Government surveillance — this is just the beginning
Privacy researcher Christopher Soghoian sees the landscape of government surveillance shifting beneath our feet, as an industry grows to support monitoring programs. Through private companies, he says, governments are buying technology with the capacity to break into computers, steal documents and monitor activity — without detection. This TED Fellow gives an unsettling look at what's to come.
5 ways to keep your data safe
While there's not much we can do to stop hackers from stealing the data we entrust to companies, there are a few easy steps we can all take to reduce harm from these breaches. Christopher Soghoian explains.