Privacy & Surveillance
Weakness in digital communications systems allows security to be bypassed, leaving users at risk of being spied on.
by Bruce Schneier
by Al Jazeera Investigative Unit
by Simon Boazman
Privacy & Surveillance10 Apr 2017 11:24 GMT
Al Jazeera investigation reveals how spyware vendors trick trade sanctions and export restrictions on 'grey market'.
Privacy & Surveillance10 Apr 2017 11:22 GMT
Undercover investigation exposes inner workings of spy equipment companies selling to clients from sanctioned countries.
Privacy & Surveillance29 Mar 2017 09:36 GMT
The ruling means that internet providers will no longer need permission to market customers’ web-browsing history.
Opinion21 Mar 2017 08:09 GMT
The latest CIA leak proves that state actors no longer get to decide who can be privy to information stamped 'secret'.
Opinion10 Mar 2017 11:52 GMT
Revelations about CIA's extensive hacking arsenal may push governments around the world to pursue similar exploits.
Opinion19 Jan 2017 15:37 GMT
President Barack Obama set a precedent with a fierce crackdown on whistle-blowers.
United States14 Dec 2016 11:26 GMT
Staff of Google and Twitter among signatories of letter pledging not to aid president-elect's data collection plan.
Germany14 Dec 2016 10:25 GMT
In a place where government surveillance raises the spectre of a totalitarian past, some fear rights are being violated.
Opinion04 Dec 2016 09:12 GMT
Social media made the Syrian revolutionary movement less resilient and more exposed to regime brutality.
Opinion02 Dec 2016 09:40 GMT
Snowden's revelations didn't preclude the passing of the most invasive surveillance law in the UK.
Science & Technology01 Dec 2016 07:46 GMT
Experts warn expansive new surveillance laws and lax attitudes threaten civil liberties and expose new vulnerabilities.
Opinion28 Nov 2016 08:19 GMT
With Trump's presidency, Edward Snowden may be compelled to leave Russia the way he entered it.
Opinion24 Nov 2016 10:23 GMT
Some regulation of the internet is in order, but Pakistan's cybercrime law goes too far.
Opinion15 Nov 2016 10:38 GMT
Canada might have a strong tradition of free press, but that has not stopped Canadian police spying on journalists.
Opinion08 Nov 2016 13:21 GMT
How and why Russia has been intensifying surveillance of activists, journalists and opposition figures.
by Bruce Schneier
by Andrew Mitrovica
by Sana Saleem
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