Snowden Calls For Termination Of Unwarranted Surveillance This post excerpted from securitycurrent. In a live chat hosted by The Courage Foundation Edward Snowden called on the US to stop the mass collection of telephone records by the NSA, authorized under section 215 of...
Jan 24 2014, 5:50am CST
AARP Chooses Jack Ryan for Grownups The association for adults that love movies has chosen Jack Ryan as a movie which is fit for grownups. This is the first time the AARP has made an announcement regarding a film made for mature audiences.
Jan 23 2014, 3:44am CST
Government Panel urges To End Phone Data Spying Government oversight panel urges end to phone data spying, records purge WASHINGTON (AP) — A sharply divided government task force that reviewed the National Security Agency's surveillance program for four months has...
Jan 23 2014, 2:01am CST
Gun-Toting At The IRS The IRS wields enormous power, but should agents be armed too? With all of the controversy facing the IRS and the tax system these days, it can seem doubly scary to contemplate tax collectors being armed. As Prof. Paul...
Jan 18 2014, 3:36pm CST
Questions and answers about Obama's new NSA rules Questions and answers about Obama's plan to rein in NSA snooping on phone records and emails
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is ordering changes to spy programs that sweep up Americans' phone...
Jan 17 2014, 12:21pm CST
Officials: Obama likely to OK phone record changes AP sources: Obama expected to back changes to NSA surveillance with Congress handling details
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is expected to endorse changes to the way the government collects...
Jan 15 2014, 2:41am CST
Proposed spy phone record shift draws resistance Proposal to shift surveillance phone record retention away from government drawing resistance
WASHINGTON (AP) — Telephone companies are quietly balking at the idea of changing how they collect and store...
Jan 14 2014, 2:36am CST
Jesse 'The Mind' Ventura: Snowden A Patriot, Hero Edward Snowden is a hero and a patriot says ex-Minnesota governor and wrestling star Jesse Ventura.
Known in the wrestling ring back in the day as Jesse “The Body”, Ventura called himself Jesse “The Mind” when he joined...
Jan 7 2014, 11:36am CST
The NSA Reportedly Has Total Access To The Apple iPhone As with most good stories, revelations of the NSA spy program will almost certainly keep getting worse before anything gets better.
Yesterday we reported on claims—based on leaked NSA documents—that the spy agency was...
Dec 30 2013, 6:11pm CST
NY judge rules NSA phone surveillance is legal NY judge concludes NSA phone surveillance is legal, rejecting ACLU effort to halt program
NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge on Friday found that the National Security Agency's bulk collection of millions of...
Dec 27 2013, 12:06pm CST
XKeyscore is the NSA’s Top Secret Tool of Internet Surveillance The XKeyscore is the NSA’s top secret and widest reaching tool of Internet surveillance. Via this superior method of spying, the NSA can tap into virtually everything a user does online. The dangers fraught for cyberspace freaks are too many to even start listing.
Jul 31 2013, 10:50am CDT
T-Mobile and Verizon Data Not Directly Accessed by NSA Two of the phone companies, namely T-Mobile and Verizon, have been let off the hook from any surveillance by the NSA. The reason is that they are partially owned by foreign interests. That saved them from being hounded by the NSA.
Jun 15 2013, 3:53am CDT
Tapping of Tech Firms’ Data The Obama administration confirmed its complicity in the surveillance of information that was strictly confidential. The tapping of the secret data of various tech firms was taking place.
Jun 7 2013, 6:08am CDT
NSA Collecting Phone Records of Millions of Verizon Customers Daily The latest news has it that the NSA is snooping around into the phone records of millions of Verizon customers. Under a judge’s orders, Verizon was to provide a list of all the calls made by US citizens through its network to the NSA for scrutiny. This is not the first time that the government has intervened in personal and private matters of ordinary citizens.
Jun 6 2013, 4:40am CDT
US Military Weapons Designs Stolen by Chinese Hackers Chinese cyber spies are responsible for infiltrating several US weapons designs files thereby aiding Beijing in its military efforts to outdo the United States. These hackers had via password probability and code breaking somehow gotten access to the secret Pentagon weapons design database.
May 28 2013, 4:33am CDT
Tim Cook Shares Particulars of Apple’s US Mac Model The CEO of Apple is high as a kite. Tim Cook serves as an ideal leader, and strong patriot, who made certain revelations regarding his company’s latest venture in a recent interview. The Mac model for USA that is in the works will be launched soon.
May 17 2013, 7:14am CDT
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