Surveillance Facial recognition complicates vote for women in Afghanistan

The first female founder of an Afghan political party has urged the country to rethink the use of facial recognition …

Surveillance Mass surveillance fears as India readies facial recognition system

India is preparing to install a nationwide facial recognition system in an effort to catch criminals and find missing children. …

Surveillance The fashion statement against surveillance

Top designers wrapped up London Fashion Week, making their way to Paris to grab the world's attention with their lavish …

China Trade talks seen as unlikely to mend U.S.-China divide

U.S. and Chinese officials will restart trade talks at the end of this week, but any agreement the world's largest …

Surveillance Telegram moves to protect identity of Hong Kong protesters

Telegram, a popular encrypted messaging app, will allow users to hide their telephone numbers to protect identity. This is to safeguard …

Google Google kicks out 7 stalker apps that enjoyed 130,000 installations

Google has removed seven "stalker apps" from its Play Store after security researchers at Avast warned that the apps were …

China Chinese hackers targeted global telecommunications providers for years

Security researchers have revealed that Chinese threat actors were possibly behind a large-scale cyber attack targeting global telecommunications providers in …

China Chinese border guards installing spyware on tourists' smartphones

An alarming new report has revealed that Chinese border guards are forcibly installing a surveillance app on smartphones owned by …

News MI5 transgressed Investigatory Powers Act while handling citizen data

New documents have emerged that substantiate allegations that MI5, the UK's domestic counter-intelligence and security agency, may have breached various …

Podcast Should we fear Huawei?

Why has the US banned the use of Chinese company Huawei’s technology? To what extent is Huawei a security threat? …

Threats The consequences of ‘datafying’ children 

Deral Heiland, IoT Research Lead, Rapid7 explains why we need to think seriously about the privacy and safety concerns that internet connected …

Threats NUUO’s global video surveillance software featured zero-day vulnerability

NUUO, a popular Global Video Surveillance Software firm, recently announced a comprehensive security upgrade for NUUO NVRsolo, NVRsolo Plus and …