Snowden says Trudeau afraid to kill anti-terrorism bill

Whistleblower. Hero. Traitor. Patriot. These words and more have been used to describe former cybersecurity contractor Edward Snowden, who in 2013...

October 18th, 2016 Howard Solomon

Snowden support signs

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

Communications Security Establishment , Canadian electronic spy agency

Leaked documents reveal Canada’s cyber warfare tools

Implanting malware on computer networks, disabling enemy computer systems, disrupting and grabbing control of an adversary’s infrastructure. It all sounds...

March 23rd, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

Snowden support signs

Snowden warns of weak oversight of Canadian intelligence agencies

Canada’s intelligence gathering operations has one of the “weakest oversight” among Western nations, according to United States National Security Agency...

March 5th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

May 2014 in review: What’s really in that router?

Just over a year ago (June, 2013) a number of publications began posting disclosures from former NSA security contractor Edward Snowden...

December 13th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Snowden support signs

The man in the middle of Snowden’s NSA expose

When former NSA contractor Edward Snowden was looking to communicate with people to help expose what he saw as inappropriate...

November 3rd, 2014 Howard Solomon

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

An unlimited appetite for data

Law enforcement and government intelligence agencies will insist they can never gather too much information when conducting an investigation. They're probably...

August 14th, 2014 Howard Solomon