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House of Representatives approves NSA reform of bulk data collection

1 week, 2 days ago

The USA Freedom Act has been passed by the House on the NSA reform

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Federal appeals court rules NSA telephone surveillance program illegal

May 7, 2015 10:33 pm

The NSA phone surveillance program disclosed by former contractor Edward Snowden ruled illegal by federal appeals court

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NSA boss now wants 'front door' access to your PC

Apr 12, 2015 8:12 am

NSA chief Michael Rogers calls for 'front door' encryption key to users PCs

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NSA finding it harder to recruit specialists following Snowden leaks

Apr 2, 2015 7:09 pm

A booming economy in Silicon Valley and the post-Snowden era is making it more difficult for the NSA to successfully recruit tech-skilled workers

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One killed, others injured in failed attack against NSA campus

Mar 30, 2015 6:16 pm

Attackers tried to breach the gate at NSA base in Fort Meade, Maryland

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The NSA considered killing its mass surveillance program in early 2013

Mar 30, 2015 2:06 am

In early 2013, the NSA actually considered killing its mass surveillance program - but that obviously didn't happen

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Wikipedia is suing the NSA over its mass surveillance of the Internet

Mar 11, 2015 9:24 am

Game on: Wikipedia has filed a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the NSA's mass surveillance of the Internet

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Yahoo clashes with NSA regarding encryption backdoor demands

Feb 24, 2015 8:30 pm

Internet giant Yahoo is fighting with the NSA regarding encryption backdoors

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NSA director says 'backdoors' into tech companies doesn't harm privacy

Feb 24, 2015 2:51 pm

The director of the NSA will continue building backdoors into IT companies' products

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Head of NSA says spyware operation compliant with national law

Feb 23, 2015 8:19 pm

NSA chief deflecting accusations of sophisticated spying, saying his agency complies with laws

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NSA says North Korea definitely to blame for Sony attack

Feb 21, 2015 3:48 am

News around the Sony attack has simmered after other high-profile cybercriminal activity, but the NSA still feels North Korea is to blame

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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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NSA releases documents stating it spied on Americans on Christmas Eve

Dec 30, 2014 6:31 am

NEWS FLASH: In the cover of darkness of Christmas Eve, the NSA released a bunch of documents stating it has spied on Americans

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Senate shuts down Freedom Act to limit NSA surveillance activity

Nov 19, 2014 9:18 am

The USA Freedom Act was shot down by the US Senate, receiving a 58-42 vote, coming just shy of the required 60 votes

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Director: NSA depends on Silicon Valley innovations for its activities

Nov 4, 2014 1:30 pm

The NSA director visits Silicon Valley at least twice per year to stay engaged in Silicon Valley technology development

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Samsung Knox-powered devices get approved for classified use by NSA

Oct 22, 2014 3:29 am

The NSA has approved the use of some of Samsung's Knox-powered Galaxy devices for classified government use

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The NSA is building a quantum computer - the end of privacy?

Jan 3, 2014 5:34 am

The NSA is building a quantum computer, would break through any encryption

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Edward Snowden took over 200,000 documents according to the NSA

Nov 15, 2013 12:31 pm

The NSA has admitted that Edward Snowden made it out with up to 200,000 documents

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NSA: we used our tech to spy on our love interests

Sep 28, 2013 8:24 am

Some NSA analysts were spying on their lovers

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German politician wants to stop EU-US trading, blames the NSA

Aug 27, 2013 12:53 am

A German politician wants to halt ongoing European Union-United States trade negotiations until NSA surveillance is disclosed

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NSA collects over 29 petabytes of data per day

Aug 12, 2013 7:01 am

The NSA collects over 26 million gigabytes of data per day, or a huge 29PB

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The NSA is tipping the DEA off, while the DEA covers it up

Aug 6, 2013 7:17 am

The NSA still tumbles down the rabbit hole, has been giving the DEA phone records of citizens, while the DEA covers it up

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US Senator introduces new bill to control the amount of spying power the NSA has

Jun 27, 2013 4:29 am

New bill introduced to pull back the power that the NSA currently has

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The NSA has been intercepting SSL traffic too, no one is safe from their technological grip

Jun 27, 2013 3:02 am

Thought you were safe by using SSL? Think again - the NSA has been intercepting SSL traffic too

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