The next version of Android, due out before the end of 2014, will encrypt all devices by default.
Google's new Android encryption policy is great, but you don't necessarily need to wait for an OS update to protect your data from investigators, be they government snoops or someone you know.
One in three applications request excessive permissions, and privacy information is inadequate in 85 percent of them, a study found
Instagram and Grindr stored images on their servers that were accessible without authentication
Whether you're storing old tax returns or the occasional naughty photo, some files deserve some extra security. Here's how to keep them private.
The company detailed progress in its ongoing investigation into the incident that led to publication of celebrities' private photos.
The group that claimed responsibility for the PlayStation DDoS attack also diverted the flight of a Sony executive with a fake bomb scare.
Mobile applications often don't warn users before a call is made, which a developer says could be abused
Two researchers will show at Defcon how a Dropcam could turn into a Trojan horse
Signal is compatible with RedPhone, its Android sibling, and scrambles voice calls placed via the iPhone.