BitLicense Will Allow Bitcoin Spying in New York

The authorities in New York want BitLicense, a license that will allow Bitcoin spying by the state. New York state will spy on everyone who uses Bitcoin by the powers that BitLicense gives them to force Bitcoin services to require … Continue reading

Australians are Fighting Data Retention Laws

Governments of all kinds throughout history have incited fear in their people. They are supposed to provide a stable foundation, but can’t help doing this because of their greed for power. Their goal is not to uphold the rights of … Continue reading

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