The impact of US National Security Agency and other surveillance programs on EU citizens' privacy and media freedom and the lack of democratic oversight of these programs were the key concerns voiced by MEPs and key journalists on Thursday, in the first of a series of hearings on alleged spying by the US and EU countries.
The Federal Trade Commission filed a complaint against medical testing laboratory LabMD claiming that in two separate incidents, LabMD collectively exposed the personal information of approximately 10,000 consumers.
Hacker collective Anonymous has apparently leaked a file which supposedly contains personal details of every employee of the US Federal Reserve Bank - names, job titles, email addresses, phone numbers, and more.
Users of popular password manager LastPass have been advised to update to the latest version of the software, which incorporates a patch for a recently discovered bug that could allow attackers to retrieve stored LastPass passwords.
NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden has been granted temporary asylum in the Russian Federation and has left the transit zone of Moscow's Sheremetyevo airport, RT reports.
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