Nov 202015

Wicked Local reports: The Massachusetts Senate passed a variety of pieces of legislation covering veterans, public education and social media privacy. […] S.2034: An Act Relative to Social Media Privacy Protection, prohibits any public or private institution providing elementary, secondary or higher education from requiring a student or applicant to [Read More…]

Nov 192015
 November 19, 2015  Govt, Online, Surveillance No Responses »

Devin Coldewey reports: Carnegie Mellon University issued a statement Wednesday describing as “inaccurate” reports that it received a $1 million payment from the FBI to hack Internet anonymity service Tor. The accusation arose from the Tor Project itself; Tor obfuscates its users’ Internet traffic by passing it along a network of carefully [Read More…]