Slashdot Items Tagged "nsa"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @04:41PM NSA, GCHQ Have Been Intercepting In-Flight Mobile Calls For Years
Friday November 25, 2016 @01:30PM Edward Snowden Loses Norway Safe Passage Case
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @02:09PM Snowden Can Be Asked To Testify In Person In Germany NSA Probe
Thursday November 17, 2016 @03:24PM NSA Chief: Nation-State Made 'Conscious Effort' To Sway US Presidential Election
Monday November 14, 2016 @05:51PM Shazam Keeps Your Mac's Microphone Always On, Even When You Turn It Off
Monday October 31, 2016 @10:15AM NSA Hackers The Shadow Brokers Dump More Files
Friday October 21, 2016 @03:05PM Prosecutors Say NSA Contractor Could Flee To Foreign Power
Thursday October 20, 2016 @02:26PM Prosecutors Say Contractor Stole 50 Terabytes of NSA Data
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @11:07PM Yahoo Scan By US Fell Under Foreign Spy Law Expiring Next Year
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @11:51AM NSA Contractor Arrested in Possible New Theft of Secrets
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @05:52PM Apple, Google, Microsoft: We Have No Government Email Scanning Program Like Yahoo's
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @02:28PM Yahoo Secretly Scanned Customer Emails For US Intelligence
Sunday October 02, 2016 @04:32PM No One's Bidding on The Shadow Brokers' Stolen NSA Hacking Tools
Monday September 26, 2016 @10:06AM Cisco Blamed A Router Bug On 'Cosmic Radiation'
Friday September 23, 2016 @10:22AM Probe Of Leaked US NSA Hacking Tools Examines Operative's Mistake
Monday September 12, 2016 @04:50PM ACLU Is Launching A Campaign To Convince President Obama To Pardon Edward Snowden
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @03:15PM FBI Director Says Prolific Default Encryption Hurting Government Spying Efforts
Saturday August 20, 2016 @12:26AM Computer Science Professor Mocks The NSA's Buggy Code
Friday August 19, 2016 @04:28PM Computer Science Professor Gives Failing Grade to Newly Leaked NSA Hacking Tool
Friday August 19, 2016 @08:47AM The NSA Leak Is Real, Snowden Documents Confirm
Thursday August 18, 2016 @05:13PM How The US Will Likely Respond To Shadow Brokers Leak
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @06:02PM Cisco Patches 'ExtraBacon' Zero-day Exploit Leaked By NSA Hackers
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @07:56AM NSA Worried About Implications of Leaked Toolkits
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @03:50PM Snowden Speculates Leak of NSA Spying Tools Is Tied To Russian DNC Hack
Monday August 15, 2016 @01:32PM Hackers Claim To Be Selling NSA Cyberweapons In Online Auction
Monday August 15, 2016 @08:41AM First Confirmed Prism Surveillance Target Was Democracy Activist
Sunday August 14, 2016 @10:31PM Ask Slashdot: Are There Secure Alternatives To Skype?
Sunday August 14, 2016 @12:28PM Can We Avoid Government Surveillance By Leaving The Grid?
Thursday August 11, 2016 @12:10PM This Is What the World's Spies Used Instead of MSN Messenger
Sunday August 07, 2016 @11:57AM Edward Snowden Is Not Dead Despite Mysterious Tweets, Says Glenn Greenwald
Saturday August 06, 2016 @04:30PM Conservative Site Argues Profiting from Snowden 'Treason' May Violate Law
Saturday July 30, 2016 @02:40PM Russian Government Gets 'Hacked Back', Attacks Possibly Launched By The NSA
Thursday July 28, 2016 @03:30PM Gary Johnson: I'd Consider Pardoning Snowden, Chelsea Manning
Friday July 22, 2016 @03:32PM Edward Snowden At Comic-Con: 'I Live a Surprisingly Free Life'
Saturday July 16, 2016 @12:53AM Jill Stein Pledges To Pardon Snowden and Appoint Him To Her Cabinet
Monday June 27, 2016 @03:17PM President Obama Should Pardon Edward Snowden Before Leaving Office
Sunday June 26, 2016 @03:50AM How to Phone Home with Somebody Else's Phone
Saturday June 25, 2016 @05:18AM Snowden Finally Identified As Target of Investigation That Ended Lavabit
