4 out of 5 solutions billed as protecting against distributed denial of service attacks are actually just snake oil, according to a new study. So how do you pick a solution you can trust?
Former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden said he repeatedly tried to go through official channels to raise concerns about government snooping programs, but was repeatedly ignored.
Mr Snowden is all set to address SXSW later today on the topic of the NSA and its impact on the tech industry – and you can watch live online.
The latest NSA leaks from whistleblower Edward Snowden aren't so much related to American security, so much as concerned with revealing the oddities within the NSA's internal culture.
Assange took part in a Skype interview in which he had some predictably dire words to say about the NSA – and he also promised more leakage from WikiLeaks.
A UK abortion advice service has been whacked with a £200,000 fine after an inquiry found that it failed to sufficiently protect patient data that was hacked by Anonymous.
Yes, it’s stating the obvious really – don’t do your online banking down a net café – but Europol does point to the increasing prevalence of attacks via public Wi-Fi.
Conference organisers have confirmed that he will speak via video link from Russia and cover a variety of topics related to user privacy and how the tech community must protect users going forwards.
There's a new site offering up an "important update" for Flash which is so determined to have you download something it'll launch no less than three pop-up prompts at once. Don't get caught out!
Nicknamed the "Snowden Phone" for NSA leaker Edward Snowden, FreedomPop's Privacy Phone promises secure communications, anonymous Internet access, and much more.
In the case of the iPhone 5S, you might think shutting off your mobile device will prevent it from knowing exactly where you are, but a report on Reddit is now suggesting otherwise.