"is calling on all stakeholders... to safeguard consumer finances and reduce their chances of becoming victims of identity theft- America's fastest-growing crime," the White House said in a statement. Home Depot Inc, Target Corp, Walgreen Co and Wal-Mart Stores Inc will be rolling out secure chip and PIN-compatible card terminals in all their stores, most by...» Read More
The agency has exploited its data to create sophisticated graphs of some Americans’ social connections.
Police officers wearing video cameras has raised privacy concerns and practicality gripes. NBC News reports.
With Obamacare looming, businesses may look to offer employees healthy-living incentives and track them, said John Sculley, co-founder of Misfit Wearables and former Apple CEO.
Smart home start-up Control4 began trading on the Nasdaq today. Its CEO Martin Plaehn discusses how it ensures safety for customers.
Twitter is under increasing pressure from governments around the world to release user's private information, with requests rising 40 percent in the first six months of the year.
Is President Obama putting enough pressure on Russia to get Snowden back to the U.S.? Rep. Eliot Engel, (D-NY) says he would tell "President Obama not to go to Russia" next month, and also discusses the House passing new sanctions on Iran's oil exports.
CNBC's Eamon Javers offers insight on his conversation with NSA chief Keith Alexander, and what's likely next for Edward Snowden after being granted a 1 year visa to stay in Russia.
National Security Agency chief Keith Alexander faced a hostile crowd as he spoke out about the damage of Edward Snowden's leaks. CNBC's Eamon Javers has the details.
License plate recognition technology developed for law enforcement and embraced by the auto repossession industry is being opened to wider use through a private Florida company.
There was a lot of talk among media moguls yesterday at the Allen & Company conference about Steve Ballmer's plan to realign Microsoft, immigration reform and the NSA's Prism controversy, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX) discusses why lawmakers are concerned about Google Glass.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the White House believes Edward Snowden is currently in Russia, and White House Press Secretary Jay Carney says the release of Snowden from China hurts the country's relations with the U.S.
Harvey Pitt, former SEC chairman, discusses a change in procedures at the SEC and whether it will result in more cases going to trial.
Andrew Mclaughlin, Senior Vice President, at Betaworks says that the Snowden episode has evoked more people to question the boundaries of government surveillance.
Don Clark, a former FBI special agent, and George Gilder, author of "Knowledge and Power," discuss a terror plot targeting the NYSE that was thwarted by the NSA's surveillance program. With CNBC's Eamon Javers.
DuckDuckGo CEO Gabriel Weinberg says web traffic on his search engine, billed as an alternative to Google that doesn't store your private information, surged 33 percent after the NSA news broke. Weinberg discusses the model of his search engine, and how the company makes money.
The FBI claims the government's surveillance program actually stopped a plot to bomb the NYSE, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers. Ben Willis, Albert Fried and Company; Matt Cheslock, Virtu Financial; and CNBC's Bob Pisani, react.
Details have been revealed about a plot to blow up the NYSE that was thwarted by the NSA's surveillance program, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest details on the investigation into the NSA surveillance program, saying an NYSE terror plot was foiled. CNBC's Bob Pisani, and Niall Ferguson, Harvard economist, discuss.