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Slashdot Items Tagged "privacy"

Date / TimeStory
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @04:15PM FREAK Attack Threatens SSL Clients
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @12:42PM Flaw In GoPro Update Mechanism Reveals Users' Wi-Fi Passwords
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @11:33AM Supreme Court Gives Tacit Approval To Warrantless DNA Collection
Monday March 02, 2015 @05:50PM Secret Memo Slams Canadian Police On Inaccurate ISP Request Records
Monday March 02, 2015 @02:21PM Blackphone 2 Caters To the Enterprise, the Security-Minded and the Paranoid
Monday March 02, 2015 @12:50PM Feds admit Stingray can disrupt bystanders' communications
Monday March 02, 2015 @12:10PM Feds Admit Stingray Can Disrupt Bystanders' Communications
Sunday March 01, 2015 @11:19PM AVG Announces Invisibility Glasses
Sunday March 01, 2015 @08:20PM Pharming Attack Targets Home Router DNS Settings
Sunday March 01, 2015 @08:19PM How Does One Verify Hard Drive Firmware?
Sunday March 01, 2015 @05:53PM How Do You Handle the Discovery of a Web Site Disclosing Private Data?
Saturday February 28, 2015 @09:21AM Why I'm Saying Goodbye to Apple, Google and Microsoft
Friday February 27, 2015 @11:53PM Twitter Adds "Report Dox" Option
Friday February 27, 2015 @08:57PM BlackPhone, In Wake of Gemalto Fallout, Receives $50 Million In Funding
Friday February 27, 2015 @08:53PM Pharming Attack Targets Home Router DNS Settings
Friday February 27, 2015 @10:41AM EFF Unearths Evidence of Possible Superfish-style Attacks in the Wild
Wednesday February 25, 2015 @10:41AM Moxie Marlinspike: GPG Has Run Its Course
Tuesday February 24, 2015 @03:24PM Hackers Using PowerShell, WMI to Evade Detection
Tuesday February 24, 2015 @12:52PM Facebook AI Director Discusses Deep Learning, Hype, and the Singularity
Monday February 23, 2015 @03:24PM Looking Up Symptoms Online? These Companies Are Tracking You
Monday February 23, 2015 @01:48PM Ars: SSL-Busting Code That Threatened Lenovo Users Found In a Dozen More Apps
Monday February 23, 2015 @01:47PM Lenovo Hit With Lawsuit Over Superfish Adware
Monday February 23, 2015 @10:17AM NSA, GHCQ Implicated In SIM Encryption Hack
Monday February 23, 2015 @01:11AM In Florida, Secrecy Around Stingray Leads To Plea Bargain For a Robber
Saturday February 21, 2015 @03:15PM Chicago's Red Light Cameras Now a Point of Contention for Mayoral Candidates
Saturday February 21, 2015 @10:47AM Ask Slashdot: How Can Technology Improve the Judicial System?
Friday February 20, 2015 @07:26AM Gadgets That Spy On Us: Way More Than TVs
Thursday February 19, 2015 @07:17PM Scotland's Police Lose Data Because of Programmer's Error
Thursday February 19, 2015 @06:54PM When It Comes To Spy Gear, Many Police Ignore Public Records Laws
Thursday February 19, 2015 @05:30PM How NSA Spies Stole the Keys To the Encryption Castle
Thursday February 19, 2015 @04:27PM The Great SIM Heist: How Spies Stole The Keys To The Encryptation Castle
Thursday February 19, 2015 @04:03PM Darkleaks: an Online Black Market For Selling Secrets
Thursday February 19, 2015 @01:56PM Superfish security certificate password cracked, creating new attack vector
Thursday February 19, 2015 @11:33AM The Disastrous Privacy Consequences of Canada's Anti-Terrorism Bill
Thursday February 19, 2015 @11:03AM Duplicate SSH Keys Put Tens of Thousands of Home Routers At Risk
Wednesday February 18, 2015 @08:20PM Samsung Smart TVs Don't Encrypt the Voice Data They Collect
Wednesday February 18, 2015 @06:31PM Google: FBI's Plan To Expand Hacking Power a "Monumental" Constitutional Threat
Wednesday February 18, 2015 @06:17PM AT&T To Match Google Fiber In Kansas City, Charge More If You Want Privacy
Wednesday February 18, 2015 @05:23PM FreeBSD-Current Random Number Generator Broken
Tuesday February 17, 2015 @10:35AM Flaw In Netgear Wi-Fi Routers Exposes Admin Password, WLAN Details
Friday February 13, 2015 @09:09PM Notorious 8chan Board Has History Wiped After Federal Judge's Doxing
Thursday February 12, 2015 @05:27PM FBI Can't Find Its Drone Privacy Reports
Thursday February 12, 2015 @11:24AM Microsoft Fixes Critical Remotely Exploitable Windows Root-Level Design Bug
Thursday February 12, 2015 @09:03AM Ask Slashdot: Affordable Large HD/UHD/4K "Stupid" Screens?
