Eight months after the enactment of a new California privacy law, AOL clarified that it does not respond to web browsers' "Do Not Track" requests.
The civil liberties groups contend in a brief filed in New York Supreme Court, that warrants and a gag order issued in the case were unconstitutional.
The task force will examine the use of the technology by foreign intelligence agencies and criminals targeting Americans.
Yahoo will implement end-to-end mail encryption for its users by next year, according to an announcement made by its CISO.
John Henry Skillern was arrested this past week after Google found an explicit image of an underage girl in his email.
China has removed Kaspersky and Symantec from its list of approved security vendors and approves five domestic antivirus brands.
A federal judge has upheld a lower court ruling compelling Microsoft to turn over customer records located in Ireland to the U.S. government.
Google provided additional details on how it has attempted to comply with the "right to be forgotten" ruling and the problems it has encountered.
A woman claims she did not realize the company was using location services to track her and accuses the company of giving the data to third parties.
Sen. Patrick Leahy introduced an NSA reform bill that would update the USA Freedom Act.
A report from New America OTI found that the NSA surveillance program has had a chilling effect on U.S. commerce and foreign policy.
Complete with a colorful graphic, the EFF showed a federal court how the NSA essentially runs a digital dragnet that can pick up innocent Americans.
The bill is set to be introduced on Tuesday.
This weekend, the digital rights group released a "hacker alpha" version of its Open Wireless Router software.
A man and a woman were sentenced to 14 years for conspiring to steal money in a phishing scheme that was then used to transport criminals into the U.K.
At the HOPE X conference in New York, Daniel Ellsberg and Edward Snowden discussed the importance of keeping government spying in check.
Microsoft has reconsidered a move to cease security emails in Canada, following the introduction of an anti-spam law north of the border.
After receiving tens of thousands of link removal requests, Google has convened a panel of experts who will speak at public meetings in Europe.
Microsoft will start complying with Europe's "right to be forgotten" ruling by offering its Bing users a form to request links be deleted.
Chinese hackers broke into databases at the Office of Personnel Management which house data on workers applying for top-secret security clearance.
The Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2014 encourages threat information sharing between government and the private sector.
On Tuesday, the telecom giant published its second transparency report on government requests for customer data.
The PCI Security Standards Council General Manager Bob Russo will retire at year's end; Stephen W. Orfei will take the helm in September.
Noting that consumers are being asked to provide more information than ever before and are less protected, the National Consumers League has proposed reforms.
The Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board's report indicates internet communications needs less protection than phone calls.
A HotelHippo customer who happens to be a security consultant found multiple security flaws when he tried to book accommodations.
A Harris Poll survey of 308 senior IT professionals found greater trust for Dropbox and similar apps among younger workers and top executives.
The NSA is said to have threatened Denmark's government, warning that it would be excluded as a U.S.'s close ally if it didn't alter its encryption laws.
A district court judge has ruled that the Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit can review an earlier decision to deny Wyndham's request for dismissal.
For years, Google has battled accusations that it violated WireTap Act for its use of Street View.