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cyber-snooping

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Survey: Businesses snooped on by ex-employees, IT staff

A new Cyber-Ark survey finds many IT pros believe their companies are being snooped on more frequently, with some of the snooping being done by IT itself.

By July 8, 2010

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Researchers find data leaks in Instagram, Grindr, OoVoo and more

Private messaging isn't so private, say University of New Haven researchers who found Android apps transmitting and storing unencrypted images, chats, screenshots and even passwords.

By September 8, 2014

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US Homeland Security data possibly stolen in cyberattack

​In what "has all the markings of a state-sponsored attack," government contractor US Investigations Services reveals the probable theft of government employees' personal information.

By August 6, 2014

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China accuses US of 'large-scale' cyberspying

A new report from China claims that US "spying operations penetrate every corner" of the country, according to Reuters.

By May 27, 2014

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Hackers taunt Skype: 'Stop spying on people!'

The Syrian Electronic Army targets the public faces of Skype, hacking messages to its blog and to its Twitter and Facebook accounts.

By January 1, 2014

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Microsoft to fight Internet snooping with stronger crypto

Likening government surveillance to malware, Microsoft's general counsel says the company is taking steps to protect the privacy of online communications.

By December 4, 2013

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NSA claims it 'touches' only 1.6 percent of Internet traffic

In an unsigned document, the agency says that its communications data collection is comparable in scope to a "dime on a basketball court."

By August 11, 2013

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Companies fear cybercrime more than insider threats

External cybercrime is likely to pose a greater danger to many companies than insider threats over the next few years, according to Cyber-Ark survey of IT staff and top executives.

By April 15, 2011

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Jettison NSA phone database, panel tells Obama

Ending the NSA's massive phone database is just one recommendation in a report from the White House's surveillance review panel.

By December 18, 2013

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Hawaiian politician backs away from Web dossier law

A state legislator who proposed requiring Internet providers to record every Web site their customers visited is now backing away from the idea.

By January 26, 2012