Kaspersky Lab discovered Desert Falcons, a cyber-espionage group targeting high profile organizations and individuals from Middle Eastern countries.
Owners of Samsung SmartTVs that use its Voice Recognition feature to control the device should be aware that everything they say in front of their smart television set may end up in the hands of third parties.
In the post-Snowden world, the term "warrant canary" - indicating a method used by some communications service providers to let their users know that they have not been served with a legal and secret government request for user data, access to their servers, etc.
After NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden shared the documents he exfiltrated from the agency with select journalists, the revelations that stemmed from them have mostly focused on the spying and surveillance capabilities and actions of the US NSA and the UK GCHQ.
As part of a Harvard computer science symposium, Bruce Schneier had a public conversation with Edward Snowden.
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