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Beyond Google: Everything you need to know about the dark web

The dark web, or darknet, as it is commonly known, is a dangerous part of the internet that not only sounds sinister but has contributed to a death and arrests in Utah. For most, this shadowy netherworld is a source of fear. Becoming educated and aware, howeve...

Backdoor found in enterprise software used by banks, tech, and energy companies

A group with possible links to Chinese hackers has managed to break into the servers of NetSarang — a South Korean software maker — and has hidden a backdoor in the company’s software packages. According to Kaspersky Lab researchers, who spotted th...

Russia declares “state of war now exists”: orders “Masterchain” destruction of America

An apocalyptic sounding new report released in the Kremlin today by the Security Council (SC) affi...

Monstrous ransomware cyber-attacks: world’s security has fallen

A huge Ransomware cyber-attacks blow the countries all across the globe. Almost 45000 attacks have r...

Why now is the time to end warrant-less wiretapping

As former NSA contractor Edward Snowden revealed to the world in 2013, the U.S. government routinel...

Saving face: Facebook wants access without limits

When Chicago resident Carlo Licata joined Facebook in 2009, he did what the 390 million other users...

Forget the smartphone, tablet and computer. It’s all about microchips

One technology company is already in the future offering its employees microchip implants that can b...

NSA signal-surveillance success stories

These slides contain excerpts from an April 2013 National Security Agency presentation detailing sig...

How the NSA is tracking people right now

Documents obtained by The Washington Post indicate that the National Security Agency is collecting ...

Ex-MI5 boss: People ask, why didn’t you follow all these people … on your radar?

The one constant in life is change, it has been going on since the dawn of time. But the key thing i...