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  1. News - World

    US defends huge surveillance programmes

    Posted Jun 17th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... Associate Press in Washington 'Dozens' of potential terrorist plots shut down by controversial data-gathering programmes US defends huge spying operations Top US intelligence officials say information gleaned from two controversial data-collecti ...

  2. News - World - CYBER SECURITY

    EU official 'satisfied' with US spying assurance

    Posted Jun 16th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... The Guardian in Brussels Group of security experts to grapple with implications for Europeans EU official 'satisfied' with assurance Europe has pressed the US for greater detail on the Prism surveillance programme and was told that data collecti ...

  3. News - World - CYBERSECURITY

    NSA planned automated counter-strikes for cyberattacks, says Snowden

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 10:56am

    ... with the US Department of Justice. He needs to return to the United States to face the charges against him.” Snowden is charged under the US Espionage Act and faces up to 30 years in prison ...

  4. News - World - GERMANY

    As German rift with US over spying widens, Berlin reviews IT procurement rules

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 09:14pm by BLOOM

    ... foreign intelligence services. Another espionage suspect worked at the Defence Ministry, according to Spiegel Online. Even before the latest row, US business was being hurt by revelations about espionage. After Chancellor Angela Merkel's government said last month it won't renew a contract with Verizon Communications that expires next year, the interior ministry said it would ...

  5. News - World - SECURITY

    US presidential advisory panel expected to urge curbs on NSA spying

    Posted Dec 13th 2013, 10:41pm by NYT

    ... But resistance from the intelligence agencies is likely. Two months ago, General Keith Alexander, the soon-to-retire director of the NSA and the commander of the military's Cyber Command, suggested ... The secret court oversees the collection of phone and internet metadata and wiretapping aimed at terrorism and espionage suspects. Obama has already hinted he objects to the absence of any ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Wired-up general tied in knots

    Posted Jul 22nd 2013, 12:00am

    ... this market alone. The former CIA chief on Friday said that China is engaged in unrestricted espionage against the West and that Chinese telecoms giant Huawei spies for Beijing. "That's my ... in major US telecom facilities. Similar charges of electronic monitoring and shadowy links to the government and the military have been levelled at Huawei. Its Cyber Security Evaluation Centre ...

  7. News - World - GERMANY

    German parliament drops US telecom firm Verizon over links to NSA spying

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 05:54am by MCT

    ... with a foreign intelligence agency. Washington sent a former White House aide, John Podesta, to a US-German "cyber dialogue" on Friday in Berlin, where German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter ...

  8. News - World - SECURITY

    US nears decision on splitting NSA from Cyber Command after Snowden

    Posted Nov 28th 2013, 08:33pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Washington Decision soon on split of Cyber Command and NSA The White House is nearing a decision on splitting up the eavesdropping National Security Agency and US Cyber Command, ... as the NSA's longest-serving director. NSA monitors phone, email and other communications for national security threats. Cyber Command defends Pentagon and other US computer networks, infiltrates ...

  9. News - World

    US considers splitting command of NSA, cyber agency after Snowden

    Posted Nov 08th 2013, 07:26pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Washington US considers NSA, cyber agency split The White House is considering a proposal to split the work of the single military commander who now oversees both ... officer at both the US Cyber Command and the NSA, and he is retiring next spring. White House spokeswoman Caitlin Hayden said on Thursday that no final decision had been made about how to handle ...

  10. News - World - SURVEILLANCE

    Ordinary internet users caught up in NSA surveillance web, probe reveals

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 04:31am by THE WASHINGTON POST

    ... espionage by Chinese government agencies with huge resources. "Many German Mittelstand companies are easy prey," Hans-Georg Maassen, head of the BfV domestic intelligence agency, told ...




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