Just hours after Conservative's re-election, the UK government pledged to bolster its surveillance efforts. Third time lucky, this time it might actually go through.
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Three human rights and privacy groups suing the British government against mass surveillance will have their case heard by the European Court of Human Rights.
The personal details of the world's G20 leaders were accidentally emailed to the organisers of the Asian Cup by a staff member of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection, which chose to avoid notifying the leaders.
While you were busy freaking out about government surveillance, censorship blossomed at the one corporation that has the most power to fight -- or enable -- suppression of speech: Google.
A shared digital space requires trust, so why has the French government introduced stricter online surveillance laws and how will it affect enterprises online behaviour?
Surveillance agency breached human rights legislation in the way it accessed NSA intelligence.
Establishing whole-of-government email and desktop services will allow Australian government agencies to focus on their core activities, CTO John Sheridan has said.
The most popular secure messaging apps fall well short of ensuring users are protected from government surveillance.
Criminals hide in the darkest places of the internet, says the outgoing director of GCHQ, and we have to enter that labyrinth to find them.
The Australian government is undertaking a feasibility study to understand whether offering email and desktop productivity tools as a service would be viable.
Documents released by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden have revealed that a global internet mapping program dubbed Treasure Map has been spying on German telcos' networks, despite US government assurances that the program was not for surveillance purposes, according to a report by Der Spiegel.
As the Australian government looks to force telcos to retain customer data for law-enforcement investigations, the number of requests for customer data that Telstra is receiving from Australian law-enforcement agencies has risen in the last six months.
New documents reveal the existence of the US spy agency's ICReach, a search engine similar to Google which links to citizen communications data.
The UK surveillance agency GCHQ tackles a shortage of graduates with the necessary information security skills by accrediting degree courses.
The former NSA contractor, still hidden within Russia, plans to develop anti-surveillance technology following the US government spying scandal.
The UK spy agency's Tempora project is under scrutiny by regulators as part of a hearing demanded by civil liberty groups.
Seven internet service and communications providers worldwide have filed a legal complaint against the UK's GCHQ spy agency in the wake of the NSA scandal.
Secure email startup ProtonMail is facing questions over its legality after PayPal froze its account -- as well as over $285,000 in crowdfunding donations.
UPDATED: Citing government policies, as of July 1 Microsoft will no longer use email to issue certain security notifications.
The stories and claims about this batch of missing emails are virtually identical to those we heard when the Bush administration emails went missing. Incredible incompetence or cover-up?
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