NSA

NSA, GCHQ have made evident attempts to crack antivirus software

The Intercept has revealed in a recent report that the surveillance initiatives undertaken by the US National Security Agency (NSA) and the UK's Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) have included efforts to weaken anti-virus software, in evident attempts to facilitate government... read more

A new report uncovered from a new set of documents provided by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden reveals the National Security Agency’s (NSA) app store hijacking plans.

NSA, under its program ‘Irritant Horn’, aimed to hack and hijack direct users to spyware and connections to app... read more

US House votes will end phone record collection program of National Security Agency

A bill, under which the National Security Agency's mass collection of phone records will be ended, has received large support in the US House. However, main Republican leaders in the Senate were not convinced regarding the requirement of reform.

The USA Freedom Act has been approved by... read more

Leaked documents disclose NSA’s ‘Auroragold’ cellular network spying operation

According to an article published in The Intercept last week, the latest NSA documents supplied by Edward Snowden have revealed that the US National Security Agency (NSA) has conducted a cellular network spying operation called 'Auroragold.'

The stealthy NSA operation chiefly underscored... read more

Debate on NSA’s Collection of Americans’ Phone Records

The National Security Agency (NSA) has extensive data of Americans' call records and their online activity as well. Some call it illegal and others find it a violation of privacy. Many security experts believe that snooping is a necessary evil and important tool to counter terrorism and crime... read more

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