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NSA deputy: IoT is a growing security problem
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The explosion of web-connected devices heralded by the Internet of Things risks making us all more vulnerable online, NSA Deputy Director Rick Ledgett warned business leaders Tuesday. "It is a fundamental truth of cybersecurity that your network is ...
Octave Klaba / Oles on Twitter: "Last days, we got lot of huge DDoS. Here, the list of "bigger that 100Gbps" only ...Twitter

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NPR

Did Russia Hack The NSA? Maybe Not
NPR
He says he doubts Russia is capable of breaching NSA systems in the way people typically think of that happening, "that they cracked a firewall somewhere and they [burrowed] into the internals of NSA." This careful choice of words leaves open the ...
NSA's Failure to Report Shadow Broker Vulnerabilities Underscores Need for OversightEFF
NSA operative might have accidentally leaked its hacking toolsEngadget
Thousands of Cisco devices still at risk of unpatched NSA zero-day ...ZDNet
Dark Reading -Washington Examiner (blog) -BGR -Reuters
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NSA garners new partners in hunt for cyber pros
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The U.S. Cyber Challenge, an effort to ramp up the country's training for in-demand cybersecurity professionals, is joining forces with an NSA-sponsored program to help students map out a career in the field. The new partnership offers users the chance ...



Collective Evolution

Why Edward Snowden (NSA Whistleblower) Just Warned People Not to Use Google's New Chatting App
Collective Evolution
According to Edward Snowden, if you want to avoid giving law enforcement the green light to check out all your communications, don't use it. “What is #Allo? A Google app that records every message you ever send and makes it available to police upon ...

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International Business Times

Edward Snowden Latest: Is NSA Leaker Leaving Russia For Norway?
International Business Times
Former U.S. spy contractor and whistleblower Edward Snowden's latest attempt to leave asylum in Russia was thwarted by a Norwegian court Wednesday morning, according to Reuters. Snowden filed a lawsuit against Norway in April in order to enter the ...
Oslo court denies Snowden no-extradition pledgeThe Local.no
No safe passage for Snowden to collect Ossietzky prize, Norwegian court rulesDeutsche Welle

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Reuters

Exclusive: Probe of leaked US NSA hacking tools examines - Reuters
Reuters
A U.S. investigation into a leak of hacking tools used by the National Security Agency is focusing on a theory that one of its operatives carelessly left them ...

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The Guardian

Snowden movie 'preposterous', says former NSA deputy director
The Guardian
Speaking to National Public Radio, Chris Inglis, who retired in 2014 after 28 years at the agency, said the film's narrative “was a gross mischaracterisation of what NSA's purposes are. And a gross exaggeration of Edward Snowden's own particular role ...
Snowden film labelled 'preposterous' by former NSA deputy directorThe Independent
Former NSA Deputy Director pans Snowden filmSC Magazine
Snowden shows the human side of Edward SnowdenThe Peak
The Kingston Whig-Standard -Brock Press
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WIRED

Photos of the Submarine Internet Cables the NSA Probably Tapped
WIRED
Slide: 2 / of 12 . Caption: NSA-Tapped Fiber Optic Cable Landing Site, Miami Beach, Florida, United States, 2015Trevor Paglen. Gallery Image. Slide: 3 / of 12 . Caption: Documentation of NSA-Tapped Fiber Optic Cable Landing Site, Miami Beach, Florida, ...



Washington Post

Obama to be urged to split cyberwar command from NSA
Washington Post
Obama was on the verge of ending the “dual-hat” leadership in late 2013 but was persuaded to hold off when senior officials, including then-NSA Director Keith B. Alexander, argued against it on the grounds that the two organizations needed one leader ...
NSA Chief: Potential Russian Hacking of US Elections a ConcernNBCNews.com
McCain Vows to Block Potential NSA-Cyber Command SplitDefenseNews.com
McCain Opposes Splitting CYBERCOM, NSA; Threatens to Block Confirmation of A Civilian NSA HeadUSNI News
Defense One -CIO -Reuters -NBCNews.com
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The Atlantic

Can the NSA Stop the Next Snowden?
The Atlantic
“Rather than the NSA hacking tools being snatched as a result of a sophisticated cyber operation by Russia or some other nation, it seems more likely that an employee stole them,” Bamford wrote in a Reuters op-ed. “Experts who have analyzed the files ...
A Former NSA Deputy Director Weighs In On 'Snowden'NPR
'Snowden' is a simplistic, but important, reminder of NSA spyingEngadget
Washington Post turns on Snowden despite receiving Pulitzer Prize for his NSA leaksRT
ABC Online -House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Committee -Washington Post -The Intercept
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