Monday June 20, 2016 @04:19PM Smartphone Users Are Paying For Their Own Surveillance
Friday June 17, 2016 @10:24PM The NSA Would Be Eliminated Under President Gary Johnson
Saturday June 11, 2016 @02:12PM NSA Couldn't Hack San Bernardino Shooter's iPhone; Now Working On Exploiting IoT
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @04:52PM Yahoo Becomes First Company To Disclose FBI National Security Letters
Sunday May 29, 2016 @11:27AM The NSA's Delightfully D&D-inspired Guide To the Internet
Thursday May 19, 2016 @10:14PM New Surveillance System May Let Cops Use All Of The Cameras
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @03:19PM It's Trivially Easy To Identify You Based On Records of Your Calls and Texts
Monday May 16, 2016 @04:12PM The Intercept Releases First Batch Of New Docs Leaked By Snowden
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @03:00PM Snowden: 'Governments Can Reduce Our Dignity To That Of Tagged Animals'
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @09:25PM A Complete Guide To The New 'Crypto Wars'
Saturday April 23, 2016 @03:48PM From Uber To Eric Schmidt, Tech Is Closer To the US Government Than You'd Think
Friday April 22, 2016 @06:42PM Spy Chief Pressed For Number of Americans Ensnared In Data Espionage
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @10:05PM Court Troubled By Surveillance Excesses At FBI, NSA
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @03:14PM Snowden Ridicules David Cameron For Defending 'Private' Matter of Panama Papers Leak
Friday March 25, 2016 @11:02AM Former Bush Official Lawrence Wilkerson Says Snowden Has Done a 'Service'
Thursday March 24, 2016 @02:30AM Whistleblower: NSA Is So Overwhelmed With Data, It's No Longer Effective
Monday March 21, 2016 @04:13AM The Internet of Things Is a Surveillance Nightmare
Sunday March 20, 2016 @10:51AM Snowden: What Happened In 2013 Couldn't Have Happened Without Free Software
Friday March 18, 2016 @09:20PM NSA Suggested Clinton Use A $4,750 Windows CE PDA
Thursday March 17, 2016 @09:06PM Emails Show NSA Rejected Hillary Clinton's Request For Secure Smartphone
Thursday March 10, 2016 @08:06PM Federal Judge Admits Existence Of NSA's PRISM Program
Thursday March 10, 2016 @12:03PM FBI Quietly Changes Its Privacy Rules For Accessing NSA Data On Americans
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @05:20PM Snowden: FBI's Claim It Can't Unlock The San Bernardino iPhone Is 'Bullshit'
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @08:57AM Former NSA, CIA Director Michael Hayden Sides With Apple Over FBI
Sunday February 28, 2016 @12:08PM John McAfee: NSA's Back Door Has Given Every US Secret To Enemies
Friday February 26, 2016 @08:12AM Obama Administration Set To Expand Sharing of Data That NSA Intercepts
Monday February 22, 2016 @01:00PM Snowden Would Return To US If Government Guarantees Fair Trial
Thursday February 18, 2016 @10:54AM Paris Attacks Would Not Have Happened Without Crypto
Thursday February 04, 2016 @05:01PM Marco Rubio Wants To Permanently Extend NSA Mass Surveillance
Sunday January 31, 2016 @01:01AM NSA Hacker Chief Explains How To Keep Him Out of Your System
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @12:05PM NSA Wants To Dump the Phone Records It Gathered Over 14 Years
Sunday January 24, 2016 @01:40PM Edward Snowden Is Tired of Being Bombarded By Suitors
Sunday November 01, 2015 @09:08AM EU Parliament: Citizens' Rights Still Endangered By Mass Surveillance
Thursday October 29, 2015 @04:20PM Google Threatens Action Against Symantec After Botched Investigation
Thursday October 29, 2015 @02:24PM Non-Binding Resolution: EU States Should Protect Snowden
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @11:10AM Irish Data Protection Commissioner Ordered To Investigate Facebook Data
Thursday October 15, 2015 @02:58PM How Is the NSA Breaking So Much Crypto?
