Thanks to a three-decade-old executive order, researchers say, Fourth Amendment protections against warrantless domestic surveillance may not be as strong as first thought.
The National Security Agency sent out a mysterious coded tweet Monday, which has since been deciphered.
Newly released documents leaked by Edward Snowden reveal that the NSA isn't just collecting data -- it's also got a custom search engine to carry out the task.
A new report out of Germany cites the Edward Snowden documents in saying that the GCHQ spied on German Internet companies. It also offers more info on US monitoring of Germany's chancellor.
The latest report based on leaks by Edward Snowden has it that the NSA hacked into the servers of a Chinese router company that had itself been accused by the US of potentially aiding government espionage.
The government agency known for its secretive surveillance tactics is opening academic cybersecurity training centers in five US universities.
David Huerta says it's a reminder that the rules of math "are more powerful than the rules of even the most powerful states."
In 9 out of 10 cases, account holders in a cache of intercepted communications were not the intended targets, according to the Washington Post.
The federal Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board calls the program "effective," but recommends some improvements.
While former NSA head General Keith Alexander lambasted Edward Snowden for putting US security at risk, Vice Admiral Michael S. Rogers says the leaks don't mean "the sky is falling."