French Spyware Executives Are Indicted for Aiding Torture

Earlier this week, French authorities indicted four former executives of the surveillance firm Nexa Technologies, formerly…

All the ways Amazon tracks you and how to stop it

Jeff Bezos has a hidden weapon: your data. While Amazon’s retail empire is built on a…

A Bug in the Android Google App Put Privacy at Risk

You hopefully already know that you should use a privacy browser. But privacy search engines have…

A New Tool Wants to Save Open Source from Supply Chain Hacks

Russia’s historically destructive NotPetya malware attack and its more recent SolarWinds cyberespionage campaign have something in…

The Cl0p Bust Shows Exactly Why Ransomware Isn’t Going Away

On Wednesday, as United States President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin prepared to meet…

DuckDuckGo’s Quest to Prove Online Privacy Is Possible

Founded in 2008, DuckDuckGo is best known for its search engine. Which means that it has…

Apple Says It’s Time to Digitize Your ID, Ready or Not

If you’ve ever scanned a digital boarding pass directly from your phone at airport security, you…

All the New Privacy Features Coming to iOS and macOS

As it does every year, Apple has used its Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) to show off…

Google Won’t Kill the URL After All

This week marked the arrival of Amazon Sidewalk, a mesh network that enlists your Echo and…

What You Should Know About Voilá, the Latest Viral Selfie App

After more than a year of living online, you’d be forgiven if the line between reality…