ComputerCOP is Fake Internet Safety Software

ComputerCOP is a popular piece of software that is marketed as an Internet safety program. But when an EFF web developer and staff technologist analyzed the software’s security features, they found that it is actually just spyware. Local police and … Continue reading

The Dangers of Digital Spying with IMSI Catchers

The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) has pointed out that a big threat to phone and Internet privacy is a lack of support. Digital privacy has many advocates, but the international battle against digital spying needs as many people as it … Continue reading

Cryptography Backdoors Undermine User Security

Apple’s iOS 8 is out with data encryption for users, and Google’s encrypted Android L is expected soon. Apple and Google both announced that their newest devices would come with encryption technology. US law enforcement officials have been having tantrums … Continue reading

Is an Internet Bill of Rights for Privacy Feasible?

Tim Berners-Lee still defends the Internet, even decades after its birth. He now advocates a new Magna Carta for the online world. He says that it makes online privacy feasible and is a step towards regaining freedom. The Internet should … Continue reading