|Spammers Target Victims by Phone
If you use an Internet-connected smartphone, touch tablet, e-reader, notebook, laptop or desktop computer you care about cybersecurity and online privacy. One topic: SMS text-messaging spam.
|Yahoo, Apple Disclose Data Requests
Following disclosures from Microsoft and Facebook, Yahoo and Apple have released information on thousands of requests they have received for user data related to criminal and national security investigations.
|Prism's Secret: Bigger Data Seizure
The revelation of the NSA's Prism program, which seizes records from Internet companies, has touched off the latest round in a decade-long debate over what limits to impose on eavesdropping.
|Samsung Offers Tiny, Superfast SSDs
Solid-state drives are continuing their march forward. On Monday, Samsung Electronics announced it has started to mass produce the first PCI-Express 3.0 SSDs for the new wave of Ultrabooks.