It's relatively easy to hack into a phone's microphone and listen remotely - just ask the UK government.
Hacks and phishing attacks are on the rise. We've asked privacy experts for the tricks they use to stay safe online.
The band has performed an online Houdini in advance of its ninth album – but it’s harder than it looks.
Intelligence services also admit they collect personal data on people "unlikely to be of interest" to national security.
Gove implies that we’re “all in this together” against cumbersome, futile red tape. It turns out that isn’t quite true.
The Investigatory Powers Bill seeks to legitimise powers already used by police and security services. Labour's refusal to fully question its aims is a mistake.
Using magnifying glasses, they peered at the phones of passerby.
Ransomware, the war on the password and why you are your phone’s worst enemy.
New Statesman staffers are apparently harbouring secret interests in alligators, DNA, and infiltrating the monarchy.
In short: it was written by people who "do not know how the internet works".
Or: who can see my browsing history?
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