This is real. This happened.
Sen. Patrick Leahy’s USA Freedom Act, which would have put some limits on the capabilities of the NSA, didn’t get the votes for full consideration.
NSA bureaucrat Teresa Shea and her intelligence-contractor husband are worth at least $3 million, records show. She ran controversial surveillance programs for years and recused herself last year from decisions about her husband’s employer.
Top National Security Agency official Teresa Shea is leaving her position after BuzzFeed News reported on her and her husband’s financial interests. The move comes as the NSA faces more questions about the business dealings of its former director Keith Alexander, and potential ethics conflicts. This post has been updated to include a response from the NSA.
Powerful National Security Agency official registered “electronics” business at her home before her husband set up intelligence business there, BuzzFeed News finds. Her company owns a plane and a condo.
But it is a whole lot more secure.
“The Most Wanted Man in the World” reveals further details about his leaks in the magazine’s September issue. He also discusses his hope of returning to the U.S.
“Well, every website has an electronic address, right?”
A new report by the Pew Research Center shows that people across the world are opposed to U.S. surveillance efforts and targeted killings via drones. But, surprisingly, people still like America.
“I was a willing participant.”
In a surprise move Thursday night, the House voted to limit spying on U.S. citizens and prohibit requiring “backdoor” access for products and services.
“Well, I think he’s working for them. I wouldn’t go so far as to say a double agent but he’s working for someone.”
“The e-mail did not raise allegations or concerns about wrongdoing or abuse…”
The former NSA contractor who leaked details of U.S. intelligence-gathering programs spoke to Brian Williams in an NBC Nightly News interview in Moscow.
War of the whistleblowers.
She’s smart, funny, and tough, and she does it all without even having daddy issues. Ziva who?
The U.S. National Security Agency is using cryptology in its tweets to attract bright would-be spooks.
Young people are increasingly taking pains to protect their privacy online. If “‘Don’t talk to strangers,’ becomes ‘Delete your cookies,’ what does that mean for brands long-term?”
Gap is piloting an in-store tracking app of sorts next month and increasingly tailoring its web presence for individuals. It’s facing new mall competitors as well as Amazon, the master of online personalization.
“This behavior is quite literally part of the NSA’s job,” said an expert. “If the NSA knows about it we can assume most major agencies in other governments know about it as well.”
There’s a whole world of internet research you could be doing!
Vice Adm. Michael Rogers declines to answer a question about whether the NSA has carried out warrantless searches on the communications of American citizens.
NSA leaker Edward Snowden, speaking at a panel discussion at the South by Southwest festival Monday, blamed NSA chiefs Michael Hayden and Keith Alexander for putting the NSA on the offensive and ultimately weakening the U.S.’s national security.
GCHQ intercepted millions of Yahoo webcams, according to Guardian. And found itself with a major porn problem.
They’ll get the message eventually.
The NSA appears to be image aware.
Obama deflty deflects a French reporter’s question.
The Republican National Committee also called for an investigation into the NSA’s “unconstitutional surveillance” program.