Snowden says he was Trained as a Spy

One of the biggest interviews of the year, with Edward Snowden is going to air this Wednesday night on NBC. We have a little preview for you of what the ex-NSA contractor said. The brief story was put up on NBC’s website today and it had Snowden claiming that he was “trained as a spy.” He said that his job …

NSA’s Connection With Heartbleed Discovered

If you needed any motivation to alter your passwords, it seems that the NSA has been utilizing the enormous security vulnerability called the “Heartbleed bug” to assemble data about net users, Bloomberg reports. The bug, that takes advantage of an unnoticed error in a widely used encoding standard to trick internet servers into jilting valuable user information, has affected nearly …

NSA Also Spies Members Of Congress

Does NSA really spies member of U.S. Congress?..The firm has given a reply to Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders’ letter which is stating that NSA treats Congress and other elected officials as a regular citizens. This is what was the actual letters by NSA, courtesy The Guardian: NSA’s authorities to collect signals intelligence data include procedures that protect the privacy of …

Engineers At NSA Vs Engineers At Big Tech Companies

Nowadays we almost daily see news regarding the spying done on the large Internet, PCs, networking companies by NSA, which obviously puts a big question before the public, and it’s whether the engineers at NSA are better than the engineers at other top tech companies like Google and facebook. Ian Webster, an engineer interviewed by both Facebook and the NSA …

NSA Is Capable Of Decoding Private Mobile Talks

According to the reports of TWP, a new document has released which proves that the National Security Agency isn’t just swiping location data from our cell phones; they actually have the ability to decode private, encrypted data, putting all our texts and calls right at their disposal. To be more specific NSA uses the new encryption technology known as A5/1, …

Microsoft On Defence Against NSA’s Snooping

Microsoft is presently showing its brave side by facing NSA, which is snooping into corporate databases, Internet traffic, and cellphone locations have put the technology industry on the defensive. The lead companies like Google, Mozilla, Twitter, Facebook and Yahoo have shielded their customer data against spying eyes without search warrants or legal subpoenas well. In a blog post Tuesday, Microsoft …

Report: A Civilian To Head NSA

According to the reports, the White House is considering to appoint a civilian leader to run the NSA, as Keith Alexander, current director stepped down in spring and had led this agency since 2005. This step smells like a new view of whole agency and is seen by some as a promising if small first step toward greater transparency. Naming …

NSA Is Allegedly Tapping Google’s Private Network

A report from Washington Post, shows that NSA is allegedly tapping Google’s private network. The Google’s top lawyer was in thought that “government does not have access to Google servers-not directly, or via a back door”, but it’s completely different scenario. The document consists of a hand-sketched drawing of where the NSA is allegedly tapping private network of the Company …

Germany Wants National Internet Because Of The NSA Spying

Report suggests that Germany is now creating its own Internet to secure communications from spying by foreign intelligence services. State-backed Deutsche Telekom is currently urging other German communications firms to “cooperate to shield local Internet traffic from foreign intelligence services” like the National Security Agency (NSA), Reuters reported Friday. Germany chancellor is very angry from this report, however on Wednesday, …

Al Jazeera Internal Communications Was Spied By NSA

It has been a chronic theme among the media outlets with respect to the government snooping. Weeks after the editor at Guardian claimed that British Government agents had smashed a computer containing sensitive details, we are now seeing Der Spiegel claiming that US National Security Agency accessed internal communications from Arab news broadcaster Al Jazeera. According to documents from past …

NSA Illegally Collected Thousands Of Emails, US Admits

Court’s document shows that there were about 56,000 illegal personal e-mails by Americans annually, to National Security Agency. Officials revealed that a judge in the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court ruled the program illegal in 2011. There was a terror suspection, shows the communication between peoples having no link. These collection of illegal mails on an annual basis between 2008 and …

NSA Monitors 1.6% Of Worlds Internet Traffic

The Obama administration has released 2 documents to show the scope of the NSA’s data collection program that would be slightly more transparent and/or spew numbers that would confuse the common public. The documents released disclose the fact that NSA is claimed to monitoring 1.6% of the worlds Internet Traffic and reviews 0.00004% of all traffic. This would surely make …

FISA Court Renews Metadata Collection Program For 90 Days

No matter how much protest are voiced against this, the US feds are not in mood of stop spying. Recently the US FISA Secret Court renewed the Law that enables FBI and NSA to monitor and spy on every call being made in USA on “Public Interests”. There have been lots of questions raised about this Autocratic law that intrudes …

Former NSA Contractor Has A Virtual “Instruction Manual” On How NSA Operates

It is surprising to know that Edward Snowden, the former contractor for the National Security Agency who leaked classified documents regarding the agency’s surveillance programs, has extremely sensitive blueprints which give all the details of how the agency operates. What NSA should fear about? ALL the documents which Edward own could aid in duplication of NSA surveillance tactics told The …

Pixar Video On NSA Surveillance Hits Youtube

There’s been a lot in news about the recent NSA intrusion in our daily lives with reports in USA about the PRISM project and their security code contribution in Android. This has inspired some local guys to come up with an interesting animation based on Pixar logo animation titled “USA vs NSA” gaining almost 1 million views on Youtube. The …