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Jun 3, 2019

Google in fresh anti-trust probe in the US

The US Justice Department is reportedly preparing an investigation of Google to determine if it broke anti-trust laws.


US shuts down cyber crime ring launched by Ukrainian

The cyber crime network was operating as an online discussion forum known as "Infraud", says the Justice Department.

Feb 6, 2018

US charges two suspects in ATM 'jackpotting' case

Two men are charged with allegedly committing criminal bank fraud by hacking into ATMs and forcing them to spit out cash.

Jul 27, 2017

US indicts suspected Russian 'mastermind'

Alexander Vinnik has been arrested for allegedly operating a digital currency exchange he used to launder more than $4?billion.

Jul 7, 2017

Judge allows Twitter lawsuit to move forward

The lawsuit is aimed at ending legal limits on details that tech companies can provide about US national security requests.

Sep 5, 2016

MS gets support in gag order lawsuit

Legal briefs support a lawsuit that aims to strike down a law preventing companies from telling customers the government seeks their data.


US succeeds in cracking iPhone

The FBI unlocks the San Bernardino shooter's iPhone and drops its legal case against Apple.

Mar 15, 2016

US govt could demand Apple source code

The US Justice Department could order Apple to turn over the source code that underlies its products.


Apple's rhetoric 'false', says US

The US Department of Justice criticises the tech giant for portraying itself as "the primary guardian of Americans' privacy".

Feb 8, 2016

US, Britain may allow police to seek chat data

The countries consider letting spy agencies and police request e-mail and online chat data for people being investigated.


US govt tightens cellphone tracking rules

Under a new policy, law enforcement agents will need a search warrant to track cellphone locations.


US uses fake towers to gather data

The US Marshals Service reportedly gathers data by using fake communications towers on airplanes.

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