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National security

GCHQ and NSA are linked to Regin Malware that has been infecting Belgacom since 2008

GCHQ and NSA are linked to Regin Malware that has been infecting Belgacom since 2008 Rumor has it that British intelligence along with US intelligence have developed a complex malware known as Regin. The main targets of this malware are a Belgian telecommunication company and European Union.

Nov 25 2014, 3:27am CST

FBI’s Most Wanted Fugitives Eric Frein captured Alive

FBI’s Most Wanted Fugitives Eric Frein captured Alive One of the FBI’s most wanted fugitives named Eric Frein was recently captured alive.

Oct 31 2014, 3:57am CDT

Laura Poitras talks about Edward Snowden

Laura Poitras ‘Citizenfour’: Edward Snowden’s View of the National Security Agency? This Friday Washington D.C, Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco are going to experience ‘Citizenfour’. It gives an insider’s account of the National Security Agency’s programs. The documentary also looks at the...

Oct 24 2014, 1:06pm CDT

Twitter Takes Fight for Transparency to Court

Twitter Takes Fight for Transparency to Court Twitter said that under the First Amendment, it is obliged to respond to user concerns surrounding the scope of government surveillance.

Oct 8 2014, 4:33am CDT

Police Officer Believes Ghost Is Haunting Station

Police Officer Believes Ghost Is Haunting Station On Saturday night, Officer Karl Romero was keeping an eye on surveillance cameras around the station when he spotted something strange

Sep 30 2014, 11:20am CDT

Live: Julian Assange Might Surrender Today

Live: Julian Assange Might Surrender Today Is the WikiLeaks founder giving up today? Julian Assange has called for a press-conference and the rumors say is planning to surrender.

Aug 18 2014, 3:38am CDT

UK spies have scanned the internet connections of entire countries

UK spies have scanned the internet connections of entire countries UK's GCHQ intelligence agency is mapping the internet connections of whole nations

Aug 17 2014, 3:24am CDT

Chinese hackers infiltrated computers of U.S. government agency

Chinese hackers infiltrated computers of U.S. government agency The hacking incident happened in mid-March, a representative of the Office of Personnel Management said.

Jul 10 2014, 3:31am CDT

CES 2015 News
Snowden’s Proof Regarding FISA Court’s NSA Authorization to Spy on 4 Countries

Snowden’s Proof Regarding FISA Court’s NSA Authorization to Spy on 4 Countries Edward Snowden has given recent proof regarding the FISA court’s authorization given to the NSA to spy untrammeled on all the nations except for a handful.

Jul 1 2014, 11:43am CDT

Ars tests Internet surveillance by spying on an NPR reporter

Ars tests Internet surveillance by spying on an NPR reporter An experiment shows just how much data we leak by simply being online

Jun 11 2014, 1:25pm CDT

The CIA Gets Twitter

The CIA Gets Twitter The Central Intelligence Agency gets Twitter and by that I don’t mean it now has a handle on the site and sent out its first tweet on Friday to much acclaim. Rather, it understands that the best way to defuse the rough...

Jun 9 2014, 6:45am CDT

V. Stiviano Assaulted in NYC

V. Stiviano Assaulted in NYC Her lawyer claims she was the victim of a racially motivated attack.

Jun 2 2014, 3:01pm CDT

China calls on United States to stop unscrupulous Cyberspying BEIJING (AP) — China called for a halt Tuesday to what it called unscrupulous U.S. cyberspying, saying that a monthslong investigation into reports on the "ugly face" of U.S. espionage has concluded that China is a...

May 27 2014, 12:55am CDT

Tim Cook to be Asked to Testify in NSA Case

Tim Cook to be Asked to Testify in NSA Case According to a new report, German lawmakers may ask Tim Cook and other Silicon Valley CEOs to testify in NSA case.

May 23 2014, 3:48am CDT

Interpol and Philippines bust Cyber Extortion Network MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine police, backed by Interpol, have arrested dozens of suspected members of an online extortion syndicate who duped hundreds of victims worldwide into exposing themselves in front of...

May 2 2014, 1:40am CDT

Judge OKs Bradley Manning name change to Chelsea

Judge OKs Bradley Manning name change to Chelsea Manning wants the army to provide hormone replacement therapy

Apr 23 2014, 12:37pm CDT

How Heartbleed Happened, The NSA And Proof Heartbleed Can Do Real Damage

How Heartbleed Happened Last week during the Heartbleed chaos I wrote two articles, one outlining how to stay safe and the other explaining what heartbleed actually is. As we enter this week it is clear that we are far from out of the woods,...

Apr 14 2014, 9:11am CDT

NSA reportedly used Heartbleed to gather intelligence, Agency denies it

NSA reportedly used Heartbleed to gather intelligence, Agency denies it A Bloomberg report earlier today said that the NSA intentionally kept the Heartbleed bug a secret in order to use it as a tool for intelligence.

Apr 12 2014, 4:36am CDT

Scan Your Date's Photo to Check if He Is A Sex Offender

Scan Your Date's Photo to Check if He Is A Sex Offender A few years ago I attended an annual conference of Balkan political leaders. Middle-aged men filled the room. In the back a younger woman who could certainly have adorned the cover of a fashion magazine stood out in...

Apr 10 2014, 7:21am CDT

I4U news

Kahlil Tatum Dead in D.C. Park Search Continues for Relisha Rudd

Apr 1 2014, 4:24pm CDT

NSA spies on 122 key influential leaders of the world The US agency makes use of a system “Nymrod” for this unlawful surveillance

Mar 30 2014, 11:54am CDT

Google Received More Government Data Requests Than Yahoo

Google Received More Government Data Requests Than Yahoo The number of government data requests increase at Google but decrease at Yahoo.

