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  • Defending Apple: Gen. Hayden

    America is more safe with end-to-end encryption, says former NSA Director Gen. Michael Hayden, discussing the politics of privacy and why the nation is safer without back doors.

  • Apple CEO Tim Cook.

    Tim Cook's standoff with officials marks his evolution to one of the most outspoken corporate execs, The New York Times Reports.

  • Streams of binary code being transmitted

    A report calls into question the legitimacy of Fourth Amendment lawsuits regarding NSA data collection, the New York Times reports.

  • President Barack Obama signs the budget bill in the Oval Office of the White House December 18, 2015 in Washington, DC.

    Unlike an earlier version, the new law allows authorities to use digital information without regard to timeliness.

  • YouTube Facebook Twitter

    Alphabet's YouTube, Facebook and Twitter on fighting ISIS and terrorists with the government and law enforcement.

  • cell phone use robocalls

    Two experts disagreed Monday on whether the NSA needs mass phone data collection to thwart terror plots.

  • After the Senate passage of CISA, we turned to the Cyber Threat Alliance for some perspective on the bill.

  • A frame grab made from AFPTV footage of Edward Snowden.

    On Tuesday, Twitter got yet another high-profile addition when Edward Snowden sent out his first tweet.

  • John McAfee

    Just when you thought you'd heard all you could possibly hear from John McAfee ... there's more. He's running for president.

  • A Chinese flag blows in the wind in front of Google Inc.'s offices in Beijing, China.

    The senior official says the private emails of "all top national security and trade officials" were targeted, NBC News reports.

  • China spying on U.S. targets

    A secret NSA map shows nearly 700 Chinese cyber attacks on U.S. economic and government targets. - NBC News Exclusive

  • Tim Cook

    In criticizing Silicon Valley Internet companies, Apple CEO Tim Cook is going after some of the iPhone's top developers.

  • President Barack Obama

    The newly signed 'USA Freedom Act' will leave the bulk storage of phone conversations to telecom companies, NBC News reports.

  • Acting NSA head steps down

    CNBC's Eamon Javers has the latest details of an internal government investigation on security failures at dozens of the nation's busiest airports.

  • Ex-NSA general counsel: Sunset of Patriot Act will be bad

    Stewart Baker, partner at Steptoe & Johnson and former General Counsel at the National Security Agency, says the expiry of surveillance programs will hamper the investigation of potential spies.

  • NSA spy program ends for now: What it means

    Alastair Newton, senior political analyst at Nomura, discusses news that the U.S. House of Representatives has voted to end the National Security Agency's (NSA) surveillance of American citizens.

  • Synack founders Mark Kuhr (left) and Jay Kaplan

    The brainchild of former National Security Agency agents, this company combines the best of human knowledge and tech to fight hackers.

  • NSA data collection illegal

    A Federal appeals court has ruled the National Security Agency program which collects information on billions of telephone calls made or received is illegal, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Appeals Court: NSA phone records program illegal

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the latest news regarding the National Security Agency's phone records program.

  • Rand Paul NSA webcam blocker

    Rand Paul, who just declared a presidential run, boasts a store that offers everything from a beverage koozie to an "NSA spy cam blocker."