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @07:09AM Data Transfer Pact Between U.S. and Europe Is Ruled Invalid
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @07:08AM EU Court Invalidates Europe-US Safe Harbour Data Sharing Agreement
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @07:05AM Europe's highest court just rejected the US's 'safe harbor' agreement
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @02:05PM FBI and DEA Under Review For Misuse of NSA Mass Surveillance Data
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @01:25PM Snowden Joins Twitter, Follows NSA
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @07:50AM How To Find Out If GCHQ and the NSA Spied On You, and How To Complain
Monday August 17, 2015 @08:31PM Wuala Encrypted Cloud-Storage Service Shuts Down
Friday July 31, 2015 @05:58PM Questioning the Dispute Over Key Escrow
Wednesday July 29, 2015 @02:26AM Two Years Later, White House Responds To 'Pardon Edward Snowden' Petition
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @09:12AM Eric Holder Says DoJ Could Strike Deal With Snowden; Current AG Takes Hard Line
Friday July 03, 2015 @09:21PM In Response to Open Letter, France Rejects Asylum For Julian Assange
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @08:56AM UK Researchers Find IPv6-Related Data Leaks In 11 of 14 VPN Providers
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @08:47AM New Snowden Leaks Show NSA Attacked Anti-Virus Software
Friday June 19, 2015 @05:52PM Schneier: China and Russia Almost Definitely Have the Snowden Docs
Tuesday June 16, 2015 @10:49AM Should Edward Snowden Trust Apple To Do the Right Thing?
Saturday June 13, 2015 @11:41PM Report: Russia and China Crack Encrypted Snowden Files
Saturday June 13, 2015 @02:05PM Germany Abandons Investigation Into NSA Spying on Chancellor Merkel
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @07:35AM US Tech Companies Expected To Lose More Than $35 Billion Over NSA Spying
Sunday May 31, 2015 @07:20PM Patriot Act Spy Powers To Expire As Rand Paul Blocks USA Freedom Act Vote
Saturday May 23, 2015 @06:45AM NSA-Reform Bill Fails In US Senate
Thursday May 21, 2015 @02:46PM Academics Build a New Tor Client Designed To Beat the NSA
Wednesday May 13, 2015 @07:09PM House Votes To End Spy Agencies' Bulk Collection of Phone Data
Friday May 08, 2015 @06:53PM Senators Demand CIA Director Admit He Lied About Spying On Senate Computers
Friday May 08, 2015 @05:29PM Dropbox Moves Accounts Outside North America To Ireland
Thursday May 07, 2015 @09:37AM US Appeals Court Says NSA Phone Surveillance Is Not Authorized By Congress
Tuesday May 05, 2015 @10:03AM How the NSA Converts Spoken Words Into Searchable Text
Saturday April 18, 2015 @01:33AM Twitter Moves Non-US Accounts To Ireland, and Away From the NSA
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @08:26AM The NSA Wants Tech Companies To Give It "Front Door" Access To Encrypted Data
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @07:40AM Bolivia Demands Assange Apologize For Deliberately False Leaks To the US
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @07:16AM U.S. Gov't Grapples With Clash Between Privacy, Security
Friday April 10, 2015 @07:15PM The DEA Disinformation Campaign To Hide Surveillance Techniques
Thursday April 09, 2015 @11:20AM US Started Keeping Secret Records of International Telephone Calls In 1992
Tuesday April 07, 2015 @09:20AM Snowden Demystified: Can the Government See My Junk?
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @05:24AM Ask Slashdot: Who's Going To Win the Malware Arms Race?
Monday March 30, 2015 @05:01PM Europol Chief Warns About Computer Encryption
Friday March 20, 2015 @09:53PM Government Spies Admit That Cyber Armageddon Is Unlikely
Thursday March 19, 2015 @08:38PM To Avoid NSA Interception, Cisco Will Ship To Decoy Addresses
Friday March 13, 2015 @05:35PM Mass Surveillance: Can We Blame It All On the Government?
