Top Smartphone Risks The world has reached a technological advancement at monumental levels. This development has aided people, businesses, and lifestyles improve by the creation of new innovations that simplify the way things are done.
Jun 11 2014, 4:28am CDT
The CIA Gets Twitter The Central Intelligence Agency gets Twitter and by that I don’t mean it now has a handle on the site and sent out its first tweet on Friday to much acclaim. Rather, it understands that the best way to defuse the rough...
Jun 9 2014, 6:45am CDT
NSA collects all phone calls in a foreign country WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Security Agency has been recording all of a foreign country's phone calls, then listening to the conversations up to a month later, The Washington Post reported Tuesday. At the request of...
Mar 18 2014, 3:16pm CDT
NSA leaker Snowden says has no regrets for leaks AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden says he has no regrets about revealing the agency's mass surveillance program. Snowden spoke Monday via live video conference to a packed audience at...
Mar 10 2014, 6:26pm CDT
Edward Snowden Poves that NSA and GCHQ Spied on WikiLeaks Not a day goes by when the sneaky Edward Snowden doesn’t let out a novel piece of news that shocks the world. The latest is that the whistleblower has proved beyond a shadow of a doubt that the NSA and GCHQ spied on WikiLeaks and its founder Julian Assange. Even those who visited WikiLeaks were not spared according to Snowden.
Feb 18 2014, 10:56am CST
Bluetooth Low Energy: The not-so-obvious Uses By Mike Loukides “The best minds of my generation are thinking about how to make people click ads,” as Jeff Hammerbacher said. And it’s not just data analysts: it’s creeping into every aspect of technology, including...
Feb 7 2014, 9:02am CST
Mobile Apps Give NSA Access To Personal Data The next time you play Angry Birds or Candy Crush Saga, just remember: Big Brother is watching you. Or, at least, information about you may be finding its way into NSA data-banks. Which may or may not come as...
Jan 28 2014, 2:35pm CST
Snowden Calls For Termination Of Unwarranted Surveillance This post excerpted from securitycurrent. In a live chat hosted by The Courage Foundation Edward Snowden called on the US to stop the mass collection of telephone records by the NSA, authorized under section 215 of...
Jan 24 2014, 5:50am CST
Obama Administration to Look into Facial Recognition Technology The American government is to look into the matter of facial recognition technology. Especially, the Obama administration wants to scrutinize its consequences after privacy activists voiced their concerns about this powerful form of identification.
Dec 4 2013, 9:43am CST
GCHQ Also Involved in Mass Surveillance with Many EU Agencies UK spy agency GCHQ also worked with several European nations for spying on Internet traffic. NSA whistleblower, Edward Snowden in some documents that were leaked recently showed that Britain, Sweden, France, Germany and Spain were the European countries that were responsible for tapping confidential stuff on the Internet.
Nov 2 2013, 8:54am CDT
NSA and GCHQ Thinks 'Tor Stinks' NSA thinks Tor stinks. While the Tor encryption network is supported by the United States Government and the Defense Department, the NSA and GCHQ has nevertheless been trying to infiltrate its anonymous ranks. It has barely managed to accomplish this task though.
Oct 5 2013, 5:52am CDT
NSA Spies on International Financial Networks According to the latest news leaked by Edward Snowden, the NSA is actively spying on international payments done by different financial networks around the world. Thus if you have a credit card, you are probably being kept track of by this agency.
Sep 16 2013, 3:57am CDT
Area 51 is Mapped Officially in New CIA Documents Area 51 is officially revealed and mapped in latest CIA documents. It is not an alien venue. Basically it serves as a testing site for the US government's secret surveillance programs called U-2 and OXCART.
Aug 16 2013, 4:40pm CDT
XKeyscore is the NSA’s Top Secret Tool of Internet Surveillance The XKeyscore is the NSA’s top secret and widest reaching tool of Internet surveillance. Via this superior method of spying, the NSA can tap into virtually everything a user does online. The dangers fraught for cyberspace freaks are too many to even start listing.
Jul 31 2013, 10:50am CDT
Edward Snowden’s WikiLeaks Statement is Real or Not? The runaway whistle blower, Edward Snowden has in a WikiLeaks statement expressed his sincerity and honesty. Snowden states that the United States has deceived the public which relies on it for justice and fair play. He also blamed Obama administration for blocking his efforts to seek asylum. But the authenticity of this statement is questioned on Twitter.
Jul 2 2013, 5:18am CDT
FBI Drones Used in U.S. FBI Director Robert Mueller confirms that Drones have been used inside the United States for surveillance.
Jun 20 2013, 1:57am CDT
NSA secretely building massive surveillance machine, says Snowden By now, you've probably heard about PRISM, the U.S. government's top secret program that reportedly monitors valuable communications across the web, gaining access to servers of top technology companies including Micrsoft, Google, Facebook, Apple, and many others.
Jun 10 2013, 1:36am CDT
MacUpdate Promo Bundle 2010: 12 Mac apps for $50 MacUpdate offers downloads of its MacUpdate September 2010 10-Application Bundle for $49.99. Plus, the first 10,000 buyers receive two extra apps for free. Together, that's a savings of $393 compared to paying the list...
Sep 8 2010, 10:33am CDT
RIAA & MPAA To Government: Spy On Hard Drives If reading the novel 1984 left you huddled for days in a paranoid, depressive coma, you probably don't want to finish this article. The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) and Motion Picture Association of...
Apr 19 2010, 12:03pm CDT
Free Microsoft Security Essentials Download Available Now Microsoft just launched the download for their free Microsoft Security Essentials we reported about earlier today.
Microsoft Security Essentials provides real-time protection for your home PC that guards against...
Sep 29 2009, 12:57pm CDT
Jessica Biel: Bad for your Computer McAfee has just published this year's list of most dangerous celebrities to search for, and this year Jessica Biel tops the charts. For the last three years McAfee, an Internet security company, has compiled a list of...
Aug 25 2009, 11:40am CDT
1 in 63 Smartphones Infected with Spyware or malware A study conducted by SMobile Systems, a provider of mobile phone security software has found that 1 in 63 mobile phones is infected with spyware or malware. The study was done with 1,958 smartphones and reveled they...
Jul 30 2009, 12:00pm CDT
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