You have searched for "Detained"

Showing 11-20 of 211

Sort by: Newest | Oldest | Relevance

TECH 20 Aug 2013 | 12:21 PM

Guardian says Britain forced it to destroy Snowden material

The Guardian, a major outlet for revelations based on leaks from former US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden, says the British government threatened legal action against the newspaper unless it either destroyed the classified documents or handed them back to British authorities.

TECH 02 Sep 2013 | 11:30 AM

UK says Snowden leaks hurt its national security, could expose spies

Leaks by a fugitive US intelligence contractor have damaged Britain's national security, and the data he gave journalists includes information that might expose the identities of British spies, a government official told the High Court in London.

TECH 02 Sep 2013 | 4:09 PM

HTC execs detained over leaked trade secrets; shares tumble

Three HTC Corp design executives were arrested on suspicion of leaking trade secrets, sending the Taiwanese smartphone maker's shares tumbling on Monday as its troubles deepened amid a wave of senior staff departures and disappointing sales.

TECH 24 Dec 2013 | 11:44 AM

American jailed in UAE for YouTube parody video

An American citizen was sentenced to a year in prison in the United Arab Emirates on Monday for posting a parody video on YouTube which pokes fun at young Emirati men who imitate US hip-hop culture, his family said.

TECH 04 May 2014 | 2:30 PM

Dozens held in Philippines over global 'sextortion' ring

Dozens of people have been arrested in the Philippines in a multinational crackdown on the exploding global menace of Internet "sextortion", Interpol and local police announced on Friday.

TECH 03 Jun 2014 | 11:00 AM

China disrupts Google services ahead of Tiananmen anniversary

Google services are being disrupted in China ahead of this week's 25th anniversary of the 1989 crackdown on pro-democracy demonstrators around Beijing's Tiananmen Square, a censorship watchdog said on Monday.

TECH 07 Jul 2014 | 2:57 PM

China Web firms odds-on winners with World Cup gambling

China's Internet giants and insurance companies are finding ever more innovative ways to get around the country's strict betting laws and reap a payout as fans wager billions on the World Cup.

TECH 08 Jul 2014 | 12:00 PM

CIA had role in Germany spy affair

The Central Intelligence Agency was involved in a spying operation against Germany that led to the alleged recruitment of a German intelligence official and has prompted renewed outrage in Berlin, two US officials familiar with the matter said.

TECH 09 Jul 2014 | 10:00 AM

Russian accused of hacking US retailers held for trial

A Russian national accused of hacking into US retail computer systems was arrested and ordered to face criminal charges, officials said.

TECH 24 Jul 2014 | 4:05 PM

Seven arrested internationally in US$1.6mil StubHub fraud

Police arrested seven people tied to a US$1.6mil (RM5.07mil) international fraud that used stolen credit cards to buy tickets through the StubHub online market to thousands of events, including Yankees baseball games, Broadway shows and Jay-Z concerts.