Tags privacy

UN cybercrime proposal could help autocrats stifle free speech, rights group says

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 days ago

Many cybercrime laws aren't really about cybercrime.

Rights groups ask Supreme Court to review warrantless searches at border

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

The issue has long been a concern for civil liberties groups and press advocates.

Researchers find flaw that leaks email addresses from Apple's AirDrop

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

The tech we take for granted in our phones deserves closer examination.

Geico data breach opens door to unemployment scams

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

The scammers used personal information on Geico customers acquired elsewhere to access Geico’s sales system, the insurer said.

Verkada breach spotlights ongoing concerns over surveillance firms' security

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

Who's watching the watchers?

Warrantless searches of devices at border allowed, appeals court finds

by Shannon Vavra • 3 months ago

Privacy advocates are denouncing the ruling.