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cellphone California enacts strong new online-privacy law as debate continues on national version
It's one of the toughest privacy laws in the country.
With Safe Harbor pact dead, consumer groups push for greater online privacy
But will negotiators hear their concerns?
american and european flags transmitting bits of data European court throws out U.S.–E.U. data-sharing pact over NSA surveillance
This could have major consequences on both sides of the pond.
illustration of a  key made with data House speaker candidates Kevin McCarthy and Jason Chaffetz disagree on encryption
One candidate vehemently opposes backdoors in encryption. The other...not so much.
Surveillance cameras on French flag France moves closer to passing controversial surveillance law
France's constitutional court struck down parts of a prior surveillance law, so lawmakers are trying again.