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Cyberspying

John Kerry on defensive at Brunei conference over spying claims

Foreign Minister Wang Yi shakes hands frostily with US Secretary of State John Kerry at the Asean meeting in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei. Photo: Reuters

US Secretary of State John Kerry was put on the defensive at an Asean security conference yesterday amid claims of widespread spying that also targeted non-European allies including Japan, South Korea and India.

Tuesday, 2 July, 2013, 3:50am 3 comments

British hospitality comes with bugs included

British hospitality comes with bugs included

The British eavesdropping agency GCHQ repeatedly hacked into foreign diplomats' phones ande-mails when Britain hosted international conferences, even going so far as to set up a bugged internet cafe in an effort to get an edge in high-stakes negotiations.

18 Jun 2013 - 3:43am