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News Archives for August, 2013

2013-08-31 Snowden wins whistleblower award in Germany

2013-08-31 Study of net giants spurs new privacy concerns
Test reveals Facebook, Twitter and Google snoop on emails

2013-08-31 Technology firms want to publish information about US government requests under Fisa legislation
Microsoft and Google to sue over US surveillance requests

2013-08-26 Open Secret About Google's Surveillance Case No Longer Secret

2013-08-25 "can distinguish the make of an automobile hundreds of miles below"
US Government Launches $1 Billion Spy Satellite Into Space

2013-08-23 IT professionals figured out that Windows 8 allows Microsoft and therefore the NSA, to remotely control a user's computer, and abuse data
German Government Warns Not to Use Windows 8- Links NSA to Your Computer

2013-08-23 Wants To Help You Pull The Plug
All Those Pesky Online Accounts

2013-08-23 Evidence of financial relationship between tech companies and NSA.
NSA paid millions to cover Prism to tech companies

2013-08-23 Data-gathering operation is part of a 1 Billion Pound web project still being assembled by GCHQ
Exclusive: UK's secret Mid-East internet surveillance base is revealed in Edward Snowden leaks

2013-08-21 Would you give up on privacy in favour of security? Or have the NSA folks crossed a line?
NSA: From Security Provider To Cell Phone Tracker

2013-08-20 (On One Chart)
How NSA Scours 75% Of Nation's Internet Traffic:

2013-08-16 Leading critics of NSA say 'public deserves to know more about violations of secret court orders'
NSA revelations of privacy breaches 'the tip of the iceberg' - Senate duo

2013-08-14 Ubiquitous surveillance detects your moods, sources of your stress, and presents relevant information.
MIT: Future Smartphones Will Listen to Everything All the Time

2013-08-13 'Whistleblower slams establishment press'
Snowden: After 9/11, Media Abdicated Its Role as a Check to Power

2013-08-13 CIA Funding Citizen Tracking Software Given to Big Banks, Police

2013-08-12 Mega to Run 'Cutting-Edge' Encrypted Email After Lavabit's 'Privacy Seppuku'

2013-08-11 How far the 'collect it all' mission has gone!
NSA turning internet into a total surveillance system

2013-08-11 '(Video)'
Snowden's father urges son not to accept deal with US.

2013-08-10 Statement from Julian Assange in response to President Obama's plans to reform America's global surveillance program

2013-08-10 Exclusive: Spy agency has secret backdoor permission to search databases for individual Americans' communications
NSA Loophole Allows Warrantless Search for US Citizens' Emails and Phone Calls

2013-08-09 Obama administration asserts broad surveillance powers

2013-08-09 Encrypted email service linked to Snowden shuts down

2013-08-09 'Lavabit's Ladar Levison:'
'If You Knew What I Know About Email, You Might Not Use It'

2013-08-09 'Will it work?'
German email companies adopt encryption to foil NSA

2013-08-09 Interview With Silent Circle Co-Founder Phil Zimmermann
E-mail's Big Privacy Problem:

2013-08-09 Recycling bins are stalking your Smartphone.

2013-08-09 ''To Prevent Spying''
Encryption App Silent Circle Shuts Down E-Mail Service

2013-08-08 World's largest telcos face legal action for role in UK mass surveillance program

2013-08-08 '(Video)'
Obama: "We Don't Have a Domestic Spying Program"

2013-08-08 N.S.A. Said to Search Messages to and From U.S.

2013-08-07 'Plain text logon details for email, social networks and company systems stored in browser's Settings panel'
Google Chrome security flaw offers unrestricted password access

2013-08-06 'Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales is calling for new online Fourth Amendment protections.'
Wikipedia Vows to Protect Readers From Government Snooping

U.S. directs agents to cover up program used to investigate Americans

2013-08-03 Other Agencies Clamor for Data N.S.A. Compiles

2013-08-03 'NSA Collects 'Word for Word' Every Domestic Communication, Says Former Analyst'
U.S. Uses Satellites to Spy on Citizens and News Organizations

2013-08-03 What Google Knows About You

2013-08-02 FBI pressures Internet providers to install surveillance software

2013-08-01 Granted 1-year asylum in Russia, leaves airport
Snowden slips out of Moscow airport for 'secure' base

2013-08-01 How you're tracked digitally all day
(and what you can do about it?)

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