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Facebook could face billions in potential damages as court rules facial...

Facebook is facing exposure to billions of dollars in potential damages as a federal appeals court on Thursday rejected Facebook’s arguments to halt a...

Trueface raises $3.7M to recognise that gun, as it’s being pulled,...

Globally, millions of cameras are in deployed by companies and organizations every year. All you have to do is look up. Yes, there they...

New flaws in 4G, 5G allow attackers to intercept calls and...

A group of academics have found three new security flaws in 4G and 5G, which they say can be used to intercept phone calls...

3D-printed heads let hackers – and cops – unlock your phone

There’s a lot you can make with a 3D printer: from prosthetics, corneas, and firearms — even an Olympic-standard luge. You can even 3D print...

Lawmakers say Amazon’s facial recognition software may be racially biased and...

Amazon has “failed to provide sufficient answers” about its controversial facial recognition software, Rekognition — and lawmakers won’t take the company’s usual silent treatment...

Five years and one pivot later, Trueface emerges with a promise...

Shaun Moore and Nezare Chafni didn’t initially intend to develop a new standalone facial recognition technology, when they first got started developing the technology...

Mark Klein’s Fight Against Surveillance

Mark Klein has been fighting the fight for privacy way before it was popular to do so. And he is still fighting against the...

In a court filing, Edward Snowden says a report critical to...

An unexpected declaration by whistleblower Edward Snowden filed in court this week adds a new twist in a long-running lawsuit against the National Security...

Apple CEO Tim Cook says ‘weaponization’ of user data is surveillance

(Reuters) — Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook said on Wednesday customer data was being “weaponized with military efficiency” by companies to increase profit. Cook, speaking...

Apple’s Tim Cook makes blistering attack on the “data industrial complex”

Apple’s CEO Tim Cook has joined the chorus of voices warning that data itself is being weaponized again people and societies — arguing that...