Edward Snowden Inspired Increased Privacy

Edward Snowden Inspired Increased Privacy

A short year after Snowden released the NSA’s secret tactics for intelligence gathering, Internet giants have started to implement their new security increases. Many of the internet’s big names, including; Google, Yahoo, Microsoft, AT&T, Verizon, and Facebook have recently revealed the increased security tactics that have been months in the making. The whistleblower Edward Snowden […]

Obama NSA Overhaul to End Bulk Data Collection Still Ambiguous

Obama NSA Overhaul to End Bulk Data Collection Still Ambiguous

Word is circulating today around the new proposal from the Obama administration that will overhaul the mass collection of data by the National Security Agency. In a legislative proposal that is claimed to have far-reaching changes for the current NSA data collection program, the goal is to limit the collection of data to individuals who […]

Google Blocks NSA From Gmail Messages

Google Blocks NSA From Gmail Messages

Google is taking a stand to protect its customers by blocking the National Security Agency (NSA) from reading any Gmail messages. It is just the first company to improve its encryption to protect the privacy of users, but others are expected to follow suit. Yahoo is expected to introduce extra encryption by the end of […]