Slashdot Items Tagged "nsa"

Date / Time Story
Thursday February 04, 2016 @05:01PM Marco Rubio Wants To Permanently Extend NSA Mass Surveillance
Sunday January 31, 2016 @01:01AM NSA Hacker Chief Explains How To Keep Him Out of Your System
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @12:05PM NSA Wants To Dump the Phone Records It Gathered Over 14 Years
Sunday January 24, 2016 @01:40PM Edward Snowden Is Tired of Being Bombarded By Suitors
Wednesday December 23, 2015 @02:57PM The Juniper VPN Backdoor: Buggy Code With a Dose of Shady NSA Crypto
Tuesday December 22, 2015 @06:17PM The Juniper VPN Backdoor: Buggy Code With a Dose of Shady NSA Crypto
Friday December 18, 2015 @11:30AM 'Unauthorized Code' In Juniper Firewalls Could Decrypt VPN Traffic
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @01:52PM Second Root Cert-Private Key Pair Found On Dell Computer
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
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @07:50AM How To Find Out If GCHQ and the NSA Spied On You, and How To Complain
Monday September 07, 2015 @07:57PM Backdoor Discovered Into Seagate NAS Drives
Thursday August 27, 2015 @01:11PM German spies cede citizen data in exchange for NSA spyware
Monday August 17, 2015 @08:31PM Wuala Encrypted Cloud-Storage Service Shuts Down
Friday July 31, 2015 @05:58PM Questioning the Dispute Over Key Escrow
Wednesday July 29, 2015 @06:22PM Obama's New Executive Order Says the US Must Build an Exascale Supercomputer
Wednesday July 29, 2015 @02:26AM Two Years Later, White House Responds To 'Pardon Edward Snowden' Petition
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @08:48PM Anonymizing Wi-Fi Device Project Unexpectedly Halted
Monday July 13, 2015 @09:54AM Undersea Cable Break Disrupts Life In Northern Mariana Islands
Saturday July 11, 2015 @12:39PM Amnesty International Seeks Explanation For 'Absolutely Shocking' Surveillance
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
Thursday July 02, 2015 @07:47PM UK Government Illegally Spied On Amnesty International
Wednesday July 01, 2015 @04:42PM Hundreds of Dark Web mirror sites 'booby-trapping' Tor users
Wednesday July 01, 2015 @04:33PM Amazon's New SSL/TLS Implementation In 6,000 Lines of Code
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @08:56AM UK Researchers Find IPv6-Related Data Leaks In 11 of 14 VPN Providers
Saturday June 27, 2015 @05:55PM NIST Updates Random Number Generation Guidelines
Friday June 26, 2015 @04:02PM Cisco Security Appliances Found To Have Default SSH Keys
Thursday June 25, 2015 @02:26PM Cisco Security Appliances Found to Have Default SSH Keys
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
Wednesday June 17, 2015 @05:33PM Is Surespot the Latest Crypto War Victim?
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 @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
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @11:37AM Microsoft Invests In Undersea Cable Projects
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 25, 2015 @02:06PM Buggy Win 95 Code Almost Wrecked Stuxnet Campaign
Saturday April 18, 2015 @01:33AM Twitter Moves Non-US Accounts To Ireland, and Away From the NSA
Friday April 17, 2015 @09:31PM Twitter moves non-US accounts to Ireland 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
Monday April 13, 2015 @04:06PM Windows Remains Vulnerable To Serious 18-Year-Old SMB Security Flaw
Friday April 10, 2015 @07:15PM The DEA Disinformation Campaign To Hide Surveillance Techniques
Thursday April 09, 2015 @04:27PM US Pens $200 Million Deal For Massive Nuclear Security-Focused Supercomputer
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?
Monday April 06, 2015 @07:21PM The Problem With Using End-to-End Web Crypto as a Cure-All
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
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
Thursday March 19, 2015 @09:51AM Cisco posts kit to empty houses to dodge NSA chop shops
Thursday March 19, 2015 @09:11AM Persistent BIOS Rootkit Implant To Debut At CanSecWest
Tuesday March 17, 2015 @11:59AM Researchers Find Same RSA Encryption Key Used 28,000 Times
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
Sunday March 01, 2015 @08:19PM How Does One Verify Hard Drive Firmware?
