EFF to New York Appellate Court: No Warrantless Searches of Devices at the Border

In a month of court victories for travelers’ digital privacy, EFF continues its legal fight for Fourth Amendment rights at the border. We filed an amicus brief yesterday, along with the ACLU and NYCLU, urging a New York State appellate court to rule that border…

Australia, UK pledge to intensify joint fight against cyber attacks

… intensify their joint fight against cyber attacks coming from state “proxies” amid … call out attacks when they happen. One of the worst attacks on … the attack has never been publicly revealed, although experts believe the attack … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Australia,…

Hearing Monday in Groundbreaking Lawsuit Over Border Searches of Laptops and Smartphones

EFF and ACLU Fight Government’s Move to Dismiss Case Boston – The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) and the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) will appear in federal court in Boston Monday, fighting the U.S. government’s attempts to block their lawsuit over illegal laptop and smartphone…

INDONESIAN STUDENT ARRESTED FOR PURCHASING ECSTASY USING BITCOINS

For some months now, the only certainty about the fight against the use of the dark web is the arrest of culprits every now and then. Although this shows improvement, it still isn’t the way to curb the problem. Meanwhile, the list of active students…

Large ISPs that Orchestrated the Repeal of the Open Internet Order Ask California’s Legislature to Stand Down and Just Let Them Win Already

The fight to protect Internet freedom is coming to California this month as the Senate Energy and Utilities Committee (April 17) and Senate Judiciary Committee (April 24) have scheduled hearings and votes on Senator Wiener’s S.B. 822, comprehensive legislation that would utilize the tools available…

Global Hunger Rising, Artificial Intelligence Can Help

… artificial intelligence, to fight global food insecurity. WATCH: Global Hunger Is Rising — Artificial Intelligence … data, get it to farmers Artificial intelligence can analyze large amounts of … can harness the power of artificial intelligence to help feed the hungry … VISIT THE…

Global Hunger Is Rising, Artificial Intelligence Can Help

… artificial intelligence, to fight global food insecurity. WATCH: Global Hunger Is Rising — Artificial Intelligence … data, get it to farmers Artificial intelligence can analyze large amounts of … can harness the power of artificial intelligence to help feed the hungry … VISIT THE…

Dear Leader McConnell: Don’t pass FOSTA

We have heard that the Allow States and Victims to Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act (FOSTA, H.R. 1865) may be on the U.S. Senate floor this week for a final vote. We are concerned that the U.S. Senate appears to be rushing to pass a…

Video Game Developer Says He Won’t Send a Takedown of a Bad Review, Does So Anyway

Oh what a tangled web we weave when first we get into a Twitter fight with someone who gave our video game a bad review on YouTube. And when we say that we would never send a DMCA takedown for it. And when one mysteriously…

Stop SESTA/FOSTA

The authors of these bills in Congress say they’re designed to fight sex trafficking, but the bills wouldn’t punish traffickers. They would threaten legitimate online speech. Online platforms are enabled by a law referred to as Section 230. Section 230 protects online platforms from liability…