Tag Archives: Snowden

Snowden & The Intercept: The great SIM heist

American and British spies hacked into the internal computer network of the largest manufacturer of SIM cards in the world, stealing encryption keys used to protect the privacy of cellphone communications across the globe, according to top-secret documents provided to … Lue loppuun

NYT: Edward Snowden,Laura Poitras ja Glenn Greenwald David Carrin haastattelussa

Tbe New York Timesin toimittaja David Carr keskustelee Citizenfour-elokuvasta ja koko vuotoprosessista Edward Snowdenin, Laura Poitrasin ja Glenn Greenwaldin kanssa. Snowden on läsnä videolinkin kautta. Haastattelu jäi David Carrin viimeiseksi.  Linkki tallenteeseen. ES

The Guardian: UK-US surveillance regime was unlawful ‘for seven years’

The regime that governs the sharing between Britain and the US of electronic communications intercepted in bulk was unlawful until last year, a secretive UK tribunal has ruled. The Investigatory Powers Tribunal (IPT) declared on Friday that regulations covering access … Lue loppuun

Snowden: Angry Birdsin pelaajia vakoiltiin

Uudet Snowden-asiakirjat vahvistavat aiemmat epäilyt: Angry Birdsin ja muiden mobiilisovellusten käyttäjiä vakoiltiin mainosdatan avulla. Saksalainen Der Spiegel -lehti on julkaissut uusia Edward Snowdenin vuotamia asiakirjoja. Suomalaisittain kiinnostava on brittien signaalitiedusteluorganisaation  GCHQ:n asiakirja, jossa kerrotaan miten puhelimien käyttäjiä voidaan vakoilla mobiilisovellusten … Lue loppuun

The Latest Snowden Revelation Is Dangerous for Anonymous — And for All of Us

In Wired by Gabriella Coleman: The latest Snowden-related revelation is that Britain’s Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) proactively targeted the communications infrastructure used by the online activist collective known as Anonymous. Link to the story. ES

How British spies hacked Belgiums’s largest telco

Last year, documents from National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden confirmed that British surveillance agency Government Communications Headquarters was behind the attack, codenamed Operation Socialist. And in November, The Intercept revealed that the malware found on Belgacom’s systems was one … Lue loppuun