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May 13, 2014
Blow to Google: EU court says people have 'right to be forgotten'Individuals have a right "to be forgotten," under certain circumstances when their personal data becomes outdated or inaccurate, the European Court of Justice said.
Apr 09, 2014
Snowden calls for international deal on data surveillanceFugitive US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden said today there should be an international agreement on data collection to protect against the mass surveillance of citizens.
Dec 06, 2013
Microsoft assures international customers it will fight US attempts on spyingMicrosoft Corp pledged late Wednesday to fight in court any attempt by US intelligence agencies to seize its foreign business customers' data under American surveillance laws, one of a series of steps aimed at reassuring nervous users abroad.
Nov 19, 2013
After NSA reports of hacking into users' personal data, Yahoo vows encryptionThe commitment announced Monday by Yahoo Inc. CEO Marissa Mayer follows a recent Washington Post report that the National Security Agency has been hacking into the communications lines of the data centers run by Yahoo and Google Inc. to intercept information about what people do and say online.
Nov 16, 2013
US man gets 10-year prison term in cyberattacks caseProsecutors said the cyberattacks were carried out by Anonymous, the loosely organized worldwide hacking group, and that participants stole confidential information, defaced websites and temporarily put some victims out of business.
Nov 07, 2013
Brazil, Germany debut UN Web privacy resolutionThe proposed resolution follows a series of reports of US eavesdropping on foreign leaders, including Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, that have angered US allies.
Nov 14, 2012
Petraeus-Broadwell affair: The art of using tech to be discreetE-mails, text messages and the like have made it much easier for us to communicate with each other, but as shown in the case of CIA director Gen. David Petraeus and his biographer Paula Broadwell, that same technology also makes it easier for cheating couples to get caught.
Sep 05, 2012
Govt insists it followed due process while blocking sitesThe government has said it followed both due process and due diligence while getting online items blocked during last month’s North-east exodus from Bangalore, Maharashtra and Pune.
May 09, 2012
The newest way to stalk someone: Smartphones!An explosion of people checking into social networks is being exploited by mobile application makers and private detectives, who say they can use people's online chatter and photos to track them and find out where they live.
Feb 28, 2012
Microsoft complains to EU about Google plusMicrosoft and several other firms have complained to EU antitrust regulators about Google's social networking tool, two people familiar with the matter said, in a move that may prompt the EU to broaden its ongoing investigation into Google.