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Tag: privacy

  1. Grieving family upset Apple refuses to unlock their dead son’s iPad

    A heartbroken family were unable to give their dead son a fitting send-off because Apple refused…

  2. WikiLeaks to give Apple, Google, others 90-day deadline to fix flaws revealed in ‘Vault 7’

    WikiLeaks promise to give tech companies access to exploits in their systems before being made public…

  3. How to securely erase data from your Mac and external drives

    Everyone needs to securely erase data at some point — even on a Mac…

  4. Apple hires security guru Jonathan Zdziarski

    I’m pleased to announce that I’ve accepted a position with Apple’s Security Engineering and Architecture team…

  5. Apple joins group of companies supporting Google in resisting FBI email warrant

    Apple, Amazon, Microsoft, and Cisco have filed an amicus brief supporting Google…

  6. 36 widely-used Android devices ship with malware preinstalled

    The Check Point Mobile Threat Prevention has recently detected a severe infection in 36 Android devices…

  7. Tim Berners-Lee lists his 3 biggest fears for the future of the web: Fake news, privacy, political advertising

    I imagined the web as an open platform that would allow everyone, everywhere to share information…

  8. Choosing the best VPN for your Mac

    Mac users can get somewhat complacent about security, but they shouldn’t…

  9. What WikiLeaks’ CIA data dump tells us: Encryption works

    If the tech industry is drawing one lesson from the latest WikiLeaks disclosures…

  10. Julian Assange says WikiLeaks will share CIA hacking tools with tech companies

    WikiLeaks will provide technology companies with exclusive access to CIA hacking tools…

  11. Apple working to close remaining CIA exploits exposed by WikiLeaks, but difficulties remain

    Just after 8 a.m. on Tuesday morning, mobile phones belonging to executives on Apple…

  12. WikiLeaks raises prospect of teaming with tech giants, including Apple, to thwart CIA hacker-spies

    The anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks raised the prospect Wednesday of sharing sensitive details…

  13. FBI’s James Comey: ‘There is no such thing as absolute privacy in America’

    All of us have a reasonable expectation of privacy in our homes, in our cars, and in our devices. But…

  14. Apple: Many of the iOS vulnerabilities in Wikileaks’ CIA data dump are already patched

    Wikileaks today published a trove of documents, allegedly taken from the CIA..

  15. FBI Director James Comey cancels SXSW 2017 appearance

    FBI Director James Comey will be unable to attend SXSW due to “scheduling conflicts” that…

  16. WikiLeaks reveals CIA’s global covert hacking program targeting Apple iPhone, Google Android, Microsoft Windows and even Samsung TVs

    Today, Tuesday 7 March 2017, WikiLeaks begins its new series of leaks on the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency…

  17. Apple expands in Microsoft’s backyard

    Apple is growing its team in Seattle by creating a new hub for artificial intelligence research…

  18. News organizations ask judge to force FBI to reveal how much it paid to unlock San Bernadino Islamic terrorist’s iPhone

    Last year, the battle between Apple and the FBI dominated headlines…

  19. Verizon to buy Yahoo’s core business for $4.48 billion

    Verizon said on Tuesday it would buy Yahoo’s core business for $4.48 billion…

  20. How to get past customs without surrendering your digital privacy

    When Ryan Lackey travels to a country like Russia or China, he takes certain precautions…

  21. Free ‘Data Selfie’ tool reveals how creepy Facebook tracks and studies your activity

    Have you ever wondered how Facebook collects all the data it has to feed you with the content…

  22. Proving Apple’s assertion that there are no good backdoors, hacker dumps iOS cracking tools allegedly stolen from Cellebrite

    The hacker responsible has publicly released a cache of files allegedly stolen from Cellebrite…

  23. Why Apple can’t lose the looming services battle

    While Apple is not going to be a pure play services company…

  24. iCloud is one of Apple’s biggest challenges in 2017

    Apple is fond of talking about its secret sauce, about the things only it can do because of its…

  25. Second ‘Fappening’ hacker who targeted celebrity Apple accounts sentenced to 9 months in prison

    Edward J. Majerczyk, 29, admitted last fall that he hacked into the Apple iCloud and Gmail accounts of more than 300 people….

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