It appears that Barack Obama will become known for his internet wiretapping laws.
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and Washington DC based Friends of Privacy have hit out at the ease with which US authorities can access data in the cloud, and elsewhere.
Frank Abagnale Jr, arguably one of the most famous American conmen of all time, believes Facebook has made life easier for fraudsters across the world.
The FBI attempted to get data on more than a thousand Google accounts last year without a warrant, Google has revealed.
The hacking group Team GhostShell, which is affiliated with Anonymous, has released information online relating to 1.6 million government, military and industry accounts.
Google's reported to be developing a malware scanner for Google Play - with excellent timing, as the FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) has just issued a warning about increasing levels of malware targeting Android phones.
The FBI says it's busted a secret procurement network disguised as a Texan company and exporting high-tech electronics to the Russian military.
Self-styled Anonymous spokesman Barrett Brown has been arrested at his apartment and taken into FBI custody.
The FBI has denied claims by hacking group AntiSec that it snaffled millions of device IDs from an agent's laptop.
Hacking group AntiSec has released more than a million Apple Unique Device Identifiers (UDIDs), claiming it swiped them from an FBI agent's laptop.
If you're reading this, then you're OK - but, today, many people around the world will have a nasty surprise.
A New Zealand judge has ruled that the search warrants against Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom were invalid, and that data shouldn't have been handed to the FBI.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is reportedly in the process of forming a "secretive" surveillance unit in Quantico, Virginia.
A New Jersey mayor has been arrested for allegedly hacking a website that was calling for him to be recalled.
The FBI has reportedly asked a number of Internet companies for their tacit support of a controversial proposal that would require firms like Facebook to code back doors for government surveillance.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) recently raided the apartment of Barrett Brown, an unofficial, self-appointed Anonymous spokesperson.
Hundreds of thousands of computer users around the world are in danger of losing their internet connection this summer, thanks to a global malware infection.
The Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre has issued a warning about scammers who claim that a user's PC is associated with child porn, and demand money to fix the problem.
The FBI has arrested an Ohio resident suspected of participating in two recent Anonymous attacks against law enforcement websites in Utah.
The FBI and other US government agencies have reportedly licensed the game engine behind a number of popular FPS titles including Batman: Arkham City, Mass Effect 3 and Infinity Blade.