Wednesday March 11, 2015 @09:37AM New Evidence Strengthens NSA Ties To Equation Group Malware
Tuesday March 10, 2015 @11:59AM CIA Tried To Crack Security of Apple Devices
Tuesday March 10, 2015 @07:25AM Wikimedia Foundation Files Suit Against NSA and DOJ
Tuesday March 10, 2015 @03:40AM Wikimedia Foundation files suit against NSA and DOJ
Monday March 09, 2015 @12:33PM NSA Director Argues For "Red Button" Autonomy Against Unattributed Cyber-Attacks
Thursday March 05, 2015 @10:04AM Schneier: Either Everyone Is Cyber-secure Or No One Is
Thursday February 19, 2015 @05:30PM How NSA Spies Stole the Keys To the Encryption Castle
Saturday February 07, 2015 @10:39AM Utah Cyberattacks, Up To 300 Million Per Day, May Be Aimed At NSA Facility
Thursday February 05, 2015 @09:42AM Some Hackers Unknowingly Gathering Intel For the NSA
Monday January 19, 2015 @12:14AM NSA Hack of N. Korea Convinced Obama NK Was Behind Sony Hack
Sunday January 18, 2015 @03:02PM NSA Prepares For Future Techno-Battles By Plotting Network Takedowns
Sunday January 18, 2015 @12:57AM Feds Operated Yet Another Secret Metadata Database Until 2013
Saturday January 17, 2015 @04:56PM Obama: Gov't Shouldn't Be Hampered By Encrypted Communications
Sunday December 28, 2014 @03:54PM Snowden Documents Show How Well NSA Codebreakers Can Pry
Tuesday December 09, 2014 @08:32AM FISA Court Extends Section 215 Bulk Surveillance For 90 Days
Thursday December 04, 2014 @01:23PM How the NSA Is Spying On Everyone: More Revelations
Wednesday October 29, 2014 @09:29PM Secret Policy Allows GCHQ Bulk Access To NSA Data
Friday October 17, 2014 @07:21PM NSA CTO Patrick Dowd Moonlighting For Private Security Firm
Sunday October 12, 2014 @07:52AM Snowden's Tough Advice For Guarding Privacy
Saturday October 11, 2014 @04:47PM Ex-NSA Director Keith Alexander's Investments In Tech Firms: "No Conflict"
Saturday October 11, 2014 @08:18AM Core Secrets: NSA Saboteurs In China and Germany
Friday October 10, 2014 @08:41PM NSA To Scientists: We Won't Tell You What We've Told You; That's Classified
Thursday October 09, 2014 @08:00AM Eric Schmidt: Anxiety Over US Spying Will "Break the Internet"
Thursday September 25, 2014 @01:11AM Shadowy Tech Brokers Deliver Data To the NSA
Sunday September 21, 2014 @11:59AM Wired Profiles John Brooks, the Programmer Behind Ricochet
Friday September 19, 2014 @08:03AM Snowden's Leaks Didn't Help Terrorists
Thursday September 11, 2014 @06:40PM U.S. Threatened Massive Fine To Force Yahoo To Release Data
Tuesday September 02, 2014 @10:32PM Mysterious, Phony Cell Towers Found Throughout US
Monday August 25, 2014 @05:27PM 850 Billion NSA Surveillance Records Searchable By Domestic Law Enforcement
Saturday August 16, 2014 @07:07AM Leaked Documents: GCHQ Made Port-Scanning Entire Countries a Standard Spy Tool
Wednesday August 13, 2014 @11:28AM Snowden: NSA Working On Autonomous Cyberwarfare Bot
Sunday August 10, 2014 @05:50PM New NSA-Funded Code Rolls All Programming Languages Into One
Thursday August 07, 2014 @07:34AM Snowden Granted 3 More Years of Russian Residency
Thursday August 07, 2014 @03:39AM China Bans iPad, MacBook Pro, Other Apple Products For Government Use
Wednesday August 06, 2014 @07:47AM 40% Of People On Terror Watch List Have No Terrorist Ties
Tuesday August 05, 2014 @08:41PM Want To Work Without Prying Eyes? Try Wearing a Body Sock
Tuesday August 05, 2014 @05:29PM EFF: US Gov't Bid To Alter Court Record in Jewel v. NSA
Friday August 01, 2014 @11:49AM The CIA Does Las Vegas
Thursday July 31, 2014 @09:30PM Journalist Sues NSA For Keeping Keith Alexander's Financial History Secret
Wednesday July 30, 2014 @02:12PM Black Hat Researchers Actively Trying To Deanonymize Tor Users
Sunday July 27, 2014 @09:01AM When Spies and Crime-Fighters Squabble Over How They Spy On You
Thursday July 24, 2014 @08:20AM Dutch Court Says Government Can Receive Bulk Data from NSA
Thursday July 17, 2014 @10:31AM UN Report Finds NSA Mass Surveillance Likely Violated Human Rights
Monday July 14, 2014 @10:35PM German NSA Committee May Turn To Typewriters To Stop Leaks
