Articles about Privacy
Representatives of Australia's telecommunications industry have called for an appeals process providing website owners with some measure of recourse if their sites are blocked under Australian law.
The Wikimedia Foundation and US arm of Amnesty International have filed a suit against the NSA and other American intelligence agencies over the legality of the US government's mass online surveillance programs.
New Zealand's prime minister has refused to rule out the possibility that the country's electronic spy agency conducts mass surveillance, while suggesting that New Zealanders are not legally entitled to be told when their communications data is collected.
Customers of Telstra will be able to request the same metadata that law-enforcement agencies are able to access, the telco has said.
The parliamentary committee inquiring into the laws allowing Australian government agencies to block websites has received calls for an independent party to oversee the scheme.
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott wants the government's proposed mandatory data-retention scheme passed into law this week.
At this year's MWC, mobile execs mull how best to balance consumers' right to privacy with the industry's hunger for data.
The Australian government is taking on all 39 recommendations made by the parliamentary committee reviewing its controversial data-retention Bill.
If MPs can't even be bothered to learn about the work tools they use every day, what hope is there for intelligent debate on mandatory data retention?
The next evolution of the internet will embed sensors into nearly everything around us. Dealing with the privacy and security implications of that will be one of the biggest challenges of the next century.
Uber said it is notifying impacted drivers now, but it hasn't seen the compromised data actually misused yet.
The Joint Parliamentary Committee on Intelligence and Security has recommended that parliament pass data-retention legislation.
Forget about net neutrality and balkanisation; Lenovo's Superfish idiocy proves that we already have a dual-class internet -- and most of us are proles.
MPs of the Australian Labor Party are expected to vote for mandatory data-retention legislation when it is debated in parliament in March.
CloudFlare has gone beyond offering free SSL to millions of websites and is now deploying a new level of encryption by default.