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Euro Data Chief: security is no excuse for flaky privacy

Privacy vs security is a contradiction in terms, according to the European Data Protection Supervisor Giovanni Buttarelli who has been reaffirming his opposition to encryption backdoors.

Scammers exploit EU cookie law

European cookie law might sound delicious but it's being hijacked by cyber-criminals

'Unethical and illegal' Facebook criticised for tracking visitors

Facebook privacy is once again in question with researchers finding that the social networking giant tracks all visitors, including those who do not have a user account.

UK Safari users able to sue Google over privacy

Courts tell Safari users they can sue Google over cookie privacy violation, considered ironic given Google's support for combatting government surveillance.