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EFF, Lookout uncover Dark Caracal spy group

A new threat actor named Dark Caracal working out of a building operated by the Lebanese General Directorate of General Security (GDGS) has been identified as being behind cyber-attacks hitting victims in more than 20 nations.

Sparks fly over Google student data collection

Privacy Advocate, the Electronic Frontier Foundation have called out Google for breaching an agreement the company signed declaring it would not collect the data of students who used Google products.

EFF seizes deceptive website used for high-level phishing attacks

Electronic Frontier Foundation wins control of fake .org website which may have been under the control of the Russian APT28 group.

EFF tells ICANN working group to make privacy a priority

The Electronic Frontier Foundation reiterated Wednesday to a working group at the Internet Corporation for Assignment of Names and Number that it "must make user privacy a central tenet of any new registration data system."