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According to a new report from Bit9 - security vendor with a focus on defending against advanced persistent threats (APT) - there is a one in four chance that downloading an Android app from the official Google Play market could put you at risk.
www.pcworld.com/article/2013524/study-finds-25-percent-of-android-apps-to-be-a-security-risk.html
 1260    53     Wednesday, February 6, 2013    # privacy # abuse # mobile
Justice Department agreed to issue "2511 letters" immunizing AT&T and other companies participating in a cybersecurity program from criminal prosecution under the Wiretap Act, according to new documents obtained by the Electronic Privacy Informa...
news.cnet.com/8301-13578_3-57581161-38/u.s-gives-big-secret-push-to-internet-surveillance
 633    42     Thursday, April 25, 2013    # privacy # freedom # government
The video calling service Skype recently made a change to how it routes calls. Calls now are routed by Microsoft- or Skype-owned computers.
edition.cnn.com/2012/07/24/tech/web/skype-surveillance/
 1031    33     Wednesday, July 25, 2012    # privacy # mobile # spyware
Any device connected to the Internet such as a computer, smart phone or tablet could soon have its Web history logged and retained for up to two years by telecommunications companies for law enforcement purposes.
www.smh.com.au/it-pro/government-it/web-snooping-plan-a-step-closer-to-reality-20120508-1y9vr.html
 1578    29     Tuesday, May 8, 2012    # government # privacy # democracy
Following the SOPA/PIPA uproar that splashed across the Internet earlier this year, we now have another cyber-security bill that threatens American Web browsing privacy, the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act, otherwise known as CISPA.
news.yahoo.com/why-cispa-worse-sopa-135749655.html
 1445    29     Monday, May 21, 2012    # privacy # censorship # freedom
This video discusses how the microchip is taking over society in all our everyday activities and warns of the coming necessity to have a microchip implant if one wants to function normally in society.
www.youtube.com/embed/LgHjx28z5eg
 1129    29     Sunday, July 27, 2014    # microchip implant # privacy # freedom
Secret files show scale of Silicon Valley co-operation on Prism, Outlook.com encryption unlocked even before official launch, Skype worked to enable Prism collection of video calls, Company says it is legally compelled to comply.
www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/jul/11/microsoft-nsa-collaboration-user-data
 1607    28     Saturday, July 13, 2013    # spyware # privacy # freedom
The Amazon Kindle is an ebook reading computer that poses very serious dangers to society. When you purchase a Kindle, you are subject to Amazon's Digital Restriction Management (DRM), a system designed to take away rights you would typically hav...
www.defectivebydesign.org/amazon-kindle-swindle
 1358    24     Sunday, October 23, 2011    # DRM # ebooks # privacy
Unfortunately, the terms under which FB claims to have done this set a terrible precedent for our future - for our control over the software we use to interact with each other, for control over our data and for our privacy.
www.fsf.org/facebook
 995    20     Monday, January 17, 2011    # Facebook # privacy
DRM will give Apple and their corporate partners the power to disable features, block competing products (especially free software) censor news, and even delete books, videos or news stories from users' computers without notice.
www.defectivebydesign.org/ipad
 785    20     Sunday, October 23, 2011    # DRM # privacy