Wednesday February 11, 2015 @11:34PM NoFlyZone.org Aims To Keep the Airspace Above Your Home Drone-Free
Wednesday February 11, 2015 @05:45PM Russia Seeking To Ban Tor, VPNs and Other Anonymizing Tools
Wednesday February 11, 2015 @01:24PM Russia seeking to ban Tor, VPNs and other anonymising tools
Monday February 09, 2015 @03:42PM The Technologies That Betrayed Silk Road's Anonymity
Monday February 09, 2015 @02:00PM DEA Hands MuckRock a $1.4 Million Estimate For Responsive Documents
Monday February 09, 2015 @12:13PM Samsung SmartTV Customers Warned Personal Conversations May Be Recorded
Monday February 09, 2015 @12:02PM Report: Automakers Fail To Fully Protect Against Hacking
Monday February 09, 2015 @11:55AM New Multi-Purpose Backdoor Targets Linux Servers
Saturday February 07, 2015 @03:05PM TurboTax Halts E-filing of State Tax Returns Because of Potential Fraud
Saturday February 07, 2015 @09:28AM Facebook Will Soon Be Able To ID You In Any Photo
Friday February 06, 2015 @05:35PM Ask Slashdot: With Whom Do You Entrust Your Long Term Data?
Thursday February 05, 2015 @05:56PM The one guy responsible for GPG is running out of money
Thursday February 05, 2015 @12:19PM Another 0 day exploit hitting Adobe Flash
Thursday February 05, 2015 @11:41AM Some Hackers Unknowingly Gathering Intel For the NSA
Thursday February 05, 2015 @11:09AM Ross Ulbricht Found Guilty On All 7 Counts In Silk Road Trial
Thursday February 05, 2015 @08:29AM US Health Insurer Anthem Suffers Massive Data Breach
Wednesday February 04, 2015 @04:30PM New Chinese Regulations Require Real Name on Internet
Wednesday February 04, 2015 @02:59PM New Chinese Regulations Require Real Name On Internet
Wednesday February 04, 2015 @11:26AM Executive Director Andrew Lewman Answers Your Questions About Tor and Privacy
Sunday February 01, 2015 @04:17PM DEA Planned To Monitor Cars Parked At Gun Shows Using License Plate Readers
Sunday February 01, 2015 @01:32PM OpenSSH Will Feature Key Discovery and Rotation For Easier Switching To Ed25519
Friday January 30, 2015 @01:13PM Verizon supercookie is tracking you
Friday January 30, 2015 @08:30AM Anonymous No More: Your Coding Style Can Give You Away
Thursday January 29, 2015 @09:21PM Source Code Similarities: Experts Unmask 'Regin' Trojan as NSA Tool
Thursday January 29, 2015 @09:10PM D-Link Routers Vulnerable To DNS Hijacking
Thursday January 29, 2015 @05:41PM FSF-Endorsed Libreboot X200 Laptop Comes With Intel's AMT Removed
Thursday January 29, 2015 @05:12PM 'Anonymized' Credit Card Data Not So Anonymous, MIT Study Shows
Wednesday January 28, 2015 @09:11PM Adobe's Latest Zero-Day Exploit Repurposed, Targeting Adult Websites
Wednesday January 28, 2015 @09:10PM Snowden Documents: CSE Tracks Millions of Downloads Daily
Wednesday January 28, 2015 @09:35AM This Guy Found a Way to Block Robocalls When Phone Companies Wouldn't
Wednesday January 28, 2015 @09:34AM Justice Department: Default Encryption Has Created a 'Zone of Lawlessness'
Wednesday January 28, 2015 @09:33AM US expands spy program on American drivers beyond border region
Wednesday January 28, 2015 @09:33AM CSE tracks millions of downloads daily: Snowden documents
Tuesday January 27, 2015 @08:39AM Researchers Tie Regin Malware To NSA, Five Eyes Intel Agencies
Monday January 26, 2015 @07:59AM Omand Warns of "Ethically Worse" Spying If Unbreakable Encryption Is Allowed
Sunday January 25, 2015 @11:28PM Google Handed To FBI 3 Wikileaks Staffers' Emails, Digital Data
Sunday January 25, 2015 @06:35PM Ed Felten: California Must Lead On Cybersecurity
Saturday January 24, 2015 @12:25AM China Cuts Off Some VPNs
