Symantec researchers are warning about a new, complex cyber espionage tool that has been around for years and that has likely been created and is wielded by a nation state.
The immensely popular Whatsapp instant messenger has the potential to become an even more attractive option for users, as the company has partnered with Open Whisper Systems to implement the latter's TextSecure protocol into their clients.
TRUSTe has agreed to settle Federal Trade Commission charges that it deceived consumers about its recertification program for companyís privacy practices, as well as perpetuated its misrepresentation as a non-profit entity.
Facebook continues with its plan to make the social network's privacy settings easier to understand, and has introduced Privacy Basics.
Most Americans are aware of and worried about government efforts to monitor communications and access their data but, interestingly enough, they still look to the government to protect their personal information by regulating advertizers' use of that data, the most recent Pew Research Privacy Panel Survey has shown.
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