Tech firms and rights groups drop support for NSA reform bill
Major tech firms like Google and civil liberties groups withdraw their support after the Obama administration demanded key changes to the USA Freedom Act
I came across this article today about how Snowden used a version of Linux tailored for anonymous messaging
Seems like it was created by the navy but had the NSA beat - so much so that Snowden knew they could not crack it and was confident using it...
China demands explanation from U.S. on Huawei spying report
China wants a clear explanation from Washington over reports that the US National Security Agency infiltrated servers at the headquarters of telecoms giant Huawei Technologies
Snowden: Proposed NSA reforms vindicate my data leaks
Former NSA security contractor Edward Snowden said proposed reforms at the National Security Agency show that he was vindicated in leaking classified material.
British spy agency collected images of Yahoo webcam chats: Guardian
Britain’s spy agency GCHQ intercepted millions of people’s webcam chats and stored still images of them, including sexually explicit ones
Tech leaders warn of dire effects of US spying
Hi-tech industry bosses demanded authorities change their murky ways in the wake of revelations of a vast snooping campaign by the US and other governments