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EFF

NSA Internet Surveillance Under Section 702 Violates the First Amendment
EFF
The NSA uses Section 702 to justify ongoing programs to siphon off copies of vast amounts of our communications directly from the Internet backbone as well as require system-wide searches across the information collected by major Internet companies ...



WTOP

Exclusive: Years after jolting Snowden leaks, NSA battles to regain edge
WTOP
Although Snowden revealed specific sources and methods, which may now be obsolete, the principal damage is that he provided global insight into the NSA's thought process, Barnes said. More egregiously, Barnes added, Snowden made the agency's ...



Wall Street Journal

Federal Judge Throws Out Lawsuits Over NSA's Bulk Collection
Wall Street Journal
A federal judge threw out two long-running lawsuits challenging the National Security Agency's collection of phone records under a surveillance program that Congress curbed in 2015. The 2013 lawsuits, filed by conservative legal activist Larry Klayman, ...



CNN

NYT: NSA struggling following major leaks
CNN
The New York Times, citing current and former agency officials, is reporting that a group called the Shadow Brokers has been targeting the NSA with the tools the agency developed to spy on other countries. North Korean and Russian hackers "picked up ...
Security Breach and Spilled Secrets Have Shaken the NSA to Its CoreNew York Times
The NSA Should Delete Its Trove of Data on AmericansThe Atlantic
The US's most secretive intelligence agency was embarrassingly robbed and mocked by hackersBusiness Insider
Daily Beast -The Week Magazine
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Newsday

This NSA breach reveals a new war | Newsday
Newsday
Privacy of Americans under attack and not just by U.S. government.

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Human Rights Watch

US Sleepwalking into Renewing Vast NSA Surveillance Law
Human Rights Watch
People arrive to commute to New York at the Hoboken Terminal in New Jersey, U.S. July 10, 2017. © 2017 Reuters. Several bills that would extend the US government's ability to grab and search vast numbers of communications without a warrant – including ...
NSA Section 702 Q&A Glosses Over Incidental Collection Problems, Domestic SurveillanceTechdirt
The Senate's Liberty Act Helps Close the “Backdoor”EFF

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Engadget

Senate bill would impose new privacy limits on accessing NSA's ...
Washington Post
A pair of senators on Friday released their bipartisan proposal to renew a powerful surveillance authority for collecting foreign intelligence on U.S. soil, but with a ...
Senators propose 'USA Liberty Act' to reauthorize NSA surveillanceEngadget

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BBC News

Kaspersky defends its role in NSA breach
BBC News
On 11 September 2014, the company said, one of its products deployed on a home computer with an internet protocol (IP) address in Baltimore, Maryland - close to where the NSA is based - had reported what appeared to be variants of the malware used by ...
Internal Kaspersky Investigation Says NSA Worker's Computer Was Infested with MalwareMotherboard
Security firm Kaspersky said it did obtain classified NSA documents — just not deliberatelyBusiness Insider
Kaspersky makes explosive claim NSA computer was infested with ...Fox News
Ars Technica -BankInfoSecurity.com -ABC News -New York Times
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Bloomberg

An NSA Breach and the New Hobbesian War on Our Privacy ...
Bloomberg
We feared the government, but now we face the real threat: a surveillance war of all against all.

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