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UN calls for human rights safeguards on artificial intelligence

by Tonya Riley • 2 weeks ago

A U.N. official says biased data collection in AI is a pressing human rights question.

A spyware app designed to monitor Kurdish targets attracted more than 1,400 downloads

by Jeff Stone • 3 weeks ago

The identity of the spies remains unclear, though the hacking tool is capable of collecting vast amounts of data.

FTC proposes first stalkerware ban, promises to toughen stance on abusive apps

by Tonya Riley • 4 weeks ago

It's the agency's biggest crackdown to date.

UN experts join growing calls for moratorium on surveillance technology

by Tonya Riley • 2 months ago

The call follows mounting evidence of surveillance technology being used in human rights abuses.

Apple patches zero-day flaw that hackers may have exploited

by Tim Starks • 2 months ago

Other details about the vulnerability were thin.

Sweeping report details how NSO Group spyware leverages iOS software for surveillance

by Tonya Riley • 2 months ago

A new report reveals the extent of the spyware company's reach.