A filing cabinet broken into in 1972 as part of the Watergate burglary, beside a computer server that Russian hackers breached during the 2016 presidential campaign, both now in the basement of the Democratic National Committee’s headquarters in Washington. Photograph: Justin T Gellerson/The New York Times

When special agent Adrian Hawkins of the FBI called the Democratic National Committee in September 2015 to pass along some troubling news about its c(...)

Edward Snowden speaks via video link during a conference at University of Buenos Aires law school, Argentina. Photograph: Marcos Brindicci/Reuters

Norway’s supreme court has rejected Edward Snowden’s request for a legal guarantee that would allow him to collect an award in the Scandinavian countr(...)

There are more reasons than ever to understand how to protect your personal information. Major hacks seem ever more frequent. Investigators believe th(...)

Three new faces in the Trump administration are US Representative from Kansas Mike Pompeo, retired lieutenant  general Michael Flynn, and Senator Jeff Sessions. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

US president-elect Donald Trump has continued to build his new administration with the appointment of three prominent supporters to key roles. Mr Tru(...)

 Donald Trump greets supporters at a rally  in Ocala, Florida, on Wednesday, during which he urged voters to read the messages “released by Wikileaks”. Photograph: Gerardo Mora/Getty Images

In the final weeks of a dizzying US presidential campaign, Donald Trump is suddenly embracing an unlikely ally: The document-spilling group Wikileaks (...)

Hundreds of millions of Yahoo accounts were allegedly scanned as part of the FBI/NSA surveillance operation.

What’s Yahoo done now? Fresh on the heels of the revelation that some 500 million Yahoo accounts had been compromised, the company is facing an even (...)

The Yahoo campus in Sunnyvale, California. It is not known what information intelligence officials were looking for, only that they wanted Yahoo to search for a set of characters. Photograph: Noah Berger/Reuters

Yahoo Inc last year secretly built a custom software program to search all of its customers’ incoming emails for specific information provided by US i(...)

Edward Snowden speaking via video link during a news conference in New York City last week. The Washington Post said he should show himself “willing to go to jail for [his] beliefs”. Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

The Washington Post has stunned many people in the United States, including a large section of the country’s journalistic community, by coming out aga(...)

 Edward Snowden speaks via video link at a news conference for the launch of a campaign calling for President Obama to pardon him on September 14th, 2016. Germany’s foreign intelligence agency’s activities were exposed by leaks by Mr Snowden. Photograph: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Germany’s foreign intelligence agency (BND) illegally collected and stored masses of data from innocent German citizens who were unwittingly dragged (...)

A file image from earlier this year of Edward Snowden speaking  via remote at a research conference at the MIT Media Lab in the US.  Photograph: The New York Times

The US whistleblower Edward Snowden has attacked his Russian protectors by criticising the Kremlin’s human rights record and suggesting its officials(...)

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