Edward Snowden

October 27, 2015
October 27, 2015

NSA warns of state cyber-attack risk

The deputy director of the US National Security Agency (NSA), Richard Ledgett, warns of the increasing danger of destructive cyber attacks by states.

September 30, 2015
September 30, 2015

Edward Snowden joins Twitter and follows NSA

Fugitive US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden opens an account on the social network website Twitter.

September 5, 2015
September 5, 2015

Snowden attacks Russia rights curbs

Former US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden criticised Russia, the country that has granted him asylum.

August 31, 2015
August 31, 2015

'Bourne 5' will take place in 'post-Snowden world'

The NSA whistle-blowing revelations from Edward Snowden to play a crucial role in actor Matt Damon’s next Bourne movie.

July 30, 2015
July 30, 2015

US refuses to pardon Snowden: White House

The White House reiterates its refusal to pardon the government information leaker Edward Snowden.

June 14, 2015
June 14, 2015

British spies 'moved after Snowden files read'

UK intelligence agents move because Russia and China have access to classified information which reveals how they operate, a senior government source says.

June 1, 2015
June 1, 2015

US Senate lets NSA spy program lapse

The legal authority for US spy agencies' collection of Americans' phone records and other data expired at midnight on Sunday after the US Senate failed to pass legislation extending the powers.

May 10, 2015
May 10, 2015

How the Tor Project is bringing anonymity back to the web

There are a few solutions available for those looking to go incognito. Among the most ambitious initiatives in this vein is the Tor Project.

February 20, 2015
February 20, 2015

US, UK hacked Sim card firm

US and British intelligence agencies illegally hacked a major manufacturer of Sim cards to steal codes and facilitate eavesdropping on mobiles