Democratic presidential candidate tells tech companies they need to help track down terrorists but stops short of calling for weaker encryption. It's a balancing act between security and privacy.
Industry groups representing Apple, Google and many others say they're firmly opposed to any policy that would undermine technology that helps ensure users' privacy.
This is the second breach at the company in the last 12 months. TalkTalk acknowledges that some of its data wasn't protected by encryption.
Police are holding a 15-year-old boy for questioning in connection with last week's cyberattack on the UK broadband provider.
The companies, along with security experts, say President Obama should protect user data, putting them in direct competition with the country's top law enforcement officials that may want access to that data.
Already available as an option, the new default encryption will ensure that your Bing searches and results will be protected from prying eyes, including advertisers.
An updated privacy page from the iPhone maker details how it tries to safeguard your privacy with each of its offerings, from Apple Pay to iCloud.
A draft of the country's encryption policy would have made it mandatory for residents to keep all encrypted data, which includes Gmail and WhatsApp, for 90 days.
CNET editor Dong Ngo shows you a quick way to roll back to your previous version of Windows if you just completed an in-place upgrade to Windows 10. Or, if you're completely happy with Windows 10, how to regain the storage space occupied by the previous Windows' files.
Tech companies say that user data requested by the government is encrypted and therefore inaccessible. But the government doesn't like that response.