Slashdot Items Tagged "eff"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @12:05PM NSA Wants To Dump the Phone Records It Gathered Over 14 Years
Thursday January 07, 2016 @09:38AM Malvertising Campaign Used a Free Certificate From Let's Encrypt
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @08:48AM Tor Hires Former EFF Chief As Executive Director
Friday December 04, 2015 @07:55AM Google Calls Out EFF Over Claims That It Snoops On Students With Chromebooks
Thursday December 03, 2015 @03:16PM Let's Encrypt Is Now In Public Beta
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @12:53PM Judge Wipes Out Safe Harbor Provision In DMCA, Makes Cox Accomplice of Piracy
Monday November 02, 2015 @12:47AM EFF Asks Appeals Court To "Shut Down the Eastern District of Texas"
Thursday October 08, 2015 @06:02PM SIgn Of the Times: Calif. Privacy Protections Signed Into Law
Monday September 28, 2015 @08:09AM EFF: DMCA Hinders Exposing More Software Cheats Like Volkswagen's
Tuesday August 04, 2015 @10:44AM EFF and MuckRock Need Your Help Tracking Biometric Surveillance
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @07:14AM Interviews: Ask Steve Jackson About Designing Games
Saturday May 30, 2015 @10:07AM EFF fights abuse of court orders to close sites in the wake of Grooveshark
Sunday May 10, 2015 @11:44AM Prison Messaging System JPay Withdraws Copyright Claims
Friday April 10, 2015 @09:50PM After EFF Effort, Infamous "Podcasting Patent" Invalidated
Friday April 10, 2015 @06:23AM ESA Rebukes EFF's Request To Exempt Abandoned Games From Some DMCA Rules
Monday April 06, 2015 @11:50AM USPTO Demands EFF Censor Its Comments On Patentable Subject Matter
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @12:43PM Supreme Court Gives Tacit Approval To Warrantless DNA Collection
Friday February 27, 2015 @10:41AM EFF Unearths Evidence of Possible Superfish-style Attacks in the Wild
Thursday February 26, 2015 @10:25PM Patent Trolls On the Run But Not Vanquished Yet
Thursday February 12, 2015 @04:04PM EFF: Hundreds of S. Carolina Prisoners Sent To Solitary For Social Media Use
Tuesday February 10, 2015 @01:10AM DEA Hands MuckRock a $1.4 Million Estimate For Responsive Documents
Tuesday February 03, 2015 @04:08PM Hundreds Apply For FAA Drone Licenses
Tuesday December 16, 2014 @10:22AM Federal Court Nixes Weeks of Warrantless Video Surveillance
Tuesday December 16, 2014 @10:21AM Federal Court Agrees with EFF, Nixes Six Weeks of Warrantless Video Surveillance
Saturday November 08, 2014 @02:24PM Computer Scientists Ask Supreme Court to Rule APIs Canâ(TM)t Be Copyrighted
Thursday November 06, 2014 @05:56PM EFF Hints At Lawsuit Against Verizon For Its Stealth Cookies
Wednesday September 03, 2014 @07:13AM Appeals Court Clears Yelp of Extortion Claims
Monday August 18, 2014 @09:07PM Adam Carolla Settles With Podcasting Patent Troll
Tuesday August 05, 2014 @05:29PM EFF: US Gov't Bid To Alter Court Record in Jewel v. NSA
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @07:41AM Australian Police Use Telcos For Cell "Tower Dump" of All Connected Users' Data
Tuesday June 10, 2014 @09:26AM NSA's Novel Claim: Our Systems Are Too Complex To Obey the Law
Thursday June 05, 2014 @12:28PM A Year After Snowden's Disclosures, EFF, FSF Want You To Fight Surveillance
Thursday May 22, 2014 @03:54PM NSA surveillance reform bill passes House by 303 votes to 121
Sunday May 04, 2014 @06:22PM Help EFF Test a New Tool To Stop Creepy Online Tracking
Monday April 07, 2014 @01:14AM Why No Executive Order To Stop NSA Metadata Collection?