Friday January 23, 2015 @10:57AM Data Encryption On The Rise On The Cloud And Mobile
Thursday January 22, 2015 @09:02PM Apple Agrees To Chinese Security Audits of Its Products
Thursday January 22, 2015 @06:33PM Dish Network Violated Do-Not-Call 57 Million Times
Wednesday January 21, 2015 @08:54PM Calls For European ISPs To Filter Content Could Be Illegal
Wednesday January 21, 2015 @01:15PM New Flash Zero Day Found in Angler Exploit Kit
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @12:46PM Police Nation-Wide Use Wall-Penetrating Radars To Peer Into Homes
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @10:59AM FBI Seeks to Legally Hack You If You're Connected to TOR or a VPN
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @10:58AM The Most Popular Passwords Are Still "123456" and "password"
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @10:40AM FBI Seeks To Legally Hack You If You're Connected To TOR Or a VPN
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @09:51AM Moscow To Track Cell-phone Users In 2015 For Traffic Analysis
Monday January 19, 2015 @03:19PM Researchers Use Siri to Steal Data From iPhones
Monday January 19, 2015 @11:25AM GCHQ intercepted emails from The New York Times, Reuters, BBC, and others
Monday January 19, 2015 @11:03AM Chinese government hacks Microsoft's Outlook service
Sunday January 18, 2015 @12:57AM Being Pestered By Drones? Buy a Drone-Hunting Drone
Sunday January 18, 2015 @12:57AM Feds Operated Yet Another Secret Metadata Database Until 2013
Saturday January 17, 2015 @04:56PM Obama: Gov't Shouldn't Be Hampered By Encrypted Communications
Friday January 16, 2015 @10:06PM Micromax Remotely Installing Unwanted Apps and Showing Ads
Friday January 16, 2015 @09:42PM Spanish Judge Cites Use of Secure Email As a Potential Terrorist Indicator
Thursday January 15, 2015 @03:05PM Ad Company Using Verizon Tracking Header To Recreate Deleted Cookies
Thursday January 15, 2015 @02:07PM Your High School Wants You To Install Snapchat
Wednesday January 14, 2015 @09:14PM Washington DC's Public Library Will Teach People How To Avoid the NSA
Monday January 12, 2015 @12:59PM FBI Access To NSA Surveillance Data Expands In Recent Years
Monday January 12, 2015 @09:18AM 'Silk Road Reloaded' Launches On a Network More Secret Than Tor
Sunday January 11, 2015 @10:06PM Chicago E-Learning Scheme Embraces Virtual Badges For Public Schoolers
Friday January 09, 2015 @12:48PM Glitch In OS X Search Can Expose Private Details of Apple Mail Users
Friday January 09, 2015 @08:41AM Netflix Denies There Was a Policy Change With VPNs
Friday January 09, 2015 @08:20AM EFF: Apple's Dev Agreement Means No EFF Mobile App For iOS
Friday January 09, 2015 @08:02AM HTTP/2 - the IETF Is Phoning It In
Thursday January 08, 2015 @07:41PM MI5 Chief Seeks New Powers After Paris Magazine Attack
Wednesday January 07, 2015 @12:16PM CES 2015: FTC Head Warns About Data Grabbed By Smart Gadgets
Tuesday January 06, 2015 @12:35PM FBI Says Search Warrants Not Needed To Use "Stingrays" In Public Places
Saturday January 03, 2015 @01:18PM Why Aren't We Using SSH For Everything?
Friday January 02, 2015 @12:19PM New App Detects Government Stingray Cell Phone Trackers
Friday January 02, 2015 @12:01PM Unofficial WhatsApp Library Gets End To End Encryption Before Official Clients
Thursday January 01, 2015 @02:27PM When FISA Court Rejects a Surveillance Request, the FBI Issues a NSL Instead
Wednesday December 31, 2014 @03:40PM WikiLeaks Claims Employee's Google Mail, Metadata Seized By US Government
Tuesday December 30, 2014 @03:24PM Slashdot Asks: The Beanies Return; Who Deserves Recognition for 2014?
