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US lawmakers want to restrict Internet surveillance

A bipartisan group of US lawmakers unveiled legislation that would overhaul aspects of the National Security Agency's Internet surveillance programme.

Jul 19, 2017

Silicon Valley quiet in Internet surveillance debate

Major technology firms are largely absent from a debate over the renewal of a broad US Internet surveillance law.

May 29, 2017

US tech firms press for Internet surveillance reform

Facebook, Amazon and over two-dozen other US tech firms urge Congress to make changes to a broad Internet surveillance law.

Mar 10, 2017

CIA contractors likely source of WikiLeaks release

Contractors likely breached security and handed over documents describing the CIA's use of hacking tools to WikiLeaks, say US officials.

Mar 9, 2017

WikiLeaks' CIA hacking dump shakes tech firms

Dozens of firms rush to contain the damage from possible security weak points following the anti-secrecy organisation's revelations.

Mar 8, 2017

WikiLeaks releases files on CIA cyber spying tools

The anti-secrecy group publishes thousands of pages of internal CIA discussions about hacking techniques used over several years.

Feb 17, 2017

Irish data transfers challenge 'deeply flawed'

Facebook says a legal challenge against the way it transfers €EU user data to the US should not be referred to the EU's top court.

Feb 8, 2017

Ireland vs Facebook in threat to data pact

The country's privacy watchdog launches a bid to refer Facebook's data transfer mechanism to the European Union's top court.

Jan 24, 2017

Snowden's favoured e-mail service opens shop, again

Lavabit, an encrypted e-mail service which shut down three years ago rather than hand over information to the US government, relaunches this week.


Panda Security's Advanced Reporting Tool

ART automatically generates security intelligence allowing businesses to take control of all endpoints and combat poor internal practices.

Sep 16, 2016

US House panel slams Edward Snowden

A US congressional committee accuses Edward Snowden of leaking information that "caused tremendous damage" to national security.

May 31, 2016

China pledges more support for tech firms

President Xi Jinping vows to increase government support for tech companies, in an attempt to raise China's competitiveness.

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