get files from a hard drive. The NSA says the report is "inaccurate."
Sen. Feinstein Accuses CIA Of Spying On Lawmakers' Computer Network The head of the Senate Intelligence Committee accused the CIA Tuesday of criminal activity in improperly searching a computer network set up for lawmakers investigating allegations that the agency used torture in terror investigations during the Bush administration.