Jun 01, 2010 -Laptops, smartphones, and other mobile devices are increasingly coming equipped with webcams and other sensor devices, according to a new Microsoft study. But such sensors represent a ripe way for hackers to eavesdrop on device owners, the researchers warn.
Mar 25, 2010 -Federal agencies continue to be cited for information security weaknesses, civil liberties advocates urge Supreme Court to recognize privacy right in case before them, and a local court forgoes security upgrade to cut budget--just a sign of the times.
Mar 24, 2010 -A case for splitting the National Security Agency; Pirate attack thwarted with first fatal shooting by private security; a report questions use of prisoner user fees; and the government's cybersecurity system dubbed Einstein 3 to get tested.
Feb 26, 2010 -A company that verifies whether retail and other Web sites adequately secure customers' personal information has agreed to settle charges with the Federal Trade Commission that it misled its customers.