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D.C. insiders say foot-dragging by some Silicon Valley firms is making it harder to protect American companies from cyberattacks in real time.
The largest SIM-card maker in the world was hacked by the NSA and GCHQ, The Intercept reported Thursday.
Some big tech names were missing from President Obama's cybersecurity event on Friday.
The National Security Agency dropped hundreds of pages worth of surveillance reports just before Christmas Eve.
Microsoft won the software game by selling its Windows suite to the biggest companies. Scott Guthrie's job is to reach some of the smallest.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports FBI Director James Comey took aim at Apple and Google over personal privacy and national security issues.
FBI Director James Comey warned that new encryption procedures from Apple and Google could lead to "a very dark place."
Companies must be increasingly watchful of security failings at their smaller-sized vendors, a point of particular focus for cyberattacks.
Meet the man leading the NSA's recruiting efforts through a program targeting students as young as eighth grade.
The new, post-Edward Snowden smartphone is the first that will disrupt American spying, the New York Times reports.
Government demands for user information in criminal cases rose 15 percent in the first half of 2014, Google said.
The U.S. government threatened Yahoo with a $250,000-per-day fine in 2008 if it did not hand over user data, declassified documents reveal.
Raj Samani, CTO and VP for McAfee EMEA, discusses the rise of cybercrime after a new report from the Center for Strategic and International Studies said it is currently costing the world more than $445 billion a year.
CNBC contributor Jon Steinberg, discusses Marc Andreessen's comments that Eric Snowden is a traitor, not a patriot. Steinberg says Snowden is providing a service, but has gone too far.
He also tells CNBC the secrets Snowden has revealed have hurt Silicon Valley, and President Obama is doing nothing to help.
NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden says the government can spy on you, but experts say hackers seeking your financial data is still a bigger threat.
CNBC's Eamon Javers has the details from Edward Snowden's first American interview with NBC's Brian William where he defends his disclosure of the U.S. government's use of surveillance programs to spy on its own people.
Carlo Gallo, director of Enquirisk, says global companies could view U.S. technology firms with increasing mistrust due to alleged links with the National Security Agency.
Saying it is a "fair concern," NSA leaker Edward Snowden tells NBC News why he's in Russia.
In an exclusive NBC News interview, Brian Williams asks NSA leaker Edward Snowden why he is in Russia.