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FTC plans mobile security event for June 4

One-day event isn't intended to produce new regulations, but instead highlight "emerging mobile security threats and trends."

By Feb. 22, 2013

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DOJ to let tech companies speak out about NSA data collection

Following President Obama's call for transparency as part of a sweeping NSA reform, the Department of Justice says tech companies like Google and Apple will have more freedom to disclose government data requests.

By Jan. 27, 2014

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Hate robocalls? FTC hopes these guys have an answer

Agency awards $50,000 in cash prizes as it turns to the private sector for help eradicating long-running annoyance of the technology era.

By Apr. 2, 2013

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Justice Department looking into Target data breach

US Attorney General Eric Holder says his office is working to find the perpetrators, as well as anyone using the stolen data.

By Jan. 29, 2014

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HTC settles with FTC over software security vulnerabilities

HTC agrees to settle a complaint filed against it for its allegedly lax security practices that may have put millions of smartphone users at risk.

By Feb. 22, 2013

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Brightest Flashlight Android app slammed for lying to users

One of Android's most popular and highly rated apps has been sharing user location and ID data without their consent, according to a US regulator.

By Dec. 6, 2013

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SpyEye malware inventor pleads guilty to bank fraud

Aleksandr Panin is the alleged mastermind behind 1.4 million computers being infected with malicious software that's capable of stealing users' credit card and banking information.

By Jan. 28, 2014

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Liberty Reserve co-founder pleads guilty to money laundering

Vladimir Kats, a co-founder of the Costa Rica-based online currency company, pleads guilty to several charges in US federal court.

By Oct. 31, 2013

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Aaron's computer rental chain settles FTC spying charges

The rent-to-own computer company settles a complaint that accused it of secretly taking Webcam photos of users in their homes and recording keystrokes of Web site login credentials.

By Oct. 22, 2013

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Android app pirates plead guilty to copyright infringement

The Justice Department makes its first ever conviction against counterfeit mobile app distributors. The men that ran the AppBucket Web site reportedly distributed more than one million copyrighted apps.

By Mar. 24, 2014