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The dark web — used by outlaws, dissidents, and hackers to share information without scrutiny — will turn 20 years old this month.
The American CIA secretly listened in on communications by spies, diplomats, military officials, calling it "the intelligence coup of the century."
The move may help to distance TikTok from ByteDance, its Chinese parent company, and appease concerns about the app's ties to the Chinese government.
A new law was passed in California, but changes being made by most major tech companies will affect everyone.
Apple's presence at CES 2020 provides a hint at where the company's priorities lie as it sees the value in expanding beyond its own events.
China will require telecom operators to collect face scans when registering new phone users at offline outlets starting on Sunday, according to the country's information technology authority, as Beijing continues to tighten cyberspace controls.
Financial institutions around the world sell data about customer spending habits. Here's how FNB, ABSA, Capitec, Nedbank, and Standard Bank approach privacy – and what you can do to protect yours.
Facebook is launching Viewpoints, a new market research app that pays users for responding to participating in surveys – only the US for now.
Emerging technologies can recognise humans and track people's location by detecting their heartbeat, walking gait, and even skin cells left behind.
You can stop your iPhone from listening to you by changing your microphone and Siri settings, which you can do from the Settings app.
Phishing scams are on the rise, and costing over $57 million from more than 114,000 victims in the US last year, according to the FBI.
The apps are primarily interested in tracking receipts and shipping emails that show people's consumer behavior.
Krugman tweeted that he received a phone call indicating that hackers downloaded child pornography on his WiFi network.
Facebook says it is investigating a report that a database containing names and phone numbers of more than 267 million users was exposed online.
Facebook learns about what users are buying in order to serve them ads that reflect what they're likely to spend money on.
DuckDuckGo is a search engine that prioritizes user privacy, eschewing personalized search results and refusing to profile its users.
There's no reason that your password should be a single word — a "passphrase" consisting of multiple words is much safer.
The whistleblower joined Web Summit via live link from Russia.
By clicking a link from Google's account settings page, users can find out what the tech giant thinks it knows about them.
Hackers use secret networks to aggregate and trade millions of stolen login credentials and passwords, according to a cybersecurity expert.
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