Tuesday March 25, 2014 @07:22AM Adam Carolla Joins Fight Against Podcast Patent Troll
Sunday March 23, 2014 @05:24PM L.A. Police: All Cars In L.A. Are Under Investigation
Wednesday March 05, 2014 @07:27PM US Drops Link Sharing Charges Against Barrett Brown
Wednesday February 19, 2014 @12:34PM EFF reports GHCQ and NSA keeping tabs Wikileaks visitors and reporters
Monday February 10, 2014 @06:18PM 3 Reasons To Hate Mass Surveillance; 3 Ways To Fight It
Sunday October 27, 2013 @09:35PM Ten Steps You Can Take Against Internet Surveillance
Thursday October 24, 2013 @08:15AM Finally, a Bill To End Patent Trolling
Thursday October 03, 2013 @01:51PM Tim Berners-Lee, W3C Approve Work On DRM For HTML 5.1
Wednesday September 11, 2013 @10:42AM Trove of NSA Documents and FISC Opinions Declassified Thanks to EFF Lawsuit
Thursday August 22, 2013 @11:59AM EFF Wins Release of Secret Court Opinion: NSA Surveillance Unconstitutional
Thursday August 01, 2013 @04:10PM 9th Circuit Court Elevates Celebrity Privacy Rights Over Video Game Portrayals
Thursday July 18, 2013 @12:26PM Google Storing WLAN Passwords In the Clear
Thursday July 18, 2013 @08:01AM "Smart Plates" Could Betray California Drivers' Privacy
Monday July 15, 2013 @06:36PM Yahoo Receives Special Recognition For Fighting For User Data Privacy
Tuesday July 09, 2013 @10:56AM Federal Judge Rejects State Secrets Claims: EFF Case To Proceed
Wednesday June 26, 2013 @07:54AM Former Scientologist: CoS Told Brin It Wanted Only "Good" Search Results
Thursday May 30, 2013 @06:47AM EFF formally objects to inclusion of DRM in HTML5
Monday May 20, 2013 @07:09PM EFF Resumes Accepting Bitcoin Donations After Two Year Hiatus
Friday May 03, 2013 @01:26PM Today Is International Day Against DRM
Thursday May 02, 2013 @12:11PM RMS Urges W3C To Reject On Principle DRM In HTML5
Wednesday April 17, 2013 @12:01PM Obama Administration Threatens CISPA Veto, EFF Urges Action
Thursday April 11, 2013 @01:49PM Australian Networks Block Community University Website
Thursday April 11, 2013 @01:46PM EFF Responds to TV Stations Threatened by Exxon for Critical Ad
Thursday March 28, 2013 @03:48PM DOJ Often Used Cell Tower Impersonating Devices Without Explicit Warrants
Wednesday March 20, 2013 @02:56PM Defend the Open Web: Keep DRM Out of W3C Standards
Monday March 11, 2013 @06:09PM EFF Jumps In To Defend Bloggers Being Sued By Prenda
Friday February 15, 2013 @01:12PM EFF Proposes a Working Code Requirement For Software Patents
Thursday January 24, 2013 @12:57PM DMCA exemption ends on Jan 26th. Unlocking a cellphone becomes illegal
Wednesday January 23, 2013 @01:20PM EFF moves to nix trademark on 'gaymer'
Thursday January 10, 2013 @07:59PM Canonical Intentionally Ignores Fix For Unity Shopping Lens Bug
Wednesday December 26, 2012 @12:03PM EFF Looks At How Blasphemy Laws Have Stifled Speech in 2012
Wednesday December 19, 2012 @04:03PM The Mark Cuban Chair to Eliminate Stupid Patents
Monday December 17, 2012 @12:16AM EFF Spinoff Pools Donor Dollars To Prevent WikiLeaks-Style Payment Blockades
Monday December 17, 2012 @12:09AM EFF Spinoff Pools Donor Dollars To Prevent WikiLeaks-Style Payment Blockades
Thursday December 13, 2012 @10:58AM Mesa County, CO Sheriff authorized to use drones 'similar to a K-9 unit'
Thursday November 01, 2012 @06:06AM EFF And Others Push For Open Wifi APs Everywhere
Wednesday October 31, 2012 @03:12AM EFF Wants Ubuntu To Disable Online Search By Default
Tuesday October 30, 2012 @03:14PM EFF, 9 other groups, push Open Wireless Movement
Tuesday October 30, 2012 @08:22AM EFF: Ubuntu v12.10 A Major Privacy Problem
Friday October 26, 2012 @11:08PM Secret Stingray Warrantless Cellphone Sippenhaft
Monday October 15, 2012 @06:48PM Post-ACTA Agreement CETA Moving Forward With Similar Provisions
Monday October 15, 2012 @12:50PM ACTA is back
