National Security Agency

 
New privacy app takes a page from NSA technology
New privacy app takes a page from NSA technology
Before the National Security Agency began complaining about being shut out of encrypted devices, it helped develop software for secure communications that could be adapted by the private sector....
Study shows US data sweep harms press freedom
Study shows US data sweep harms press freedom
Large scale surveillance by the United States government has begun to have an impact on press freedom and broader democratic rights, a...
UK says spying program that may or may not exist is legal
UK says spying program that may or may not exist is legal
The British government won’t say whether it’s tapping into emails and phone calls. Its lawyers still appeared in court on Monday defending a...
Brazil not considering asylum for Snowden
Brazil not considering asylum for Snowden
Brazil says it is not considering granting asylum to Edward Snowden even after the former US National Security Agency contractor offered on Tuesday...
Gamers spook world of spycraft
Gamers spook world of spycraft
To the United States's National Security Agency (NSA) analyst writing a briefing to his superiors, the situation was clear: their current...
WTF, NSA? Tech giants vent spy fury
WTF, NSA? Tech giants vent spy fury
Google and Yahoo!, two of the world's biggest technology companies, reacted angrily to a report this week that the United States's National...
Obama knew Merkel was being spied on, report
Obama knew Merkel was being spied on, report
US President Barack Obama was personally informed of mobile phone tapping against German Chancellor Angela Merkel, which may have begun as early as...
Spy revelations poison the pond
Spy revelations poison the pond
French outrage at the scale of National Security Agency (NSA) espionage is the latest in a series of aftershocks around the world triggered by...
Spy agency used some Americans' data to map their behaviour
Spy agency used some Americans' data to map their behaviour
The New York Times reported on Saturday that the National Security Agency, the main US government surveillance organisation, had since...
Big Brother must be kept in his place
Big Brother must be kept in his place
It has been a bad year for Western intelligence agencies. Being front-page news every week for months at a stretch is not ideal when your business...
Snowden files: US spooks share secret data
Snowden files: US spooks share secret data
The National Security Agency (NSA) routinely shares raw intelligence data with Israel without first sifting it to remove information about United...
How the NSA sabotaged the internet
How the NSA sabotaged the internet
Trust is the world's most valuable intangible commodity. Economies, political systems, partnerships and marriages rise or fall based on it. All...

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