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  1. FILE PHOTO: The U.S. Capitol building exterior is seen at sunset in Washington

    Government surveillance bill withdrawn in US House

    The House of Representatives on Thursday dropped consideration of legislation that would have extended U.S. surveillance tools, after President ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: Nearly empty Oculus transportation hub during outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVI

    Home trading triggers bank 'black hole' surveillance alerts

    Potential breaches of market rules have spiked since traders began working from home in March, drawing scrutiny from regulators and piling ...
  3. Outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Israel

    Israel extends coronavirus cell phone surveillance by three weeks

    A parliamentary panel on Tuesday authorised Israel's Shin Bet security service to continue using mobile phone data to track people infected by the ...
  4. An employee wearing a mask to prevent contracting the coronavirus waits for a shareholder of Samsun

    Commentary: South Korea succeeded in controlling COVID-19 panic buying, thanks to tracking and surveillance

    South Korea has been praised for its enormous virus testing programme, but this testing capacity doesn’t mean much if suspected patients aren’t ...
  5. From penalising irresponsible dog owners to blacklisting dissenters, critics warn China's

    Commentary: Why China's social credit system gets thumbs-up from citizens

    Many Chinese people think that the new social credit system will combat a nationwide crisis of trust, says an expert.
  6. Logo of Swiss bank Credit Suisse is seen Zurich

    Credit Suisse investigates report of surveillance on second executive

    Another senior Credit Suisse executive was followed over three days in February, the Neue Zuercher Zeitung reported, suggesting the shadowing of ...
  7. The Facebook logo and binary cyber codes are seen in this illustration

    Workers at Israeli surveillance firm NSO sue Facebook for blocking private accounts

    A group of employees from Israeli surveillance firm NSO Group filed a lawsuit against Facebook Inc on Tuesday, saying the social media giant had ...
  8. Men pose with smartphones in front of displayed Whatsapp logo in this illustration

    WhatsApp sues Israel's NSO for allegedly helping spies hack phones around the world

    WhatsApp sued Israeli surveillance firm NSO Group on Tuesday, accusing it of helping government spies break into the phones of roughly 1,400 users ...