The Intercept

How Russian Firm Might Have Siphoned Tools From the NSA
The Intercept
Kaspersky Lab has come under intense scrutiny after its antivirus software was linked to the breach of an NSA employee's home computer in 2015 by Russian ...
Latest Kaspersky controversy brings new questions, few answers ...TechTarget (blog)
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USA Liberty Act Won't Fix What's Most Broken with NSA Internet ...
EFF
A key legal linchpin for the National Security Agency's vast Internet surveillance program is scheduled to disappear in under 90 days. Section 702 of ...

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ZDNet

NSA won't say if it knew about KRACK, but don't look to this leaked doc for answers
ZDNet
The agency's lack of response isn't all that surprising given that the agency almost never comments on matters of intelligence or national security, but it's hardly likely to dampen rumors that the NSA knew something about the vulnerability in the WPA2 ...



NPR

Report: Hackers Stole NSA Cybertools In Another Breach Via Another Contractor
NPR
Russian hackers stole top secret cybertools from a National Security Agency contractor in yet another embarrassing compromise for U.S. spy agencies, the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday. The NSA contractor is believed to have taken highly ...
NSA contractors back in spotlight after reported Russian theftPolitico
Report: Russian hackers target NSA secrets on home PCThe Mercury News
New NSA Breach Linked to Popular Russian Antivirus SoftwareNew York Times
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Daily Beast

Elite Hackers: Stealing NSA Secrets Is 'Child's Play'
Daily Beast
It's potentially the fourth large-scale incident at the NSA to be revealed in the last five years. Now, multiple sources with direct knowledge of TAO's security procedures in the recent past tell The Daily Beast just how porous some of the defenses ...



Washington Post

FBI director warns against restricting controversial NSA surveillance ...
Washington Post
FBI Director Christopher A. Wray warned Friday that changing the rules of a soon-to-expire surveillance program could create new barriers to preventing terrorist ...

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NSA score season-high in win
Suffolk News-Herald
Nansemond-Suffolk Academy put up a season-high point total in a 63-14 road win over Greenbrier Christian Academy Friday night. Robby Tew accounted for five touchdowns as the Saints got a big win on the road Friday to bring their record to 4-4. All week ...

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CNN International

NSA reveals 100000 foreign nationals under surveillance
CNN International
Washington (CNN) The National Security Agency is currently conducting surveillance on more than 100,000 foreign nationals outside the US, several senior US officials revealed Monday, highlighting cases in which so-called Section 702 authorities have ...
NSA Targeted 106,000 Foreigners in Spy Program Up for Renewal ...Bloomberg

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Risk & Repeat: Kaspersky antivirus scans implicated in NSA breach
TechTarget
Earlier this month, The Wall Street Journal reported the NSA suffered a massive breach in 2015 when a contractor who had classified materials on his home computer was hacked by Russian threat actors. According to the report, the contractor had ...


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