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DuckDuckGo Grew 55% in 2017 with over 15M Private Searches a Day | NETWORKFIGHTS.COM

Spread the love As we start 2018, we’re proud to look back on a banner year for DuckDuckGo: 55% growth in daily private searches, $400,000 in donations to privacy organizations, new major partnerships with Samsung and Brave, and a lot of privacy education, all in…

Privacy is Mainstream | NETWORKFIGHTS.COM

Spread the love A few months ago, we published research showing significant privacy actions are now mainstream. We’ve now done some follow-up research to further define this group of people who currently care deeply enough about their online privacy to take significant actions to try…

16.1.18 Dark Web and Cybercrime Roundup | NETWORKFIGHTS.COM

Spread the love Darknet Vendor ‘DutchKings’ Sentenced to Seven Years Netherlands law enforcement arrested, in November 2016, one drug dealer suspected of running the Agora vendor account “DutchKings.” The police actually arrested two suspects, 24-year-old Brandon M. and 26-year-old Kim van H. However, only Brandon…

Korea In The Crosshairs | NETWORKFIGHTS.COM

Spread the love Cisco Blog > Threat Research Threat Research This blog post is authored by Warren Mercer and Paul Rascagneres and with contributions from Jungsoo An. This article exposes the malicious activities of Group 123 during 2017. We assess with high confidence that Group 123 was responsible for…

Stop the Senate from Extending NSA Spying | NETWORKFIGHTS.COM

Spread the love Many were shocked to learn that the U.S. indiscriminately vacuums up the communications of millions of innocent people – both around the world and at home – through surveillance programs under Section 702, originally enacted by the FISA Amendments Act. This warrantless,…

Tell Congress to Reinstate the Open Internet Order | NETWORKFIGHTS.COM

Spread the love The FCC’s 2015 Open Internet Order was a huge victory for Internet users. Thanks to the millions of us who spoke up for a free and open Internet, we won essential net neutrality protections. Those protections are about to disappear. Despite overwhelming…

Keep Safe Harbors Safe | NETWORKFIGHTS.COM

Spread the love January 16, 2018 Keep Safe Harbors Safe Dear Copyright Office, As Internet users, website owners, and online entrepreneurs, we urge you to preserve and strengthen the Digital Millennium Copyright Act safe harbors for Internet service providers. In particular, we urge the Copyright…

Privacy is Mainstream | NETWORKFIGHTS.COM

Spread the love A few months ago, we published research showing significant privacy actions are now mainstream. We’ve now done some follow-up research to further define this group of people who currently care deeply enough about their online privacy to take significant actions to try…

The Burr bill would extend NSA warrantless surveillance for 8 years. | NETWORKFIGHTS.COM

Spread the love Since 2013, when former NSA contractor Edward Snowden exposed broad, domestic spying by the U.S. government, the public and its representatives have learned a great deal about the intelligence community’s surveillance regime. We have learned about the breadth of NSA surveillance programs,…

The Public Domain Starts Growing Again Next Year, and It’s About Time | NETWORKFIGHTS.COM

Spread the love We’re taking part in Copyright Week, a series of actions and discussions supporting key principles that should guide copyright policy. Every day this week, various groups are taking on different elements of copyright law and policy, and addressing what’s at stake, and…

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