Cookie law crumbles as UK warns it will miss deadline

New EU regulations set to come into force in May could damage businesses' competitiveness, a UK trade body has warned. But never mind - it'll be months before anybody has to comply with the rules.

Firefox plug-in is a cookie snatcher

A Firefox plug-in known as "Firesheep" has been positively identified as a serial cookie sidejacker.

ThoughtCrime protects users from Big Brother Google

Thoughtcrime Labs and The Institute For Disruptive Studies have launched an anonymizing proxy service to protect users from the Lidless Eye of Big Brother Google.