Slashdot Items Tagged "nsa"

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Sunday November 22, 2015 @09:12AM Whistleblowers: How NSA Created the 'Largest Failure' In Its History
Wednesday November 18, 2015 @01:14PM How Cisco Is Trying To Prove It Can Keep NSA Spies Out of Its Gear
Monday November 09, 2015 @03:36PM US Judge Rules Against NSA In Phone Spying Case
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
Monday September 21, 2015 @12:48PM George W Bush Made Retroactive NSA 'Fix' After Hospital Room Showdown
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
Monday August 17, 2015 @02:16PM How an Obscure Acronym Helped Link AT&T To NSA Spying
Sunday August 16, 2015 @12:11PM Documents Reveal Details Behind AT&T-NSA Partnership
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
Wednesday July 15, 2015 @07:17PM NSA Releases Open Source Security Tool For Linux
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
Wednesday June 24, 2015 @06:59PM France, Up In Arms Over NSA Spying, Passes New Surveillance Law
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 @10:11PM NSA Planned To Hijack Google App Store To Hack Smartphones
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
Monday March 30, 2015 @11:08AM Attempted Breach of NSA HQ Checkpoint; One Shot Dead
Sunday March 29, 2015 @01:33PM NSA: We Mulled Ending Phone Program Before Edward Snowden Leaks
Monday March 23, 2015 @10:34AM Leaked Snowden Docs Show Canada's "False Flag" Operations
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
Wednesday March 04, 2015 @12:50PM New Zealand Spied On Nearly Two Dozen Pacific Countries
Thursday February 26, 2015 @09:30AM It's Official: NSA Spying Is Hurting the US Tech Economy
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
Monday December 29, 2014 @04:21PM The NSA Uses the Same Chat Protocol As Hackers
Sunday December 28, 2014 @03:54PM Snowden Documents Show How Well NSA Codebreakers Can Pry
Monday December 15, 2014 @07:43AM Eric Schmidt: To Avoid NSA Spying, Keep Your Data In Google's Services
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 November 12, 2014 @10:41PM Senate May Vote On NSA Reform As Soon As Next Week
Sunday November 09, 2014 @02:13PM Berlin's Digital Exiles: Where Tech Activists Go To Escape the NSA
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
Sunday September 14, 2014 @07:59PM New Details About NSA's Exhaustive Search of Edward Snowden's Emails
Thursday September 11, 2014 @06:40PM U.S. Threatened Massive Fine To Force Yahoo To Release Data
Monday September 08, 2014 @09:33AM Feds Say NSA "Bogeyman" Did Not Find Silk Road's Servers
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
Sunday July 13, 2014 @10:45AM NSA Says Snowden Emails Exempt From Public Disclosure
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
Monday June 09, 2014 @07:46AM Replicating the NSA's Gadgets Using Open Source
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
Monday May 19, 2014 @07:18AM Cisco Complains To Obama About NSA Adding Spyware To Routers
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
Monday May 12, 2014 @03:09PM Glenn Greenwald: How the NSA Tampers With US Made Internet Routers
Saturday May 10, 2014 @12:21AM The NSA and Snowden: Securing the All-Seeing Eye
Monday May 05, 2014 @08:10AM Kerry Says US Is On the "Right Side of History" When It Comes To Online Freedom
Thursday May 01, 2014 @10:11PM Born In the NSA: These Former Spies Are Starting Companies of Their Own
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 31, 2014 @10:00AM NSA Infiltrated RSA Deeper Than Imagined
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
Wednesday March 19, 2014 @05:05PM Officials: NSA's PRISM Targets Email Addresses, Not Keywords
Tuesday March 18, 2014 @11:00AM Church Committee Members Say New Group Needed To Watch NSA
Thursday March 13, 2014 @05:39PM A Look at the NSA's Most Powerful Internet Attack Tool
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 @09:31PM Privacy Lawsuits Over NSA Spying Force Retention of Metadata
Thursday February 27, 2014 @09:14AM 'Obnoxious' RSA Protests, RSA Remains Mum
Monday February 24, 2014 @10:59PM NSA and GHCQ Employing Shills To Poison Web Forum Discourse
Tuesday February 18, 2014 @08:35AM French, German Leaders: Keep European Email Off US Servers
Sunday February 16, 2014 @05:49AM German Chancellor Proposes European Communications Network
Thursday February 13, 2014 @10:33AM NSA: Others Implicated in Making Snowden Data Leaks Possible
Tuesday February 11, 2014 @08:15AM Can Commercial Storage Services Handle the NSA's Metadata?
