Electronic Frontier Foundation

Facial recognition bill falls flat in California legislature


A state Assembly committee stopped a bill allowing companies and government agencies to use the controversial surveillance technology without consent.

Two Virginia.gov subdomains were hijacked for e-book scams


Virginia's technology agency took down two neglected websites after discovering they'd become fraudulent storefronts.

Map reveals more than 2,700 surveillance cameras in San Francisco


The civil-liberties group Electronic Frontier Foundation obtained the locations of cameras used across San Francisco as the city contemplates its use of surveillance technology.