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WannaCrypt just the beginning as Shadow Brokers tease more NSA tools

Shadow Brokers, the group that leaked the U.S. National Security Administration worm that weaponized the WannaCrypt / WannaCry malware for...

May 16th, 2017 Brian Jackson

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Whistleblower Edward Snowden to keynote Toronto conference

The man that says he lives on the Internet will be the showcase speaker at SecTor, a Toronto-based security conference...

July 14th, 2016 Brian Jackson

SIM maker Gemalto says it was ‘probably’ hacked by NSA, GCHQ

It’s likely that the United States National Security Agency (NSA) and Britain’s Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) carried out the cyber-attack...

February 25th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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Gemalto SIM cards secure: Initial investigation

SIM card manufactured by Gemalto appear to be secure, according to the Dutch company which initiated an investigation into the...

February 23rd, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

World’s biggest SIM card maker probes reported NSA hack

Gemalto, a digital security firm considered to be the world’s largest maker of SIM cards, said it is looking into...

February 20th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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Vendor uproar over China’s demand for IT backdoor

North American technology vendors are reacting to new set by the Chinese government which require manufactures install so-called backdoors on...

February 2nd, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

Think your corporate search engine is big? Look at the NSA’s

It was in the mid 1980s that I read James Bamford's inside look at the National Security Agency, The Puzzle...

August 27th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Snowden support signs

US has automatic cyberattack software, says Snowden

Science fiction has a way of creeping into reality -- or vice versa. Take, for example, the idea that computers...

August 14th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Snowden support signs

Snowden can stay in Russia longer

Former NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden will be allowed to stay in Russia three more years and allowed to travel, according...

August 7th, 2014 Howard Solomon