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Apple is sharing your face with apps. That’s a new privacy worry.

Poop that mimics your facial expressions was just the beginning. It’s going to hit the fan when the face-mapping tech that powers the iPhone X’s cutesy “Animoji” starts being used for creepier purposes. And Apple just started sharing your face with lot...

Facial recognition is tracking customers as they shop in stores, tech company says

Retailers are using facial recognition to collect data about customers as they shop in stores, according to an IT company with insight into the space. “One of the big things brick-and-mortar retailers are getting into now is knowing their customers ̷...

Massive US military social media spying archive left wide open in AWS S3 buckets

Three misconfigured AWS S3 buckets have been discovered wide open on the public internet containing ...

Tiny device will detect domestic drones

Worried about drones spying on you? Soon, a device might be able to send you text and email alerts t...

Russian hackers accused of spying on hotels guests

Hackers linked to Russian military intelligence were behind a cyber-espionage campaign targeting inf...

Is Alexa spying on us? We’re too busy to care — and we might regret that

Washington. It’s an experience every computer or smart phone user has had. After downloading new...

Iranian spy service threatening, blackmailing global media outlets

Iran’s clandestine spy network has been threatening and blackmailing scores of journalists, ev...

Spying on students: school-issued devices and student privacy

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Students and their families are backed into a corner. As students across the Unite...

APT group leverage Gazer backdoor to spy on embassies and consular operations

Security researchers at ESET have spotted a new cyber espionage campaign targeting embassies and ...

Is Alexa spying on us? We’re too busy to care and we might regret that

Washington – It’s an experience every computer or smart phone user has had. After downloadi...