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The NSA is *Not* Securing Our Nation…On Purpose

May 16, 2017

NSA should have told Microsoft right away so they could patch the vulnerability but then the NSA couldn’t use it themselves. The NSA has a long history of not disclosing…

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NSA: Why are you not focused on protecting the nation?

January 5, 2015

Reading the German publication Der Spiegel’s article called Prying Eyes: Inside the NSA’s War on Internet Security this weekend, like them I was struck by something that has been on…

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NSA Files Decoded

October 1, 2014

wins an Emmy for coverage of NSA revelations. Their multimedia piece NSA Files Decoded is one of the best, most comprehensive and informative (dare I say “entertaining?”) pieces I’ve seen…

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Will the iPhone 3G be the NSA’s best friend?

June 10, 2008

…National Security Agency (NSA) currently doing warrantless wiretapping) will gleefully use location and presence aware devices like this for surveillance and tracking of our movements. Who needs RealID when you’ve…

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UNREASONABLE Search & Seizure: Why *Don’t* You Care?

June 2, 2013

…in 2007 and the NSA publicly refutes in this public transcript PDF as “false myths”), this Washington Post article refutes the NSA’s public mythbusting and shows why the NSA needs…

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Frontline’s United States of Secrets

May 21, 2014

…the NSA’s vacuum surveillance that I’ve ever seen. You owe it to yourself, and the future of our children, to be aware of what’s going on. NSA Finally In The…

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Tinfoil Hat & Edward Snowden

September 16, 2016

…to rein in the NSA in any meaningful way with regard to domestic spying. The U.K. news organization The Guardian has an entire section called the NSA files which is…

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Skype to be renamed “Scrape”?

July 17, 2013

…statement by the company regarding NSA surveillance. For security experts, that means Skype calls are at the mercy of NSA requests, just like traditional phone calls made with landlines or…

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Encrypt Your Communications with Silent Circle

October 16, 2012

…Circle the National Security Agency’s (NSA) worst nightmare? Yes, citizen’s securing their communications is the NSA’s worst nightmare, especially if we do it en masse. I’m sure the NSA would…

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How are these related? Google rats out a blogger. House passes HR1955.

November 28, 2007

…had access to a cipher approved by NSA for encryption of TOP SECRET information. Many public products use 128-bit secret keys by default; it is possible that NSA suspects a…

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