Friday October 12, 2012 @05:03PM Seattle Police Want More Drones, Even While Two Sit Unused
Friday October 12, 2012 @07:27AM Seattle police want more drones, even while two sit unused
Friday September 21, 2012 @05:39AM The Whole Earth 'Lectronic Link sold to it members
Wednesday September 19, 2012 @08:49AM TSA Spending $245 Million On "Second Generation" Body Scanners
Wednesday September 19, 2012 @08:15AM TSA Spending $245 Million on "Second Generation" Nude-O-Scope Body Scanners
Friday September 14, 2012 @05:26PM YouTube Refuses To Remove Anti-Islamic Film Clip
Wednesday September 05, 2012 @10:15AM Government Lawyer Says Patent Trolls Are a 'Concern'
Wednesday August 29, 2012 @12:07PM 2012 EFF Pioneer Award Winners Revealed
Friday July 20, 2012 @01:27PM EFF Challenges National Security Letter
Friday July 20, 2012 @04:36AM EFF: Americans May Not Know It, But Many Are In a Face Recognition Database Now
Friday July 20, 2012 @12:05AM EFF challenges National Security Letter
Thursday July 05, 2012 @07:34AM Charles Carreon Drops Case Against the Oatmeal
Wednesday July 04, 2012 @03:50AM Charles Carreon drops case against The Oatmeal
Tuesday July 03, 2012 @10:12AM Help the EFF and MuckRock track domestic drone use through FOIA
Wednesday June 20, 2012 @11:04AM EFF Announces New Patent Reform Project
Tuesday June 19, 2012 @08:54PM EFF Announces New Patent Reform Project
Sunday June 03, 2012 @03:05PM Worst Companies At Protecting User Privacy: Skype, Verizon, Yahoo!, AT&T, Ap
Monday April 23, 2012 @09:08PM Telcos Oppose Bill To Respect 4th Amendment
Friday March 30, 2012 @10:51PM EFF files brief to allow users access to their MegaUpload files
Thursday March 01, 2012 @09:05AM EFF's HTTPS Everywhere Detects and Warns About Cryptographic Vulnerabilities
Thursday February 23, 2012 @08:20AM EFF Wins Protection For Time Zone Database
Tuesday February 21, 2012 @10:00PM Judge orders man to apologize to wife on Facebook
Wednesday February 15, 2012 @05:23PM EFF launching 'Patent Fail' campaign
Saturday February 11, 2012 @09:06PM Looking For Love; Finding Privacy Violations
Wednesday February 08, 2012 @08:59PM NSA Is Waiting For A Major Incident To Create New Cyber Law
Thursday February 02, 2012 @11:38PM EFF Seeking Information of Legal Users of Megaupload
Wednesday February 01, 2012 @06:57AM Data of 'Innocent' MegaUpload Users Will Not be De
Thursday January 26, 2012 @11:33PM Jailbreaking Could Soon Become Illegal Again
Wednesday January 25, 2012 @02:32AM Jailbreaking Could Soon Become Illegal Again
Wednesday January 11, 2012 @12:36PM Who's Flying Those Drones? FAA Won't Say
Wednesday January 11, 2012 @12:29PM Who's flying those drones? FAA won't say
Friday December 30, 2011 @10:15AM Warrantless wiretaping decisions issued by Ninth C
Friday December 23, 2011 @01:16PM EFF Reverse Engineers Carrier IQ
Thursday December 01, 2011 @01:27PM Tracking Censorship Through Copyright Proposals Worldwide
Thursday November 24, 2011 @05:51PM Carrier IQ Relents, Apologizes
Wednesday November 23, 2011 @12:43PM CarrierIQ Tries To Silence Security Researcher
Thursday November 10, 2011 @09:46AM Stop Online Piracy Act Supports Blacklisting, Says EFF
Thursday October 20, 2011 @01:52AM Google Surrenders in the "Nymwars"
Saturday September 24, 2011 @01:29PM Amendment: Violation of ToS Should Not Be a Crime
Wednesday September 21, 2011 @04:07PM EFF System To Warn of Certificate Breaches
Tuesday September 20, 2011 @09:15AM Ask Jennifer Granick About Computer Crime Defense
Thursday September 01, 2011 @10:43AM Warrantless Wiretapping Cases At the 9th Circuit
Thursday September 01, 2011 @09:37AM Warrantless wiretapping cases at the 9th Circuit
Thursday August 25, 2011 @07:17PM The EFF Reflects On ICE Seizing a Tor Exit Node
Wednesday August 24, 2011 @10:48PM EFF takes on Cisco's role in China
Friday August 12, 2011 @04:09PM Open Source For Lawyers?
