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Facebook’s security chief on the Snowden effect


Facebook chief security officer Joe Sullivan’s job is all about keeping users safe. But, thanks to the revelations from former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, that’s increasingly meant focusing on keeping user’s data from the prying eyes of governments,

Swiss govt tightens computer security amid NSA spying concerns

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Citing worries about foreign surveillance efforts, the government of Switzerland has ordered tighter control methods on its own computer and phone technology systems in order to prevent Swiss communications from being monitored. The Swiss Federal Council, a seven-member committee that

Hackers sue Merkel & entire German govt over NSA spying


Europe’s largest association of hackers has filed a criminal complaint against the German government for aiding foreign spying by NSA and GCHQ, and violating the right to citizens’ privacy, basing their case on leaks by whistleblower Edward Snowden. The Chaos