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Smartphones can be hacked with just one text: Edward Snowden

American whistleblower Edward Snowden. Photograph: Andrew Kelly/Reuters Britain secretly obtained vast amounts of communications data from Pakistan to identify terrorists by hacking into routers......

US whistleblower Edward Snowden joins Twitter

Fugitive US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden has opened an account on the social network website Twitter. His opening tweet was: “Can you hear me now?” In his profile, Snowden......

Britain pulls out spies as Russia, China crack Snowden files

China and Russia have cracked the over one million encrypted files leaked by fugitive US whistleblower Edward Snowden, forcing Britain to withdraw its spies from live operations in ‘hostile......

China demands US stop spying, explain Snowden espionage claims

Expressing concern over revelations by whistleblower Edward Snowden alleging that the NSA spied on Chinese leaders and businesses, China on Monday demanded that the US explain the facts and stop......

Data leaks made US, world more secure, says Snowden

Edward Snowden, the American National Security Agency whistleblower whose unprecedented leak of top-secret documents led to a worldwide debate about the nature of surveillance, insisted on Monday......

Which smartphones do Obama, Putin, Cameron use?

After Edward Snowden* revealed that US agencies monitored phones of the world leaders; every country is ensuring that the phones of its important officials are secured against hacking and......

Snowden fallout: Predictions for Internet users in 2014

The fallout of revelations made by National Security Agency’s whistleblower Edward Snowden has been huge, says's Vicky Nanjappa. In 2014, as a result of Edward Snowden’s......

Most wanted in India: Ethical hackers!

Hackers have begun to emerge from the shadows of suspicion, says Dhruv Munjal. IMAGE: Ankit Fadia has written books on cyber-security yet yet his own site has been hacked at least nine times.......

US tech industry appeals to Obama to keep hands off encryption

Top US tech companies are warning the Obama administration against imposing new policies that the companies say would weaken increasingly sophisticated encryption systems designed to protect......

US threatened Yahoo with huge fine over surveillance

The US government in 2008 threatened to fine Yahoo Inc $250,000 a day if it failed to turn over customer data to intelligence agencies, according to documents unsealed on Thursday. The documents......

FIFA presidential election: Who is voting for whom and why

Prince Ali is standing against Sepp Blatter in Friday's election and although Blatter is strongly favoured to win UEFA members to back Jordan's Prince Ali as FIFA president Jordanian Prince......
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UC Browser has over 50% market share in India

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The Tor Project seeks broader public support through a crowdfunding drive

Even online anonymity and privacy need a crowd of sorts--crowdfunders, to be specific. The Tor Project recently kicked off a crowdfunding drive ,... ...
Tor Turns To Crowdfunding To Lessen Its Dependence On Government Money

Tor, the network thatfacilitates hidden communications and secure Internet activity, has begun accepting donations in a move aimed at lessening its... ...
How Much Privacy Is Too Much?

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