Mar 28 2014, 1:02pm CDT

Obama to Curtail Possibility of Data Collection Abuse by NSA

Obama to End Possibility of Bulk Data Collection by NSA President Obama is to curtail the possibility of data collection abuse by the NSA. In accordance with his plans, the bulk examination of telephone records will soon be a thing of the past.

Mar 25 2014, 9:51am CDT

NSA reportedly targeted Huawei

NSA reportedly targeted Huawei BERLIN (AP) — U.S. intelligence agencies hacked into the email servers of Chinese tech giant Huawei five years ago, around the time concerns were growing in Washington that the telecommunications equipment manufacturer...

Mar 22 2014, 2:33pm CDT

At TED, Google's Larry Page Says NSA Spying Threatens Democracy

At TED, Google's Larry Page Says NSA Spying Threatens Democracy Google chairman Eric Schmidt may be “pretty sure” that Google is keeping its users’ data safe from government snooping, but for CEO Larry Page, that’s small consolation. In an on-stage Q&A at the TED conference in...

Mar 19 2014, 6:06pm CDT

NSA collects all phone calls in a foreign country WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Security Agency has been recording all of a foreign country's phone calls, then listening to the conversations up to a month later, The Washington Post reported Tuesday. At the request of...

Mar 18 2014, 3:16pm CDT

Zuckerberg voices frustration with Obama over NSA NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says he has called President Barack Obama to express his frustration over what he says is long-lasting damage caused by the U.S. government's surveillance programs. Posting...

Mar 13 2014, 5:02pm CDT

NSA leaker Snowden says has no regrets for leaks AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden says he has no regrets about revealing the agency's mass surveillance program. Snowden spoke Monday via live video conference to a packed audience at...

Mar 10 2014, 6:26pm CDT

Why Edward Snowden Chose SXSW For His First Live Video Appearance

Why Edward Snowden Chose SXSW For His First Live Video Appearance Edward Snowden isn’t ready to come back to the U.S. in person yet, but on Monday, he will be here virtually. The NSA whistleblower will be on a South by Southwest panel with his lawyer, Ben Wizner, and ACLU technologist...

Mar 9 2014, 6:51pm CDT

WikiLeaks' Assange: hints at more leaks at NSA

WikiLeaks' Assange: hints at more leaks at NSA AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Speaking over Skype from the Ecuadorian embassy in London, fugitive WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said his living situation is a bit like prison — with a more lenient visitor policy. He also...

Mar 8 2014, 3:56pm CST

Snowden, Assange top bill at Texas tech gathering AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Surveillance. Online privacy. Robots. Food processing. Wearable computers. To get a sense of what's on the minds of the tech industry's thinkers, leaders and tinkerers, it's a good idea to head to...

Mar 7 2014, 2:31pm CST

Target exec's departure puts spotlight on CIOs NEW YORK (AP) — The departure of Target's chief information officer in the wake of the company's massive pre-Christmas data breach highlights the increased pressure facing executives who are charged with protecting...

Mar 5 2014, 11:51pm CST

Security Statistics Show That We Need To Reinvent Enterprise IT Often the conversation about the security of technology systems is parsed in terms that suggest the biggest risk vector comes from small organizations without the IT budget to ensure good security. However recent high...

Mar 4 2014, 1:26pm CST

US sues Sprint over company's wiretap expenses SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Federal officials filed a lawsuit Monday alleging that Sprint Communications Inc. overbilled government agencies $21 million for wiretap services. The lawsuit filed federal court in San Francisco...

Mar 3 2014, 6:11pm CST

Report: UK Spies intercept Webcams and Nudity

Report: UK Spies intercept Webcams and Nudity LONDON (AP) — Britain's signals intelligence division is stealing screenshots from hundreds of thousands of innocent Yahoo users' webcam videos, according to the Guardian newspaper, which also reported that the years-...

Feb 27 2014, 2:08pm CST

Yahoo Users' Sexy Video Chats Intercepted By Intelligence Agency

Yahoo Users' Sexy Video Chats Intercepted By Intelligence Agency The latest of the Snowden leaks may be the most salacious. The Guardian reports that Britain’s surveillance agency GCHQ ran a program called Optic Nerve that intercepted millions of Yahoo users’ video chats. It wasn’t...

Feb 27 2014, 10:51am CST

Security Experts At RSA Decry Government Hacking There’s an old expression, “I’ve met the enemy and he is us.” When it comes to cyber-security, “us” may just stand for “U.S.” I’ve attended the RSA security conference for many years years and am accustomed to security...

Feb 25 2014, 4:21pm CST

AP Exclusive: Health law cybersecurity challenges WASHINGTON (AP) — As the Obama administration raced to meet its self-imposed deadline for online health insurance markets, security experts working for the government worried that state computer systems could become a...

Feb 25 2014, 1:51pm CST

How To Prevent Becoming The Next Target

How To Prevent Becoming The Next Target Welcome to another installment in my cybersecurity for business owners series. Black Hat held a good webinar today on securing POS (Point of Sale) Systems.  I published an article on this topic (with input from one...

Feb 20 2014, 3:06pm CST

A Deeper look into NSA spying: Watch Jacob Applebaum Videos

A Deeper look into NSA spying: Watch Jacob Applebaum Videos This post originally appeared on securitycurrent. The reactions to the depth and scope of the NSA’s surveillance apparatus has varied from ho-hum, “that’s their job,” to OMG “it’s the end of the world as we know it!”...

Feb 19 2014, 6:51pm CST