This therefore puts Uncle Sam in an amusing spot. It can’t be against the concept of lawful interception interfaces in Huawei’s gear because it, too, wants the ability to snoop on people on demand. Don’t forget, as well as wanting to cripple strong encryption with Feds-only backdoors, the US government maintains laws that require networks […]
I read a real jaw dropping post today from Bruce Schneier. He was asked by six US Congress representatives to come and brief them on what the NSA was doing… Bruce is a civilian… if the elected officials do not know what is going on then there is a incredible break down of oversight and […]
Via Washington Post The National Security Agency is harvesting hundreds of millions of contact lists from personal e-mail and instant messaging accounts around the world, many of them belonging to Americans, according to senior intelligence officials and top-secret documents provided by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden. Read the full article here.