The US prism scandal has raised awareness of online spying and monitoring around the world. That has given a boost to companies that provide data security and encryption.
Data protection activists have called for rallies in front of Apple stores in 50 cities worldwide today. They'e supporting Apple's fight against the FBI to not having to encrypt the iPhone of the San Bernardino shooter.
The data breach at Yahoo has left half a billion people around the world in panic about the safety of their online data. But can consumers, especially in Germany and Europe, do anything protect themselves from attacks?
The "Vault 7" documents published by WikiLeaks show us how the "Internet of Things" (IoT) has great potential, yet is also susceptible to remote espionage. So how do I get the internet out of the devices?
It's a tale of many sides. Most often we only get the positives of digitalization, while those speaking for the negative are hauled off to a padded cell. But a Berlin summit wants us all to come together.
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