FISA - updates

Rappler's latest stories on FISA


U.S. Democrats release counter-memo over Russia probe

Feb 25, 2018 - 11:22 AM

The Democrats' document is the latest salvo in a partisan fight over the Russia investigation

FBI HQ. The FBI headquarters is seen on February 2, 2018 in Washington, DC. Mark Wilson/Getty Images/AFP

National ID to benefit unemployed, unbanked Filipinos

May 24, 2016 - 7:07 PM

The majority of unbanked Filipinos are unemployed A national ID would remove a key barrier to opening a bank account that would allow them to fully enjoy financial technology

How NSA monitors you online

Aug 01, 2013 - 5:58 PM

A new report explains how a US National Security Agency tool called XKeyScore works

XKEYSCORE MAPPED. XKeyScore reportedly covers nearly everything a person can do online. Screen shot from The Guardian

Google aims to aggregate data requests

Jun 19, 2013 - 10:35 AM

Google files a petition for permission to disclose aggregated numbers on the data requests it receives

GOOGLE PETITION. Google asks the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court for permission to be more transparent with data requests.

Yahoo! discloses US gov't data requests

Jun 18, 2013 - 1:33 PM

Yahoo reveals its own user data request numbers

YAHOO TRANSPARENCY. The web giant opens up with general numbers on the amount of data requests it receives from US law enforcement agencies

Web giants ask US gov't for more transparency

Jun 12, 2013 - 3:06 PM

Google Microsoft and Facebook urge the US government to allow them to be more transparent in their disclosure of data requests from state agencies

MORE TRANSPARENCY. Google, Facebook, and Microsoft have urged the US government to allow for more public disclosure when state security agencies ask for data from them.