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China cyber-espionage threatens U.S., advisory group warns

In its 2012 report, the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission urges Congress to fully investigate China's cyber-espionage campaigns.

By November 14, 2012


Find out (some of) what one big data broker knows about you

Leading data broker Acxiom's free AboutTheData.com service offers a glimpse of the ad-targeting information the company has collected about you. But opting out of targeted ads may not be so simple.

By September 14, 2013


Chinese hackers said to wage cyberwar on The New York Times

Unusual activity was seen in the paper's computer systems during a probe on China's prime minister. The Times then discovered that the corporate passwords for every employee had been stolen.

By January 30, 2013


Google's spy case: Not the first, nor the last

Corporate spying is an unfortunate fact of life for U.S. corporations, which have seen a surge in attacks from Chinese perpetrators in the last several years.

By January 19, 2010


U.N. could tax U.S.-based Web sites, leaked docs show

Global Internet tax suggested by European network operators, who want Apple, Google, and other Web companies to pay to deliver content, is proposed for debate at a U.N. agency in December.

By June 7, 2012


U.N. takeover of the Internet must be stopped, U.S. warns

A U.N. summit later this year in Dubai could lead to a new international regime of censorship, taxes, and surveillance, warn Democrats, Republicans, the Internet Society, and father of the Internet Vint Cerf.

By May 31, 2012


Hackers reportedly behind U.S. government satellite disruptions

A government report says brief interferences with two Earth-monitoring satellites in recent years could be the work of hackers.

By October 27, 2011


Internet 'kill switch' bill gets a makeover

Senate "cyberemergency" bill returns, with critics saying tweaks still don't safeguard civil liberties and could lead to Internet takeover.

By February 18, 2011


Report: Canadian cyberattack traced to China

A recent cyberattack launched against the Canadian government apparently stemmed from China, according to CBC News.

By February 17, 2011


Internet 'kill switch' bill will return

Controversial bill handing president power over privately owned computer systems during "national cyberemergency" will return this year.

By January 24, 2011