Tor's famous for anonymizing your Internet activities and infamous for being a pain to use. Debuting at Black Hat, the Tortilla tool smooths out some of the global network's rough edges.
Devise a fake you that is close enough to the real you for friends to recognize, but that doesn't disclose personal information to strangers.
Latest secret documents provided by Edward Snowden and published by Guardian show that National Security Agency has been trying to break through online anonymity provided by popular tool.
The National Security Agency uses a bit of jiu-jitsu to turn the structure of Web ad networks against people who run Tor to remain anonymous.
Under pressure from regulators in Europe, Google is drastically shortening the amount of time it retains users' Internet Protocol addresses, from 18 months to 9 months.
Online storefront provided order forms and accepted various forms of payment, including PayPal and Western Union, according to an unsealed indictment.
Charles Schumer and Joe Manchin are urging the U.S. attorney general to go after the peer-to-peer currency, also a favorite among hackers, in connection with the Silk Road online marketplace.
A security app for iPhones and iPods has been yanked by Apple after its developer shared information about commonly used user-created passwords.
Documents obtained in a Freedom of Information Act request by CNET News show the FBI has used a secret form of spyware to get the goods on suspects.
Facebook Places and other services that let you post your current location may share info with third parties who can track you in the real world.