CNBC's Eamon Javers reports FBI Director James Comey took aim at Apple and Google over personal privacy and national security issues.» Read More
Count former President Bill Clinton among those who are skeptical of the new Obama administration plan to give up Internet oversight authority.
Kara Swisher, Re/code co-executive editor, discusses how attendees reacted to Edward Snowden's video conference at South by Southwest Interactive.
Fugitive whistleblower Edward Snowden tells SXSW that his leaks actually improved U.S. security by exposing vulnerabilities.
Former NSA contractor Edward Snowden and NSA whistleblower spoke via video conference to the attendees of South by Southwest Interactive, reports CNBC's Josh Lipton.
Fugitive NSA contractor Edward Snowden spoke today to the South by Southwest conference in Texas. He spoke remotely from Russia.
Fugitive whistleblower Edward Snowden will take part in a panel discussion on the security of digital communications at SXSW at 12 p.m. EDT.
Former Secretary for the Department of Homeland Security Michael Chertoff, discusses risks to the retail sector as consumers use mobile devices more and more.
Even as cybersecurity professionals try to fight cybercrime, they can't help but admire hackers' intelligence.
In the wake of a cybersecurity firm reporting 360 million stolen credit cards are being sold on the black market, CNBC's Eamon Javers details the "dark web," the network for cybercrime. Javers also comments on the NSA privacy debate taking place within the industry.
A San Francisco gathering of cybersecurity professionals is underscoring the divide in their community over the NSA. A look at the turmoil.
Start-ups with names like "Kaggle," "Evolv" and "HaystaqDNA" are trying to extract insights about the world in ways not possible before.
Edward Snowden, the contractor at the center of the NSA controversy, deserves credit for starting a debate, Eric Schmidt told CNBC on Friday.
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.
The president also announced that communication providers will be allowed to share more information about the government's data requests.
Obama will say Friday he has decided that the government should not hold bulk telephone metadata.
President Obama could unveil his decision on spying on foreign leaders and restricting NSA access to Americans' phone records as early as next week.
Julian Richards, co-director at the Centre for Security and Intelligence Studies, highlights the "very complicated picture" created by Edward Snowden's revelations, ahead of his expected appearance at the European Parliament.
Should Edward Snowden be given a plea bargain? The New York Times is calling for clemency for the former NSA contractor, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
Ralph Shrader, Booz Allen Hamilton CEO, discusses former employee Edward Snowden and the impact the negative press had on its business. Shrader also weighs in on the challenges of potential defense cuts.
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) provides insight on his advocacy for privacy amid efforts in national security.