Apple Logs Your iMessage Contacts — and May Share Them With Police

Apple Logs Your iMessage Contacts — and May Share Them With Police By Sam Biddle Apple promises that your iMessage conversations are safe and out of reach from anyone other than you and your friends. But according to a document obtained by The Intercept, your blue-bubbled…

The Democratization of Censorship

The Democratization of Censorship By BrianKrebs John Gilmore, an American entrepreneur and civil libertarian, once famously quipped that “the Internet interprets censorship as damage and routes around it.” This notion undoubtedly rings true for those who see national governments as the principal threats to free…

Google Retreats on Some Allo Privacy Promises

Google Retreats on Some Allo Privacy Promises By Michael Mimoso Google released its smart messaging app called Allo, but a decision to log chats indefinitely has privacy advocates worried. September 21, 2016 at 07:13PM via Threatpost | The first stop for security news http://ift.tt/2cL1kHn

If You Build A Censorship Machine, They Will Come

If You Build A Censorship Machine, They Will Come By Mitch Stoltz If you have the power to censor other people’s speech, special interests will try to co-opt that power for their own purposes. That’s a lesson the Motion Picture Association of America is learning…