Tuesday December 30, 2014 @02:46PM NVIDIA Breached
Monday December 29, 2014 @04:21PM The NSA Uses the Same Chat Protocol As Hackers
Monday December 29, 2014 @12:59PM 2015 Could Be the Year of the Hospital Hack
Monday December 29, 2014 @12:49PM Kim Dotcom's Mega Again Announces Encrypted Browser-Based Chat Service
Sunday December 28, 2014 @07:36PM Snowden Documents Show How Well NSA Codebreakers Can Pry
Sunday December 28, 2014 @01:01PM Dealing with companies with particularly poor SSL practices
Sunday December 28, 2014 @09:49AM Finn Linked To Lizard Squad Christmas Attack
Saturday December 27, 2014 @02:16PM 13,000 Passwords, Usernames Leaked For Major Commerce, Porn Sites
Friday December 26, 2014 @10:53PM Romanian Cybersecurity Law Will Allow Warrantless Access To Data
Thursday December 25, 2014 @10:04PM Federal Judge: Facebook Must Face Suit For Scanning Messages
Thursday December 25, 2014 @11:39AM Boeing and BlackBerry Making a Self-Destructing Phone
Thursday December 25, 2014 @10:49AM How Target's Mobile App Uses Location Tech To Track You
Monday December 22, 2014 @09:02AM Tor Warns of Possible Disruption of Network Through Server Seizures
Saturday December 20, 2014 @12:35AM Tor Network May Be Attacked, Says Project Leader
Friday December 19, 2014 @09:23PM TOR network may be attacked
Friday December 19, 2014 @09:21PM Staples: Breach May Have Affected 1.16 Million Customers' Cards
Thursday December 18, 2014 @08:36AM Councilmen Introduce Bills Strongly Regulating UAV Use in NYC
Thursday December 18, 2014 @12:54AM RFID-Blocking Blazer and Jeans Could Stop Wireless Identity Theft
Tuesday December 16, 2014 @12:11PM Microsoft Gets Industry Support Against US Search Of Data In Ireland
Tuesday December 16, 2014 @10:22AM Federal Court Nixes Weeks of Warrantless Video Surveillance
Monday December 15, 2014 @10:08AM Govt Docs Reveal Canadian Telcos Promise Surveillance Ready Networks
Monday December 15, 2014 @07:43AM Eric Schmidt: To Avoid NSA Spying, Keep Your Data In Google's Services
Sunday December 14, 2014 @02:43PM How Identifiable Are You On the Web?
Friday December 12, 2014 @11:04PM Hollywood's Secret War With Google
Thursday December 11, 2014 @05:33PM Bank Security Software EULA Allows Spying On Users
Thursday December 11, 2014 @05:22PM How Your In-Store Shopping Affects the Ads You See On Facebook
Thursday December 11, 2014 @04:28PM Congress Passes Bill Allowing Warrantless Forfeiture of Private Communications
Thursday December 11, 2014 @12:42PM Canadian Supreme Court Rules In Favor of Warrantless Cellphone Searches
Tuesday December 09, 2014 @08:47AM AdNauseam Browser Extension Quietly Clicks On Blocked Ads
Monday December 08, 2014 @03:27PM The Rise of the Global Surveillance Profiteers
Monday December 08, 2014 @03:16PM FISA Court Extends Section 215 Bulk Surveillance For 90 Days
Sunday December 07, 2014 @09:16AM Canadian Agency Drops Cases Rather Than Deal With New Requirements For ISP Info
Friday December 05, 2014 @09:21PM GCHQ Does Not Breach Human Rights, Judges Rule
Thursday December 04, 2014 @06:49PM FTC: Online Billing Service Deceptively Collected Medical Records
Thursday December 04, 2014 @01:23PM How the NSA Is Spying On Everyone: More Revelations
Thursday December 04, 2014 @10:13AM The Cost of the "S" In HTTPS
Thursday December 04, 2014 @08:40AM BlackBerry Clears Hurdle For Voice Crypto Acquisition
Tuesday December 02, 2014 @12:35PM 18th Century Law Dredged Up To Force Decryption of Devices
Sunday November 30, 2014 @10:54PM Probe Into NSA Activity Reveals Germany Spying On Germans
Thursday November 27, 2014 @09:51AM Uber's Android App Caught Reporting Data Back Without Permission
Wednesday November 26, 2014 @04:21PM Bitcoin Is Not Anonymous After All
Wednesday November 26, 2014 @12:57PM Clarificiation on the IP Address Security in Dropbox Case
