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loopholes

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Petraeus e-mail affair highlights U.S. privacy law loopholes

Because of the wording of an obscure 1986 federal law, the former CIA director -- and the rest of Americans -- receive less privacy protection than we would for love letters stored under a mattress.

By Nov. 14, 2012

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AutoStart worm news: loopholes and DELDB

AutoStart worm news: loopholes and DELDB

By Aug. 10, 1998

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Some states broaden distracted-driving laws, but tech loopholes remain

Lawmakers need to be more specific when it comes to enacting mobile communication and driving laws to prevent loopholes.

By Mar. 8, 2011

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Odds and Ends: iPod Software 1.2 Closes Loopholes;

Odds and Ends: iPod Software 1.2 Closes Loopholes;

By Aug. 12, 2002

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EA hacked to steal your Apple ID

Hackers have targeted EA, the people behind Titanfall, FIFA 14 and Battlefield 4, to try and steal your Apple ID and credit card details.

By Mar. 19, 2014

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Will.i.am goes wearable and the S5 arrives in CNET UK Podcast 384

As the Samsung Galaxy S5 and the Gear smartwatches hit shops, rapper Will.i.am is showing off his own secret wearable tech. Plus we bid a fond farewell to Windows XP, and find out how Game of Thrones has broken the Internet -- again.

By Apr. 11, 2014

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Woz: Snowden is a hero and Apple is the purest of all

Speaking at CeBit in Germany, Apple's co-founder says he understands why some think Edward Snowden is a traitor, but he's not one of them. Moreover, he believes Apple is the purest of all the tech companies.

By Mar. 14, 2014

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IRS remains mum on taxpayers' e-mail privacy rights

The IRS is not answering questions about internal documents showing the agency believes Americans have "generally no privacy" in their e-mail, Facebook chats, and Twitter direct messages.

By Apr. 15, 2013

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Apple owes France $6.5 million in unpaid taxes

The company neglected to pay 5 million euros on royalty taxes related to iPads sold in France in 2011, says a French organization for authors, composers, and music publishers.

By Jun. 3, 2013

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Texter found guilty of vehicular homicide

Massachusetts sets legal precedent by convicting a driver of vehicular homicide for causing a fatal distracted driving accident.

By Jun. 6, 2012