Tuesday July 26, 2011 @04:16PM New Humble Bundle
Tuesday June 21, 2011 @09:33AM EFF Stops Accepting Bitcoin, Regifts All Donations
Wednesday June 01, 2011 @02:31AM A Piece of Internet History Lost: Sold, Services To Shut Down
Wednesday May 25, 2011 @06:57AM EFF Co-founder Faces Copyright Heavyweights At EG8
Wednesday May 25, 2011 @04:05AM EFF co-founder faces copyright heavyweights at eG8
Thursday April 28, 2011 @05:03PM EFF Advocates Leaving Wireless Routers Open
Thursday April 28, 2011 @01:30PM Ask Slashdot: Best Way To Leave My Router Open?
Tuesday April 12, 2011 @10:37AM Fellow Hackers Blast Geohot For Sony Settlement
Friday April 08, 2011 @06:36PM Thousands of SSL Certs Issued To Unqualified Names
Tuesday March 22, 2011 @07:50AM US Gov't Sides Against Microsoft In i4i Patent Case
Friday February 25, 2011 @09:13PM Over 40,000 John Doe Copyright Troll Cases Dismissed
Friday February 25, 2011 @08:53PM EFF: Over 40,000 Does Dismissed In Copyright Troll
Tuesday February 01, 2011 @08:02PM EFF Makes Lawyer Drop the P2P Porn Lawsuit
Monday January 31, 2011 @02:47AM EFF Uncovers Widespread FBI Intelligence Violations
Sunday December 26, 2010 @10:52AM EFF Offers an Introduction To Traitorware
Sunday December 26, 2010 @10:40AM What is Traitorware?
Wednesday December 15, 2010 @12:28AM Fourth Amendment Protects Hosted E-mail
Wednesday November 24, 2010 @04:26AM EFF: Stand Up to the TSA
Tuesday November 23, 2010 @10:44PM HTTPS Everywhere Gets Firesheep Protection
Tuesday November 23, 2010 @06:20PM MP3Tunes 'Safe Harbor' Court Challenge Approaching
Saturday October 30, 2010 @01:59AM EFF's MyTube Upgraded for Drupal 6
Friday October 29, 2010 @10:46AM Facebook Adds Friend Stalker Tool
Wednesday October 27, 2010 @12:23PM How To Protect Against Firesheep Attacks
Monday October 11, 2010 @10:32PM EFF, Apache Side With Microsoft In i4i Patent Case
Thursday September 23, 2010 @10:35AM Preliminary Finding Invalidates VoIP Patent
Thursday September 23, 2010 @08:19AM ‘Preliminary’ finding invalidates VoIP
Tuesday September 14, 2010 @08:18AM EFF Says 'Stop Using Haystack'
Saturday August 14, 2010 @12:30PM EFF Asks Verizon Whether Etisalat Deserves CA Trust
Friday August 13, 2010 @10:56AM EFF Reviews the Verizon-Google Net Neutrality Deal
Friday August 06, 2010 @04:27PM Court Rejects Warrantless GPS Tracking
Thursday August 05, 2010 @10:27AM Software Freedom Conservancy Wins GPL Case Against Westinghouse
Wednesday June 30, 2010 @12:46PM ASCAP War On Free Culture Escalates
Sunday June 27, 2010 @11:40PM Creative Commons Responds To ASCAP Letter
Saturday June 26, 2010 @12:40PM ASCAP Declares War On Free Culture, EFF
Friday June 25, 2010 @06:53AM ASCAP declares war on free culture
Monday June 21, 2010 @03:16AM Firefox Extension HTTPS Everywhere Does What It Sounds Like
Thursday May 20, 2010 @12:48AM EFF Says Forget Cookies, Your Browser Has Fingerprints
Tuesday May 11, 2010 @09:15AM Can Employer Usurp Copyright On GPL-Derived Work?
