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The foreign relations and defense commission of Brazil's lower house has authorized an official trip by legislators to go to Moscow to interview National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden about spying on Brazil. (Photo by The Guardian via Getty Images)

NSA Revelations Re-frame Digital Life For Some

In Louisiana, the wife of a former soldier is scaling back on Facebook posts and considering unfriending old acquaintances, worried an innocuous joke or long-lost associate might one day land her in a government probe. In California, a college student encrypts chats and emails, saying he’s not planning anything sinister but shouldn’t have to sweat snoopers. And in Canada, a lawyer is rethinking the data products he uses to ensure his clients’ privacy.

07/22/2013

Brazil's foreign minister said Sunday his government is worried by a report that the United States has collected data on billions of telephone and email conversations in his country and promised an effort for international protection of Internet privacy. should read (JOHAN ORDONEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Brazil Expresses ‘Deep Concern’ At Data Collected From NSA Spying

Brazil’s foreign minister said Sunday his government is worried by a report that the United States has collected data on billions of telephone and email conversations in his country and promised an effort for international protection of Internet privacy.

07/07/2013

The former vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff is under investigation for allegedly leaking classified information about a covert cyber attack on Iran's nuclear facilities, according to media reports.

Retired General Under Investigation For Iranian Cyber Attack Leak

The former vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff is under investigation for allegedly leaking classified information about a covert cyber attack on Iran’s nuclear facilities, according to media reports.

06/27/2013

File photo of the International Space Station.  (Photo by Paolo Nespoli - ESA/NASA via Getty Images)

Spacewalk May Be Needed To Fix Space Station Leak

Two astronauts on the International Space Station are preparing for a possible impromptu spacewalk to work on a leaking coolant line.

05/10/2013

The first lady and the vice president are among the latest public figures to have their private information posted on a mysterious website, and the Secret Service has joined the investigation into the postings that include documents from people ranging from rapper Jay-Z to the head of the FBI.  (Photo credit SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages)

First Lady, VP Biden Added To List Of Public Figures With Private Info Leaked To Mysterious Website

The first lady and the vice president are among the latest public figures to have their private information posted on a mysterious website, and the Secret Service has joined the investigation into the postings that include documents from people ranging from rapper Jay-Z to the head of the FBI.

03/12/2013

File photo of a judge's gavel. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Judge To Begin 5-Day Hearing In Military Leak Case

A military judge in Fort Meade, Md., is beginning a five-day motions hearing for an Army private charged in the biggest leak of classified information in U.S. history.

07/16/2012

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