United Arab Emirates Says It Doesn't Hack Dissidents or Journalists
But news reports continue to suggest that ex-NSA hackers are helping the country hack and surveil its citizens.
Whistleblower Exhibition Exposes Surveillance Age Vigilantes
A Danish exhibition showcases multimedia work about vigilantes like Chelsea Manning, Julian Assange, and Edward Snowden.
I Got Tracked by Ai Weiwei's Drones and Here's What Happened
Ai, Jacques Herzog, and Pierre de Meuron staged a creepily prescient installation at the Park Avenue Armory.
Round Two: WannaCry Ransomware's Global Attack Has Started Again
Ransomware that emerged from a dump of alleged NSA exploits has quickly learned from its mistakes.
They're Back: The Shadow Brokers Release More Alleged Exploits
In their new post the NSA hackers pointed specifically to President Trump, and recent political events.
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Yahoo Reportedly Spied on Millions of Users' Emails for the Government
Last year, the company allegedly complied with a government directive asking it to search through every incoming user email for specific information.
The USB Manicure Puts Data at Your Fingertips
Nail art gets a conceptual makeover with this DIY manicure from Nadja Buttendorph and Aram Bartholl.
Joseph Gordon-Levitt Explains Why He’s the Perfect Person to Play Snowden
The star opens up about 'Snowden,' patriotism, and his family's longstanding awareness that the government isn't always doing as it seems.
Laura Poitras' First Solo Show Makes the Surveillance State Visible
"Astro Noise," which opens today at the Whitney Museum of American Art, marks the "CITIZENFOUR" filmmaker's first ever solo museum exhibition.
'Little Sister's Watching, Too': Surveillance Art and the Ethics of Looking
The show features 14 works from artists, like Trevor Paglen and James Bridle, that explore the intersections of surveillance agencies and operations with civic rights and privacy.
Every Breath You Take, Every Move You Make, this Site's Watching
Benjamin Grosser’s new site serves as a reminder that when you read the web, the web’s also reading you.
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How Scared Should I Be of the NSA?
Most of the time, I don't give a shit that the government is spying on me. Turns out, I probably should.