Gchq

01.21.16
Researcher warns of backdoor in GCHQ-developed encryption
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Researcher warns of backdoor in GCHQ-developed encryption

It's not as secure as end-to-end encryption, he claims.

By N. Summers,   01.21.16
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10.26.15
Germany investigates claims of NSA-backed malware spying
10.26.15

Germany investigates claims of NSA-backed malware spying

Germany is looking into reports that the NSA-backed Regin malware snooped on its higher-ups.

By J. Fingas,   10.26.15
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09.25.15
UK spy agency snooped on everything users did online -- even porn
09.25.15

UK spy agency snooped on everything users did online -- even porn

The main idea behind the GCHQ's Karma Police program: "This is what you'll get... When you mess with us"

By D. Hardawar,   09.25.15
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08.29.15
Recommended Reading: Should we be concerned robots will take our jobs?
08.29.15

Recommended Reading: Should we be concerned robots will take our jobs?

Recommended Reading highlights the best long-form writing on technology and more in print and on the web. Some weeks, you'll also find short reviews of books that we think are worth your time. We hope you enjoy the read.

By B. Steele,   08.29.15
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07.02.15
The UK admits to spying on Amnesty International
07.02.15

The UK admits to spying on Amnesty International

Why did GCHQ intercept data from a human rights charity?

By N. Summers,   07.02.15
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06.25.15
UK spy agency found to be conducting unauthorized surveillance... on itself
06.25.15

UK spy agency found to be conducting unauthorized surveillance... on itself

We're still learning about all the different surveillance tactics and targets of the UK's GCHQ spy...

By J. Rigg,   06.25.15
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06.22.15
UK spy agency broke rules when it snooped on civil rights groups
06.22.15

UK spy agency broke rules when it snooped on civil rights groups

The spies at the UK's Government Communications Headquarters may swear that they're obeying the la...

By J. Fingas,   06.22.15
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06.22.15
US and UK spy agencies are exploiting flaws in security software
06.22.15

US and UK spy agencies are exploiting flaws in security software

Those worries that governments are trying to undermine security software? They're well-founded. Th...

By J. Fingas,   06.22.15
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