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Europol says encryption making it harder to fight terrorism

Mar 31, 2015 12:30 pm

Add Europol to list of agencies concerned about encryption

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NSA hacked into largest SIM card maker, accessing billions of phones

Feb 19, 2015 11:58 pm

Days after we find out the NSA has backdoors into millions of HDDs, we find out they hacked the largest SIM card manufacturer in the world

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Kaspersky's NSA HDD Firmware Spying Revelations - Data Was Never Safe

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Kaspersky's NSA HDD Firmware Spying Revelations - Data Was Never Safe

Feb 18, 2015 5:12 pm

The NSA has backdoor access to a huge amount of computers, if not all, and we're not seeing a word from world leaders - and this shouldn't surprise you.

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Privacy International wants to help you find out if GCHQ spied on you

Feb 17, 2015 12:20 am

Did the GCHQ illegally spy on you? Privacy International will help you find out

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Edward Snowden: GCHQ snooped on emails sent, received by journalists

Jan 21, 2015 5:57 am

The GCHQ is responsible for snooping on journalists' email communications, according to former NSA contractor Edward Snowden

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British Secret Service tracked internet usage on Apple iPhones

Jan 20, 2015 4:21 pm

The British Secret Service circumvents Apple phone security by spying on data downloaded from the phone

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Snowden's surveillance disclosures helping change user behaviors

Dec 16, 2014 9:22 pm

Former NSA contractor Edward Snowden's disclosures of organized snooping helping change Internet user behavior

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Former GCHQ leader concerned over smartphone biometrics security

Nov 28, 2014 6:08 pm

Sir John Adye, former GCHQ boss, seems concerned about smartphone biometrics security protocols

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Insight into the mind of a former NSA programmer/hacker

Nov 26, 2014 10:35 am

Cybersecurity specialists working for the NSA and GCHQ get burned out quickly, and easily find employment in the private sector, report says

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Security industry wasn't proactive in disclosing Regin malware

Nov 25, 2014 6:21 pm

The Regin malware was well written and designed to conduct cyberespionage, likely launched by the NSA and GCHQ

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NSA, GCHQ seemingly linked to the frightening Regin stealth malware

Nov 24, 2014 8:19 pm

The Regin malware was very well written, and it appears the NSA and/or GCHQ could be behind it, reports now indicate

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Privacy experts want UK national security boss to be honest, open

Nov 15, 2014 3:39 am

Privacy experts in the UK want GCHQ head Robert Hannigan to be more transparent about spying and surveillance programs

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Edward Snowden emerges from exile to put FBI director on blast

Nov 9, 2014 9:28 am

Edward Snowden believes the FBI - and US government - can claim they want to use front-door intelligence gathering, but that isn't really likely

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Secret GCHQ system can map web connections of entire countries

Aug 18, 2014 12:13 pm

The British spy agency GCHQ can map internet connections of entire countries and log all of this data automatically in minutes, it has been revealed

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There is a new Edward Snowden leaking government secrets

Aug 7, 2014 2:36 am

Authorities are convinced there is a second whistleblower alongside Edward Snowden

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Too many governments 'rubber stamping' mass surveillance, UN says

Jul 18, 2014 6:40 pm

There are far too many governments "rubber-stamping" mass surveillance programs with very little oversight or consideration, according to UN watchdog group

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UK internet providers brand NSA, GCHQ villains at industry award show

Jul 12, 2014 1:03 am

The heavy hitting internet providers in Britain have slammed GCHQ and the NSA as being the biggest villains of the year for their work in surveillance

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International ISPs targeting GCHQ because of spying activities

Jul 2, 2014 11:37 pm

Due to surveillance activity by British intelligence GCHQ, several ISPs are taking legal action

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GCHQ boss attacks British media over Snowden leaks

Jun 18, 2014 11:04 pm

Iain Lobban, the UK spy chief, has defended GCHQ in light of the British media's publication of the Snowden documents

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Intelligence chiefs think Snowden spied for Russia while working in US

May 19, 2014 3:16 am

Former NSA contractor Edward Snowden reportedly made al-Qaeda and other terror groups harder to track due to his data disclosures of widespread spying

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Snowden's latest: NSA sets up online "Honey Traps" to capture people

Feb 26, 2014 4:29 am

Edward Snowden's latest revelation: US government uses tax payer money on Internet shills

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GCHQ forced The Guardian to destroy PCs containing Snowden files

Jan 31, 2014 11:36 pm

The Guardian was forced to destroy computers containing files from NSA leaker Edward Snowden

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Snowden could wiretap the President, or a Federal Judge easily

Jan 29, 2014 1:00 am

The NSA has the scary ability of wiretapping virtually anyone on the planet

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Guardian editor threatened with terrorism charges over Snowden leaks

Dec 4, 2013 8:33 am

The Guardian editor who leaked Edward Snowden's information on GCHQ gets threatened with terrorism charges

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Google is pissed with the NSA, starts encrypting its traffic

Nov 8, 2013 3:27 am

Google begins encrypting its internal network, says 'F*** you' to the NSA

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