Monday February 10, 2014 @06:18PM 3 Reasons To Hate Mass Surveillance; 3 Ways To Fight It
Saturday February 08, 2014 @09:10PM Snowden Used Software Scraper, Say NSA Officials
Thursday February 06, 2014 @09:23AM How Edward Snowden's Actions Have Impacted Defense Contractors
Sunday February 02, 2014 @04:48AM FCC Wants To Trial Shift From Analog Phone Networks To Digital
Wednesday January 29, 2014 @12:43PM Rovio Denies Knowledge of NSA Access, Angry Birds Website Defaced Anyway
Wednesday January 29, 2014 @11:07AM Edward Snowden Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize
Tuesday January 28, 2014 @02:12PM Microsoft Joins Open Compute Project, Will Share Server Designs
Tuesday January 28, 2014 @01:40PM Why Does Facebook Need To Read My Text Messages?
Tuesday January 28, 2014 @09:12AM Congressmen Say Clapper Lied To Congress, Ask Obama To Remove Him
Monday January 27, 2014 @04:56AM Spoiled Onions: Exposing Malicious Tor Exit Relays
Sunday January 26, 2014 @08:17PM Edward Snowden Says NSA Engages In Industrial Espionage
Saturday January 25, 2014 @03:16PM RNC Calls For Halt To Unconstitutional Surveillance
Friday January 24, 2014 @07:34AM Surveillance Watchdog Concludes Metadata Program Is Illegal, "Should End"
Sunday January 19, 2014 @12:43PM Translating President Obama's NSA Reform Promises Into Plain English
Thursday January 16, 2014 @02:44PM NSA Collects 200 Million Text Messages Per Day
Wednesday January 15, 2014 @12:19PM NYT: NSA Put 100,000 Radio Pathway "Backdoors" In PCs
Tuesday January 14, 2014 @03:20AM Google Buys Home Automation Company Nest
Thursday January 09, 2014 @10:12AM Canada Quietly Offering Sanctuary To Data From the US
Thursday January 09, 2014 @08:41AM EU parliament says Prism part of US econ/polit espionage and not anti-terrorism
Thursday January 09, 2014 @08:11AM Security Experts Call For Boycott of RSA Conference In NSA Protest
Monday January 06, 2014 @08:36PM Firewall Company Palo Alto Buys Stealthy Startup Formed By Ex-NSAers
Saturday January 04, 2014 @07:13AM Senator Bernie Sanders Asks NSA If Agency Is Spying On Congress
Friday January 03, 2014 @06:37PM NSA Trying To Build Quantum Computer
Thursday January 02, 2014 @09:17AM Thank Goodness For the NSA — A Fable
Tuesday December 31, 2013 @12:15PM The Year's Dumbest Moments in Tech
Tuesday December 31, 2013 @11:42AM No Question: Snowden Was 2013's Most Influential Tech Figure
Monday December 30, 2013 @11:08PM Former Head of NSA Calls For Obama To Reject NSA Commission Recommendations
Monday December 30, 2013 @01:00AM Unintended Consequences: How NSA Revelations May Lead To Even More Surveillance
Sunday December 29, 2013 @09:21AM Have a Privacy-Invasion Wishlist? Peruse NSA's Top Secret Catalog
Saturday December 28, 2013 @12:41PM NSA's Legal Win Introduces a Lot of Online Insecurity
Friday December 27, 2013 @10:24AM NSA Drowns In Useless Data, Impeding Work, Former Employee Claims
Thursday December 26, 2013 @08:22AM Year In Communications: NSA Revelations Overshadow Communications Breakthroughs
Tuesday December 24, 2013 @09:09AM Snowden Says His Mission Is Accomplished
Monday December 23, 2013 @06:07PM Researchers Connect 91% of Numbers With Names In Metadata Probe
Sunday December 22, 2013 @10:57PM RSA Flatly Denies That It Weakened Crypto For NSA Money