• May 28- MasterCard Inc, the world's second largest debit and credit card company, said it was extending its zero liability policy in the United States to include all PIN-based and ATM transactions. Zero liability protection means the account holder will not be held responsible for unauthorized transactions.

  • Power Rundown: The iHome     Tuesday, 27 May 2014 | 1:50 PM ET

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen, Morgan Brennan and Dominic Chu, look at today's "Power Lunch" stories, including news Apple is taking over the home.

  • Facebook gives users more power over privacy Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 1:52 PM ET
    New Facebook privacy alert

    Facebook announced that posts from new users will only be shared with their "friends" unless they change the default settings and choose "public."

  • Advice for online consumers     Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 1:28 PM ET

    EBay says 145 million user records have been breached. CNBC.com consumer reporter Kelli B. Grant, shares two stories, including the smartest ways to protect your data online.

  • Airbnb to comply with NY AG: Report     Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 10:40 AM ET

    Airbnb and the New York Attorney General have reached an agreement over privacy, reports CNBC's Brian Sullivan.

  • WASHINGTON, May 19- Sprint Corp will pay $7.5 million to settle allegations that it failed to spare consumers from unwanted telemarketing calls, U.S. communications regulators said on Monday.

  • Privacy: Who has your back?     Friday, 16 May 2014 | 11:05 AM ET

    Which tech companies do you trust when it comes to privacy? CNBC's Jon Fortt and Kara Swisher, Re/code co-executive editor, discuss a new study from the "Electronic Frontier Foundation" that measured more than 2 dozen companies.

  • Google getting search removal requests: Source Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 6:39 PM ET

    Google received take-down requests after Europe's top court ruled that subjects have the 'right to be forgotten,' a source said.

  • WASHINGTON/ SAN FRANCISCO, April 29- The White House will lay out ideas this week for protecting U.S. consumers' privacy in an era in which the ubiquitous use of computers and mobile phones provides a constant data feed on individuals.

  • Jimmy Wales, founder of Wikipedia, says the revelations of spying by the U.S. National Security Agency is a "huge scandal" and the government is "out of control".

  • Privacy groups to US: stop Facebook, WhatsApp deal Thursday, 6 Mar 2014 | 4:19 PM ET
    WhatsApp on phone with facebook logo

    Privacy advocates have asked US regulators to halt Facebook $19 billion acquisition of messaging service WhatsApp.

  • Sandberg: 'Lean In's' next big challenge     Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 8:24 AM ET

    Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg and CNBC's Julia Boorstin discuss what companies must do to understand the barriers facing women in the workplace.

  • COO: Facebook's biggest Madison Ave challenge     Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 7:21 AM ET

    Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg and CNBC's Julia Boorstin discuss how her company plans to personalize marketing and keep teen users.

  • Facebook's Sandberg on main apps and privacy     Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 6:23 AM ET

    Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg explains how her company plans to expand its app business while maintaining privacy for users.

  • Advertisers know they can buy ads on Facebook and get great returns, says Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook COO, talking with CNBC's Julia Boorstin about the company's plans to grow their advertising business and protect consumer privacy.

  • Countdown to Sochi: Cybersecurity worries     Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 2:51 PM ET

    NBC News Richard Engel reports from Sochi, saying many facilities are being built last minute. Also, Engel provides insight into the surveillance at the Olympics.

  • Data protection has become a "selling argument" highlights Viviane Reding, European Commission vice president, as negotiations between U.S. and European leaders for online privacy regulations begin.

  • Justice Dept. accuses USIS of fraud     Thursday, 23 Jan 2014 | 1:38 PM ET

    A look at internal emails from federal government contractor USIS, which performs background checks for security positions within the government, with CNBC's Eamon Javers. The Justice Department alleges some background investigations were fraudulent.

  • Providing real-time cybersecurity ratings     Wednesday, 22 Jan 2014 | 11:20 AM ET

    Stephen Boyer, BitSight Technologies co-founder, explains how BitSight is transforming how companies manage information security risk with objective, evidence-based security ratings.

  • President Obama outlines NSA reforms     Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 11:58 AM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers provides highlights from President Obama's address about changes in the National Security Agency's surveillance program.