Thursday July 10, 2014 @02:54PM After NSA Spying Flap, Germany Asks CIA Station Chief to Depart
Wednesday July 09, 2014 @10:10AM Meet the Muslim-American Leaders the FBI and NSA Have Been Spying On
Thursday July 03, 2014 @01:46PM NSA Considers Linux Journal Readers, Tor (And Linux?) Users "Extremists"
Tuesday July 01, 2014 @09:08AM Court Allowed NSA To Spy On All But 4 Countries
Sunday June 29, 2014 @03:02PM RAND Study: Looser Civil Service Rules Would Ease Cybersecurity Shortage
Thursday June 26, 2014 @03:28PM Germany Scores First: Ends Verizon Contract Over NSA Concerns
Thursday June 26, 2014 @02:29PM Former NSA Chief Warned Against Selling NSA Secrets
Friday June 20, 2014 @05:34PM German Intel Agency Helped NSA Tap Fiber Optic Cables In Germany
Thursday June 19, 2014 @04:49PM How Secret Partners Expand NSA's Surveillance Dragnet
Thursday June 19, 2014 @01:49PM TrueCrypt Author Claims That Forking Is Impossible
Tuesday June 10, 2014 @09:26AM NSA's Novel Claim: Our Systems Are Too Complex To Obey the Law
Thursday June 05, 2014 @12:28PM A Year After Snowden's Disclosures, EFF, FSF Want You To Fight Surveillance
Thursday June 05, 2014 @07:49AM EFF Tells Court That the NSA Knowingly and Illegally Destroyed Evidence
Sunday June 01, 2014 @02:47PM The Sudden Policy Change In Truecrypt Explained
Saturday May 31, 2014 @11:09PM NSA Collecting Millions of Faces From Web Images
Thursday May 29, 2014 @04:47PM In First American TV Interview, Snowden Talks Accountability and Patriotism
Thursday May 29, 2014 @01:55AM Microsoft Demos Real-Time Translation Over Skype
Wednesday May 28, 2014 @10:09AM German Authorities Lack Evidence To Prosecute Anyone For NSA Spying
Tuesday May 20, 2014 @01:41PM China Bans Government Purchases of Windows 8
Friday May 16, 2014 @11:39AM Gen. Keith Alexander On Metadata, Snowden, and the NSA: "We're At Greater Risk"
Thursday May 15, 2014 @08:30AM IACR Finally Gets Around To Repudiating Mass Surveillance
Saturday May 10, 2014 @12:21AM The NSA and Snowden: Securing the All-Seeing Eye
Thursday May 01, 2014 @07:18AM British Spy Chiefs Secretly Begged To Play In NSA's Data Pools
Sunday April 20, 2014 @11:22PM Snowden to Critics: Questioning Putin Has Opened Conversation About Surveillance
Thursday April 10, 2014 @01:50PM Double Take: Condoleezza Rice As Dropbox's Newest Board Member
Wednesday April 09, 2014 @06:18PM In-Flight Wi-Fi Provider Going Above and Beyond To Help Feds Spy
Sunday April 06, 2014 @03:01PM Why No Executive Order To Stop NSA Metadata Collection?
Monday March 24, 2014 @10:47PM White House To Propose Ending NSA Phone Records Collection
Saturday March 22, 2014 @05:34PM Spinoffs From Spyland: How Some NSA Technology Is Making Its Way Into Industry
Saturday March 22, 2014 @05:06PM NSA Hacked Huawei, Stole Source Code
Thursday March 20, 2014 @05:02PM Tor Project: Fake Tor App Has Been In Apple's App Store For Months
Thursday March 20, 2014 @04:13PM After FOIA, Homeland Security Releases Social Media Monitoring Guides
Thursday March 20, 2014 @12:45PM NSA General Counsel Insists US Companies Assisted In Data Collection
Tuesday March 18, 2014 @11:00AM Church Committee Members Say New Group Needed To Watch NSA
Thursday March 13, 2014 @03:35PM FISA Court Reverses Order To Destroy NSA Phone Data
Thursday March 13, 2014 @02:32PM 1GB of Google Drive Storage Now Costs Only $0.02 Per Month
Wednesday March 12, 2014 @11:23AM Calif. Court Orders Preservation of Disputed NSA Phone Records
Tuesday March 11, 2014 @09:14PM Court Denies NSA Request To Hold Phone Records Beyond 5 Years
Sunday March 09, 2014 @07:37PM Snowden Says No One Listened To 10 Attempts To Raise Concerns At NSA
Sunday March 09, 2014 @09:59AM The NSA Has an Advice Columnist
Saturday March 08, 2014 @03:10PM Eric Schmidt, Jared Cohen Say Google Data Now Protected From Gov't Spying
Wednesday March 05, 2014 @07:57AM White House "Privacy Tour" a Flop On Its First Leg At MIT
Thursday February 27, 2014 @09:14AM 'Obnoxious' RSA Protests, RSA Remains Mum