Apr 242017
 

It’s impossible to keep up with the nonstop news coverage and multiple storylines around the recent Wikileaks CIA dump.

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Apr 112017
 

The FBI obtained a secret court order last summer to monitor the communications of an adviser to presidential candidate Donald Trump, part of an investigation into possible links between Russia and the campaign, law enforcement and other U.S. officials said.

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The Most Intriguing Spy Stories From 166 Internal NSA Reports

 Posted by on 2016-05-17 at 00:18  cia, espionage, fbi, government, nsa, Politics, Reblog, security, spying  Comments Off on The Most Intriguing Spy Stories From 166 Internal NSA Reports
May 172016
 

In the early months of 2003, the National Security Agency saw demand for its services spike as a new war in Iraq, as well as ongoing and profound changes in how people used the internet, added to a torrent of new agency work related to the war on terror, according to a review of 166 articles fro

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The Ukrainian Hacker Who Became the FBI’s Best Weapon—And Worst Nightmare

 Posted by on 2016-05-12 at 21:51  espionage, government, hack, Hacking, Politics, privacy, Reblog, security, spying, tech  Comments Off on The Ukrainian Hacker Who Became the FBI’s Best Weapon—And Worst Nightmare
May 122016
 


One Thursday in January 2001, Maksym Igor Popov, a 20-year-old Ukrainian man, walked nervously through the doors of the United States embassy in London.

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In Italy, CIA Agents Are Undone by Their Cell Phones

 Posted by on 2016-03-23 at 20:23  cia, espionage, Politics, Reblog, security, surveillance, tech  Comments Off on In Italy, CIA Agents Are Undone by Their Cell Phones
Mar 232016
 

The CIA needs to get a Q. James Bond’s gadget guru surely would have warned the agency about how easy it is to track calls made via cell phone. Now 25 of its agents are facing trial in absentia in Milan, Italy, this summer — undone by their pathetic ignorance of technology.

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