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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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Researchers discover database with 2M stolen login credentials

The database contains stolen usernames and passwords associated with Facebook, Twitter, Google, Yahoo, and more.

By December 4, 2013

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MongoHQ scrambles to address major database hack

After users' hashed passwords, e-mail addresses, and other information is exposed in a security breach, the cloud-based hosting service neutralizes the attack and works to prevent future incidents.

By October 29, 2013

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DEA supplied with access to vast database of AT&T phone records

Project Hemisphere, which was detailed in slides supplied to The New York Times, included access to phone logs dating back 26 years.

By September 2, 2013

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Syrian Electronic Army hacks into Viber database

Instead of seeing the support page for the popular messaging app, users see a banner that says, "Dear All Viber Users, the Israeli-based 'Viber' is spying and tracking you."

By July 23, 2013

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FCC approves Google's 'white space' database operation

The database will allow unlicensed TV broadcast spectrum to be used for wireless broadband.

By June 30, 2013

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Google tackles child pornography with new database

Google is tackling child pornography on the Internet with a new database that collects information on abusive pictures.

By June 17, 2013

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NSA has backdoor access to Internet companies' databases

Apple, Microsoft, Yahoo, Facebook, and other large tech companies let the National Security Agency search through confidential customer data, according to the Washington Post.

By June 6, 2013

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CISPA permits police to do warrantless database searches

Amendment was shot down that would have required warrants before police could peruse shared information for any evidence of hundreds of different crimes.

By April 18, 2013

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Obama threatens veto of CISPA database-sharing bill

White House veto threat says CISPA does not protect Americans' privacy adequately, raising the chances that the bill is doomed this year.

By April 16, 2013