Tag: spying

Victoria Police to get ASIO-like spying powers 
By Allie Coyne, Paris Cowan | Sep 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
But commissioner remains concerned about data security.
 
Russia wants Apple, SAP source code to check for spying 
Jul 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
To 'ensure privacy rights of users'.
 
Germany ends Verizon contract over NSA concerns 
 
Vodafone reveals global extent of government wiretapping 
Jun 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pushes Australian Government for greater transparency.
 
US Govt prepares arrival of new online privacy strategy 
Apr 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Likely to avoid legislative overhaul.
 
Flaw leaves WhatsApp users open to spying 
By Tim Ring | Apr 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Latest in a line of bugs.
 
Zuckerberg decries NSA's fake Facebook server malware 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
US Government actions damage everyone's future.
 
Cyber spying campaign dubbed 'The Mask' uncovered 
Feb 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Researchers find origins in Spanish-speaking nation.
 
U.S. judge rules NSA phone tapping lawful 
By Jonathan Stempel | Dec 29, 2013 | Comment Now 
Supreme Court likely for Civil Liberties Union case.
 
Inside Huawei and Cisco's ceasefire 
Let's not mention the whole government backdoor thing, agreed?
 
NSA planned to spy on Australia 
By Darren Pauli | Nov 22, 2013 | Comment Now 
Breach 'common understanding' not to spy.
 
British spies used fake LinkedIn, Slashdot pages to tap telco 
 
Obama orders curbs on NSA spying on UN headquarters 
Oct 30, 2013 | Comment Now 
Follows Merkel phone tapping backlash.
 
US citizens rally against mass surveillance 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 28, 2013 | Comment Now 
Growing outrage over surveillance of European allies.
 
Smart TVs a spying portal for hackers, researcher finds 
By Darren Pauli | Oct 24, 2013 | Comment Now 
Don't keep your TV in the bedroom, consumers warned.
 
Russians eavesdrop WiFi, phone comms during Olympics 
 
Russia to eavesdrop on all Olympic communications 
 
Google loses court appeal over Street View privacy 
By Jonathan Stempel | Sep 12, 2013 | Comment Now 
Judge refuses exemption from Wiretap Act.
 
US NSA tapped into Google's network: report 
Sep 10, 2013 | Comment Now 
Brazilian oil firm also targeted.
 
Yahoo! reveals frequent Australian govt data requests 
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