Tuesday November 25, 2014 @01:09PM Revisiting Open Source Social Networking Alternatives
Tuesday November 25, 2014 @05:42AM Slack Now Letting Employers Tap Workers' Private Chats
Monday November 24, 2014 @03:01PM DHS Set To Destroy "Einstein" Surveillance Records
Monday November 24, 2014 @12:29PM Married Woman Claims Facebook Info Sharing Created Dating Profile For Her
Sunday November 23, 2014 @01:08AM Judge Unseals 500+ Stingray Records
Friday November 21, 2014 @12:10AM Amnesty International Releases Tool To Combat Government Spyware
Thursday November 20, 2014 @07:16PM Greenwald Advises Market-Based Solution To Mass Surveillance
Thursday November 20, 2014 @09:21AM WhatsApp To Offer End-to-End Encryption
Monday November 17, 2014 @02:42PM Tor Eyes Crowdfunding Campaign To Upgrade Its Hidden Services
Sunday November 16, 2014 @11:31AM AT&T stopps using 'super cookies' to track cellphone data
Saturday November 15, 2014 @05:31PM AT&T Stops Using 'Super Cookies' To Track Cellphone Data
Friday November 14, 2014 @02:10PM Mozilla Updates Firefox With Forget Button, DuckDuckGo Search, and Ads
Friday November 14, 2014 @01:51PM 81% of Tor Users Can Be De-anonymized By Analysing Router Information
Friday November 14, 2014 @01:35PM 81% of Tor users can be de-anonymized by analysing router information
Thursday November 13, 2014 @10:56PM Department of Justice Harvests Cell Phone Data Using Planes
Thursday November 13, 2014 @08:57AM Carmakers Promise Not To Abuse Drivers' Privacy
Wednesday November 12, 2014 @10:41PM Senate May Vote On NSA Reform As Soon As Next Week
Wednesday November 12, 2014 @07:30PM European Parliament Considers Sharing Passenger Information By Default
Wednesday November 12, 2014 @01:06PM Hacker Builds a Dark Net Version of the FBI Tip Form
Wednesday November 12, 2014 @01:01PM How Baidu Tracked the Largest Seasonal Migration of People On Earth
Monday November 10, 2014 @07:12PM Canadian Police Recommend Ending Anonymity On the Internet
Monday November 10, 2014 @05:11PM US Postal Service Hacked, 500k+ Employees and Public Data Breached
Monday November 10, 2014 @09:11AM Interviews: Ask Executive Director Andrew Lewman About Tor and Privacy
Sunday November 09, 2014 @02:13PM Berlin's Digital Exiles: Where Tech Activists Go To Escape the NSA
Sunday November 09, 2014 @09:16AM Washington Dancers Sue To Prevent Identity Disclosure
Sunday November 09, 2014 @08:07AM Judge Says Public Has a Right To Know About FBI's Facial Recognition Database
Friday November 07, 2014 @09:42PM Dealer-Installed GPS Tracker Leads To Kidnapper's Arrest in Maryland
Friday November 07, 2014 @06:47PM More Tor .Onion Sites May Get Digital Certificates Soon
Thursday November 06, 2014 @11:24PM British Spies Are Free To Target Lawyers and Journalists
Thursday November 06, 2014 @05:56PM EFF Hints At Lawsuit Against Verizon For Its Stealth Cookies
Wednesday November 05, 2014 @11:35PM Terrorists Used False DMCA Claims To Get Personal Data of Anti-Islamic Youtuber
Monday November 03, 2014 @12:20PM Adobe's Digital Editions Collecting Less Data, Says EFF
Monday November 03, 2014 @09:26AM Australian Courts Will Be Able To See Your Browsing History
Friday October 31, 2014 @06:52PM Boo! The House Majority PAC Is Watching You
Friday October 31, 2014 @07:02AM Swedish Regulator Orders Last "Hold-Out" ISP To Retain Customer Data
Thursday October 30, 2014 @11:58PM Australian Gov't Tries To Force Telcos To Store User Metadata For 2 Years
Thursday October 30, 2014 @11:29PM Signed-In Maps Mean More Location Data For Google
Thursday October 30, 2014 @04:56PM Charity Promotes Covert Surveillance App For Suicide Prevention
Thursday October 30, 2014 @10:31AM Hacking Team Manuals: Sobering Reminder That Privacy is Elusive

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