Jun 11, 2013 The use of government contractors involved in surveillance work has grown tremendously since 9/11. How big is this business?
Jun 11, 2013 The number of private sector employees with government security clearance has rapidly grown in recent years. So what does having a government security clearance get you, financially and otherwise?
Jun 11, 2013 Former surveillance contractor Edward Snowden is on the run, but how does a fugitive finance life on the lam?
Jun 11, 2013 Do you care if the government knows who you're talking to on Facebook and when? Whom you're emailing? If so, why? If not, why not?
Jun 11, 2013 The government began using the so-called “Hadoop” software for data collection, even after launching a $16 billion project to come up with its own way to manage 'big data.'
Jun 10, 2013 Edward Snowden, a 29-year-old private intelligence contractor has revealed himself as the NSA leaker. How did he get access and what does it say about our intelligence apparatus?
Jun 10, 2013 The source of information leaks is getting harder to hide. Can whistleblowers do anything to cover their tracks?
Jun 10, 2013 The furor over U.S. Internet surveillance could hit transatlantic trade. A senior European lawmaker says the revelations could potentially derail plans for a U.S.-EU free trade deal.
Jun 7, 2013 New revelations show the federal government’s spying program isn’t contained to just telecommunications giant Verizon.
Jun 7, 2013 The National Security agency is tapping the servers of nine large U.S. tech companies, including Google, Apple, Yahoo, and Facebook, according to new reports.