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  1. News - World - SECURITY

    Spy agencies miss clues to terror attacks because of mass surveillance, says Snowden

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 11:56pm by WASHPOST

    ... about terrorist incidents, such as last year's Boston Marathon bombing and an attempted attack on a jetliner on Christmas Day in 2009, former intelligence contractor Edward Snowden said. In an hour-long video discussion hosted by the South by Southwest music, film and technology conference in Austin, Texas, Snowden- who is living in asylum in an undisclosed location in Russia- said ...

  2. News - World - COURT

    US administration moves to block California surveillance case

    Posted Dec 22nd 2013, 09:41am by NYT

    ... The New York Times Officials say secrets would still be at risk despite Snowden revelations White House tries to block spy ruling The Obama administration has moved to prevent a federal ... The government had long argued that disclosure of these and other secrets would put the country at risk. But the government said that despite recent leaks by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden, secrets ...

  3. News - World

    Lawyers challenge detention of Greenwald’s partner in London's High Court

    Posted Nov 07th 2013, 12:44pm by THE NEW YORK TIMES

    ... by a former analyst for the US National Security Agency, Edward Snowden. Miranda, 28, was held at Heathrow Airport for nine hours in August while on his way from Berlin to Brazil, and his computer, telephone and memory sticks were confiscated. They contained around 58,000 encrypted, secret files from the Snowden archive, the British government said. British intelligence officials are still ...

  4. News - World - SECURITY

    NSA 'records all phone conversations' in unnamed target country

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 12:07am by WASHPOST

    ... The Washington Post US agency records every phone conversation in unnamed target nation, according to exiled whistle-blower Edward Snowden and others NSA taps 'all calls' in one ... according to people with direct knowledge of the effort and documents supplied by former contractor Edward Snowden. The programme, called Mystic, began in 2009. Its Retro tool, short ...

  5. News - World

    Tim Berners-Lee: NSA and GCHQ is 'dysfunctional and unaccountable'

    Posted Nov 07th 2013, 12:13pm by The Guardian

    ... ubiquitous www and http, Berners-Lee is uniquely qualified to comment on the internet spying that has been revealed by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden. In an interview, he expressed particular ... politicians- including prime minister David Cameron- who have called for the Guardian to be investigated over its reporting of the Snowden leaks, Berners-Lee sees both the news organisation and Snowden ...

  6. News - Hong Kong

    Filmmaker Laura Poitras examines US security issues

    Posted Jun 13th 2013, 12:00am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... Jennifer Ngo jennifer.ngo@scmp.com American director to use Snowden interviews for her documentary trilogy on post-9/11 history Filmmaker sheds a light on secrecy Sharing bylines on both ... Greenwald that conducted the video interview with source Edward Snowden. In an interview with the news and entertainment website Salon.com Poitras said she was originally contacted anonymously about ...

  7. News - World - SECURITY

    Obama asks Congress to quickly end bulk collection of Americans' phone data

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 11:42pm by AP

    ... Congress has been debating what to do about the once-classified programme since June last year, when former NSA systems analyst Edward Snowden revealed details about the massive surveillance ...

  8. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Indonesia protests to US as spying row spreads

    Posted Oct 30th 2013, 09:21pm by AFP

    ... Snowden showed 90 US surveillance facilities at embassies and consulates. The report, which was based on a map in German news weekly Der Spiegel, gave details about such centres around the world ... from Snowden, that Washington collected tens of millions of telephone calls and online communications in Europe as part as a vast anti-terror sweep. Indonesian Foreign Minister Marty Natalegawa ...

  9. News - World

    NSA leak prompts questions over US reliance on contractors

    Posted Jun 11th 2013, 08:54am by Reuters

    ... exposed top-secret phone and internet surveillance programmes. Edward Snowden, a 29-year-old systems technician at Booz Allen Hamilton, admitted on Sunday that he divulged details of the National ... and former assistant secretary for policy at the Department of Homeland Security. Baker said Snowden’s leaks show the need for the government to tighten up what can be seen by contractors, as well ...

  10. News - Hong Kong

    Foreign Policy report lifts the lid on US cyberespionage of China

    Posted Jun 13th 2013, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... operation from former CIA undercover operative Edward Snowden have added fuel to Beijing's stance, and Foreign Policy's exposé confirms China's claims. "According to former NSA ...




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