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  • Terrorist surveillance a numbers game Friday, 4 Dec 2015 | 7:41 AM ET
    Terrorist surveillance a numbers game

    There are 700,000 people on the U.S. terror watch list, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers, with a look at the difficulty in tracking terrorist activity.

  • Rep. Himes: Keeping America safe Friday, 4 Dec 2015 | 6:44 AM ET
    Rep. Himes: Keeping America safe

    Rep. Jim Himes, (D-Conn.), discusses government safety measures and protecting citizens against terrorist attack.

  • Why government backdoor to encryption is a bad idea Wednesday, 2 Dec 2015 | 11:10 AM ET
    Why a government backdoor to encryption is a bad idea

    Re/code Editor Walter Mossberg discusses the tricky issue of increased intelligence for defense agencies and technology companies wanting to protect personal security for its users.

  • Dec 1- A cyber attack on digital toymaker VTech Holdings Ltd exposed the data of 6.4 million children, the company said on Tuesday, in what experts called the largest known hack targeting youngsters. Security experts said they expected the size of the breach would prompt governments to scrutinize VTech and other toymakers to review their security.

  • Dec 1- A cyber attack on digital toymaker VTech Holdings Ltd exposed the data of 6.4 million children, the company said on Tuesday, in what experts called the largest known hack targeting youngsters. Security experts said they expected the size of the breach would prompt governments to scrutinize VTech and other toymakers to review their security.

  • Tracking terrorists while protecting privacy: Pro Wednesday, 18 Nov 2015 | 11:26 AM ET
    Tracking terrorist while protecting privacy: Pro

    Shane McGee, FireEye chief privacy officer, discusses the delicate balance between privacy issues and security concerns on the Internet.

  • Anxiety sweeps France Wednesday, 18 Nov 2015 | 11:03 AM ET
    Anxiety sweeps France

    Rachel Donadio, New York Times correspondent, talks about French reaction in the aftermath of the Paris terror attacks.

  • Privacy will hit tipping point next year: Study Monday, 9 Nov 2015 | 8:35 AM ET
    Cyber security data privacy

    A new Forrester report predicts privacy will hit a tipping point in 2016.

  • The winners in 2016's mobile revolution: Forrester Monday, 9 Nov 2015 | 8:08 AM ET
    Mobile phone

    Forrester predicts the mobile revolution will accelerate in 2016. Who are the winners?

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 20- Republican proposals to improve U.S. auto safety came under fire on Tuesday from federal regulators, who warned that proposed changes to current rules would erode consumer safety and give automakers control over the public disclosure of safety recalls. In written testimony submitted to the House Energy and Commerce Committee, officials...

  • Galen Marsh, who worked in Morgan Stanley's private wealth management division, entered the plea in federal court in Manhattan, according to court records. While improperly accessing the client information, Marsh was in talks about landing a new job with two Morgan Stanley competitors, the documents said. In January, Morgan Stanley said up to 10 percent of its...

  • For India's largest lingerie e-tailer, privacy pays Thursday, 17 Sep 2015 | 9:41 PM ET
    Holiday shopping

    Discretion is paying off for India's largest online lingerie retailer Zivame with higher sales and $40 million in funding from investors.

  • Strangers can now sext you: How to stop them Friday, 14 Aug 2015 | 2:30 PM ET
    Strangers can now sext you: How to stop them

    Here are three easy steps to protect yourself from 'cyber flashing.'

  • Facebook un-friends intern who exposed app flaw Thursday, 13 Aug 2015 | 7:04 PM ET
    A screen of Marauders Map app showing location of user.

    His big break ended before it began when he took it too far for Facebook.

  • A real problem for cybersecurity Thursday, 13 Aug 2015 | 6:42 AM ET
    A real problem for cybersecurity

    A new investigative piece on TheStreet.com reveals some potential flaws in Vanguard's brokerage account cybersecurity. Susan Antilla, TheStreet Foundation has the details.

  • Securing Wall Street's instant messages Friday, 31 Jul 2015 | 2:26 PM ET
    Securing Wall Street's instant messages

    Communication platform Symphony launches in September. CNBC's Mary Thompson spoke to David Gurle, Symphony founder and CEO, about the security of data on its services.

  • New messaging system for financials Friday, 31 Jul 2015 | 10:24 AM ET
    New messaging system for financials

    When communication platform Symphony launches in September, many firms just might jump in, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson.

  • Regulating for the Internet age Wednesday, 22 Jul 2015 | 11:35 AM ET
    Regulating for the Internet age

    Yorgen Edholm, CEO of Accellion, discusses privacy laws and how the U.S. government can access European data held on U.S. servers.

  • Company leaves NY after 'BitLicense' Thursday, 11 Jun 2015 | 1:51 PM ET
    Benjamin Lawsky, superintendent of the New York State Department of Financial Services.

    One digital currency firm is leaving New York, saying it needs to take a "moral and ethical stand" against a new state law.

  • A search engine that doesn't track your information Thursday, 11 Jun 2015 | 11:28 AM ET
    A search engine that doesn't track your information

    DuckDuckGo is an Internet search engine that emphasizes protecting searchers' privacy and avoiding the filter bubble of personalized search results. Gabriel Weinberg, DuckDuckGo CEO, discusses.