ARTICLES RELATING TO NSA

US, UK spies hacked mobile SIM cards - report

2015-02-20 07:55

US and British intelligence services can tap into mobile voice and data communications of many devices after stealing encryption keys of a major SIM card maker, a report said Thursday.

US penetrated North Korea networks 'years ago'

2015-01-19 10:02

The US National Security Agency began tapping into North Korean computer networks in 2010, it has been revealed.

Snowden declined Russian spy offer - friend

2015-01-12 17:04

A close ally of Edward Snowden has told filmmakers that Russia's intelligence agency sought to recruit the former NSA contractor, but he declined the offer.

Court: UK spies get bulk access to NSA data

2014-10-29 20:51

A court document shows that British spies can help themselves to raw data gathered by the National Security Agency and other foreign intelligence partners without a warrant.

US NSA chief says monitoring tech-savvy ISIS

2014-09-17 14:36

As US military leaders outlined their strategy before Congress to fight ISIS militants on the battlefield, the NSA chief says he is watching the media-savvy group's cyber capabilities.

Turkey summons US envoy over spying claims

2014-09-01 13:51

Turkey says it has summoned the US charge d'affaires in Ankara to demand an explanation over a report that Washington has spied intensively on Turkish leaders since 2006.

Snowden gets 3 more years in Russia

2014-08-07 14:52

Edward Snowden's lawyer says the NSA whistleblower has been granted permission to stay in Russia for three more years.

Tor warns users: Government might have hacked us

2014-07-31 13:54

Internet privacy company, Tor has warned its users trying to reach "hidden sites" might have been identified and blocked by government funded researchers.

NSA internet spying effective, but worrying - watchdog

2014-07-02 14:35

The US National Security Agency's (NSA) data collection programme has been an effective tool to enhance the country's security but some elements of the cyber spying raises privacy concerns, a US federal privacy watchdog has said.

US Congress passes intelligence whistleblower protections

2014-06-26 12:05

The US Congress has passed a law offering whistle-blower protections for government intelligence employees, a move cheered by supporters of former NSA contractor Edward Snowden.

 

Researchers expose massive US spying programme

2015-02-17 08:15

The US National Security Agency has figured out how to hide spying software deep within hard drives made top manufacturers, giving the agency the means to eavesdrop on the majority of the world's computers.

Controversial surveillance foiled US Capitol bomb plot

2015-01-16 08:55

US House Speaker John Boehner claims a recently uncovered jihadist-inspired plot by a young American to massacre lawmakers in the US Capitol was discovered thanks to the government's controversial surveillance programs.

Snowden’s revelations not true - UK watchdog

2014-12-06 09:02

British spies did not break laws guaranteeing human rights when they used mass monitoring techniques revealed by Edward Snowden.

Snowden, Pope Francis tipped for Nobel prize

2014-10-08 16:15

The race for the Nobel peace prize has rarely been as open or unpredictable, experts say, with the pope and Edward Snowden tipped as possible winners.

New Zealand dismisses Snowden's spying claims

2014-09-15 13:41

New Zealand was preparing to conduct mass domestic surveillance last year, a US journalist says, days before the country goes to the polls, provoking denials from Prime Minister John Key.

Australia, Indonesia to sign guideline on spying

2014-08-27 08:15

Australia and Indonesia are due to sign an agreement to resolve a spying scandal that took diplomatic ties to a new low, Australian media reports say.

Latest US media intel scoop suggests new leaker

2014-08-06 05:00

The latest media scoop about the internal workings of the US intelligence community has convinced officials they have a new leaker feeding information to journalists.

Most NSA data from regular Internet users: report

2014-07-06 21:02

Nine out of 10 people identified in a large cache of online conversations intercepted by the NSA were ordinary internet users, a news report says.

NSA foreign data sweep legal and valuable - panel

2014-07-02 12:28

The National Security Agency's vast data collection program targeting foreign nationals has been said to be a largely legal, valuable tool in fighting terrorism.

Rights groups: UK conducts mass cyber-snooping

2014-06-17 16:23

Civil liberties groups have said that UK spies are bending the rules to intercept Britons' online communications.

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