Tuesday May 04, 2010 @10:02PM The Humble Indie Bundle
Saturday May 01, 2010 @02:17PM Facebook's "Evil Interfaces"
Monday April 26, 2010 @10:40PM Supreme Court to consider Costco v. Omega
Tuesday April 13, 2010 @11:34AM Amicus brief filed on behalf of YouTube
Tuesday March 16, 2010 @10:05PM Federal Agents Quietly Using Social Media
Tuesday March 09, 2010 @09:17PM Apple's iPhone Developer License Agreement Revealed
Tuesday March 09, 2010 @04:20AM All Your Apps Are Belong to Apple
Saturday February 06, 2010 @07:56PM USPTO To Review Controversial VoIP Patent
Friday January 29, 2010 @12:52PM Tracking Browsers Without Cookies Or IP Addresses?
Wednesday January 27, 2010 @08:29AM Tracking browsers without cookies or IP addresses?
Monday January 25, 2010 @10:18AM Universal, Pay Those EFFing Lawyers
Friday December 11, 2009 @09:11AM Mozilla Exec Urges Switch From Google To Bing
Tuesday December 08, 2009 @03:25AM EFF Sues US Govt Over Social Network Tapping
Wednesday October 28, 2009 @11:35AM EFF Launches "Takedown Hall of Shame"
Tuesday October 27, 2009 @01:33PM EFF launches "Takedown Hall of Shame"
Thursday October 15, 2009 @12:18PM 12M Digit Prime Number Sets Record, Nets $100,000
Wednesday October 14, 2009 @09:14AM EFF Warns TI Not To Harass Calculator Hobbyists
Friday July 24, 2009 @03:14AM Apple Backs Off DMCA Threats Against Wiki
Monday July 20, 2009 @09:38AM The NSA Wiretapping Story Nobody Wanted
Thursday May 28, 2009 @02:23PM An Argument For Leaving DNS Control In US Hands
Sunday May 24, 2009 @05:51PM Judge Says Boston Student's Laptop Was Seized Illegally
Tuesday April 28, 2009 @09:53AM EFF Sues Apple Over BluWiki Legal Threats
Wednesday April 15, 2009 @01:49PM Using Net Proxies Will Lead To Harsher Sentences
Tuesday April 14, 2009 @07:44PM College Police Think Using Linux Is Suspicious Behavior
Friday April 10, 2009 @12:44PM EFF Lawyer Calls YouTube ContentID Worse Than DMCA
Thursday April 09, 2009 @05:47PM EFF Says Obama Warrantless Wiretap Defense Is Worse than Bush
Tuesday March 17, 2009 @05:11PM EFF Unveils Search Tool for FOIA Results
Monday February 16, 2009 @04:27PM Gamers, EFF Speak Out Against DRM
Friday December 05, 2008 @06:07AM New Hampshire Law Students Take On RIAA
Tuesday December 02, 2008 @05:36PM Bush Demands Amnesty for Spying Telecoms
Sunday November 23, 2008 @09:02AM BluWiki Seeks iPodHash Author, Hopes for Help From EFF
Friday October 17, 2008 @04:29PM EFF Sues To Overturn Telecom Immunity
Friday September 19, 2008 @03:25AM EFF Sues NSA, President Bush, and VP Cheney
Monday September 15, 2008 @07:01PM Two New Mersenne Primes Found
Saturday September 13, 2008 @05:52PM 45th and 46th Mersenne Primes Confirmed
Friday August 22, 2008 @07:35AM Fair Use Must Be Considered In DMCA Notices
Sunday August 03, 2008 @10:58AM EFF Releases Tool For Testing ISP Interference
Friday May 23, 2008 @01:22PM To Whom Should I Donate?
Thursday May 08, 2008 @10:52AM Defeats FBI's Demand For User Information