Monday February 23, 2015 @12:40PM NSA, GHCQ Implicated In SIM Encryption Hack
Thursday February 19, 2015 @05:30PM How NSA Spies Stole the Keys To the Encryption Castle
Thursday February 19, 2015 @04:27PM The Great SIM Heist: How Spies Stole The Keys To The Encryptation Castle
Thursday February 12, 2015 @11:24AM Microsoft Fixes Critical Remotely Exploitable Windows Root-Level Design Bug
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
Tuesday January 27, 2015 @10:06AM Researchers Tie Regin Malware To NSA, Five Eyes Intel Agencies
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
Friday January 02, 2015 @06:44PM The 5 Cases That Could Pit the Supreme Court Against the NSA
Thursday January 01, 2015 @02:51PM When FISA Court Rejects a Surveillance Request, the FBI Issues a NSL Instead
Wednesday December 31, 2014 @06:21PM When FISA Court Rejects A Surveillance Request, The FBI Issues A NSL instead
Tuesday December 30, 2014 @07:01PM WikiLeaks claims employee's Google mail, metadata seized by US government
Monday December 29, 2014 @04:22PM The NSA Uses the Same Chat Protocol as Hackers
Sunday December 28, 2014 @03:54PM Snowden Documents Show How Well NSA Codebreakers Can Pry
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
Monday November 24, 2014 @07:45PM Regin Malware In EU Attack Linked To US and British Intelligence Agencies
Monday November 24, 2014 @04:55PM Malware in European Union Attack linked to U.S and British Intelligence Agencies
Saturday November 22, 2014 @11:15AM What Does The NSA Think Of Cryptographers?
Saturday November 08, 2014 @02:15PM NASA Pondering $1.5 Million Stratospheric Airship Competition
Thursday November 06, 2014 @12:27PM Australian Post Office Opens Mail Forwarding Warehouse In the USA
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 @11:44PM 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
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @09:04PM Why Is It Taking So Long To Secure Internet Routing?
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @03:49PM NSA Director Says Agency is Still Trying to Figure Out Cyber Operations
Thursday September 11, 2014 @06:40PM U.S. Threatened Massive Fine To Force Yahoo To Release Data
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 @08:22PM Edward Snowden: NSA was responsible for 2012 Syrian internet blackout.
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
Thursday July 31, 2014 @03:01PM UK Government Report Recommends Ending Online Anonymity
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 @10:40AM Dropbox Head Responds To Snowden Claims About Privacy
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
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
Sunday July 06, 2014 @10:59AM New Snowden Leak: of 160000 Intercepted Messages, Only 10% From Official Targets
Thursday July 03, 2014 @07:32PM Can the NSA Really Track You Through Power Lines?
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
Thursday June 26, 2014 @11:59AM Germany Scores First: Ends Verizon Contract Over NSA Concerns
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
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
Friday May 23, 2014 @12:34PM WikiLeaks: NSA Recording All Telephone Calls In Afghanistan
Thursday May 22, 2014 @03:53PM NSA surveillance reform bill passes House by 303 votes to 121
Tuesday May 20, 2014 @01:41PM China Bans Government Purchases of Windows 8
Tuesday May 20, 2014 @11:25AM XMPP Operators Begin Requiring Encryption, Google Still Not Allowing TLS
Monday May 19, 2014 @08:00PM The US Vs. Europe: Freedom of Expression Vs. Privacy
Monday May 19, 2014 @04:39PM The NSA Is Recording Every Cell Phone Call In the Bahamas
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
Wednesday May 14, 2014 @01:47PM The Fight To Uncover Spyware Exports To Repressive Regimes
Wednesday May 14, 2014 @11:43AM British government willing to block EU net neutrality deal
Tuesday May 13, 2014 @11:22AM What use is a Math Major? What do they do?
Sunday May 11, 2014 @12:40PM Silicon Valley's Love-Hate Relationship With President Obama
Saturday May 10, 2014 @12:21AM The NSA and Snowden: Securing the All-Seeing Eye
Thursday May 08, 2014 @11:12AM ACLU and EFF Endorse Weaker USA Freedom Act Passed By Committee
Thursday May 01, 2014 @07:18AM British Spy Chiefs Secretly Begged To Play In NSA's Data Pools
Sunday April 27, 2014 @10:54AM Mathematicians Push Back Against The NSA
Tuesday April 22, 2014 @06:00PM NIST Removes Dual_EC_DRBG From Random Number Generator Recommendations
Sunday April 20, 2014 @11:22PM Snowden to Critics: Questioning Putin Has Opened Conversation About Surveillance
Thursday April 17, 2014 @11:39AM The Dismal State of SATCOM Security
Saturday April 12, 2014 @11:58AM Commenters To Dropbox CEO: Houston, We Have a Problem
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?
Thursday April 03, 2014 @09:47AM Yahoo Announces Security Improvements
Tuesday March 25, 2014 @11:25AM Former US President says Snowden disclosures are "good for Americans to know"
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
Tuesday March 18, 2014 @11:00AM Church Committee Members Say New Group Needed To Watch NSA
Friday March 14, 2014 @11:50AM Weak Apple PRNG Threatens iOS Exploit Mitigations
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
Thursday March 13, 2014 @01:01PM TrustyCon was the 'Rebel Conference' Across the Street From RSA 2014 (Video)
Thursday March 13, 2014 @11:36AM FISA Court Reverses Order To Destroy NSA Phone Data
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