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Kim-Mai Cutler / TechCrunch:
Defense Secretary Tries To Thaw Relations With Silicon Valley, Opens New ‘Defense Innovation Unit X’   —  U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter is trying to mend relations with Silicon Valley a year and a half after tensions between the industry and the military exploded …
Apr 23, 2015, 9:45 PMIn context
Kim Zetter / Wired:
How to Detect Sneaky NSA ‘Quantum Insert’ Attacks   —  Among all of the NSA hacking operations exposed by whistleblower Edward Snowden over the last two years, one in particular has stood out for its sophistication and stealthiness.  Known as Quantum Insert, the man-on-the-side hacking technique …
Apr 23, 2015, 9:40 AMIn context
Danny Sullivan / Search Engine Land:
Google Maps loophole lets man add verified listing for “Edward's Snow Den” inside White House   —  How A Long-Standing Google Maps Loophole Let This Man Put Edward Snowden In The White House  —  Does the name Bryan Seely ring a bell?  He's the guy last year who managed …
Apr 16, 2015, 4:50 AMIn context
Cat Zakrzewski / TechCrunch:
Apr 6, 2015, 2:45 PMIn context
Joshua Kopstein / Al Jazeera America:
Latest apps promising encryption show that security should only be trusted if tested and proven over time   —  Not all encryption apps are created equal  —  Privacy has never been cooler, but beware startups offering magic solutions  —  “Encryption works.
Apr 4, 2015, 11:35 PMIn context
Darren Pauli / The Register:
Cisco shipping products to vacant properties to hide customers' identities, foiling NSA interdiction   —  Cisco posts kit to empty houses to dodge NSA chop shops  —  Kit sent to SmallCo of Nowheresville to avoid NSA interception profiles  —  Cisco will ship boxes to vacant addresses …
Mar 18, 2015, 1:30 PMIn context
Pew Internet:
Pew survey examines changes in American attitudes about online privacy post-Snowden   —  Americans' Privacy Strategies Post-Snowden  —  It has been nearly two years since the first disclosures of government surveillance programs by former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden …
Mar 16, 2015, 12:50 PMIn context
The Intercept:
New Snowden leaks show a multi-year CIA effort to break the security of Apple's iPhone and iPads   —  The CIA Campaign to Steal Apple's Secrets  —  RESEARCHERS WORKING with the Central Intelligence Agency have conducted a multi-year, sustained effort to break the security of Apple's iPhones and iPads …
Mar 10, 2015, 3:50 AMIn context
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai / Motherboard:
As Gemalto downplays breach by NSA and GCHQ, experts say six day investigation was likely insufficient   —  World's Largest SIM Card Maker Has No Clue Whether It Was Hacked by the NSA  —  Last week, new documents leaked by Edward Snowden revealed one of the NSA and GCHQ's most daring operations …
Feb 25, 2015, 12:30 PMIn context
Paul Carsten / Reuters:
Since Snowden leaks, China has dropped Cisco, Apple, McAfee, and others for government purchases   —  Exclusive: China drops leading technology brands for state purchases  —  (Reuters) - China has dropped some of the world's leading technology brands from its approved state purchase lists …
Feb 25, 2015, 10:55 AMIn context

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