The view from the top of IT with TechWorld Editor Rohan Pearce
A growing number of SaaS providers offer secure encryption log-in to Dropbox and other cloud storage vendors, meaning even they can't access the data you store. And neither can the government.
By Lucas Mearian | 16 May, 2013 09:55
A U.S. Senate committee has approved legislation that would give more privacy protection from government surveillance for data stored in the cloud.
By Grant Gross | 25 April, 2013 16:34
The Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA), a controversial cyberthreat information-sharing bill, will be debated on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives this week, despite continued opposition from some privacy and digital rights advocates.
By Grant Gross | 15 April, 2013 20:47
U.S. lawmakers need to make significant changes to a controversial cyberthreat information sharing bill because the legislation could be used to give federal intelligence agencies backdoor wiretapping powers, the Center for Democracy and Technology said.
By Grant Gross | 03 April, 2013 20:08
A group of U.S. lawmakers has introduced legislation that would require law enforcement agencies to get court-ordered search warrants before obtaining a suspect's mobile phone location or GPS data, instead of using prosecution-issued subpoenas.
By Grant Gross | 21 March, 2013 18:23