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NSA illegally intercepted thousands of domestic emails

Aug 22, 2013

NSA illegally intercepted thousands of domestic emails

The National Security Agency illegally intercepted thousands of e-mails from Americans with no connection to terrorism and misled the court about the scope of what it was doing, according to latest declassified documents. #United States #World #NewsTracker #National Security Agency #NSA #Electronic Frontier Foundation #Foreign Intelligence Surveillance
19 organisations sue US government over NSA surveillance

Jul 17, 2013

19 organisations sue US government over NSA surveillance

Nineteen US organisations have filed a lawsuit against the National Security Agency (NSA), claiming that its secretive internet and telephone surveillance program violates the constitution. #United States #CIA #NewsTracker #National Security Agency #Electronic Frontier Foundation #Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court #Edward Snowden
NIA's cyber blunder: Uses Gmail ID to ask for info on Hyderabad blasts

Apr 04, 2013

NIA's cyber blunder: Uses Gmail ID to ask for info on Hyderabad blasts

Experts say that receiving such crucial information on the server of a private company (Google) can be a threat to national security. #Gmail #NIA #InsecureNet #CISPA #Hyderabad blasts #Electronic Frontier Foundation

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NIA's cyber blunder: Uses Gmail ID to ask for info on Hyderabad blasts

Jul 18, 2014

Home router security to be tested in upcoming hacking contest

Researchers are gearing up to hack an array of different home routers during a contest next month at the Defcon 22 security conference. The contest is called SOHOpelessly Broken —a nod to the small office/home office space targeted by the products—an...
NIA's cyber blunder: Uses Gmail ID to ask for info on Hyderabad blasts

Jul 21, 2014

EFF's Open Wireless Router tech aims to increase network security, spur Wi-Fi sharing

Advocacy group the Electronic Frontier Foundation wants to address the poor security track record of home routers with a new firmware project that will encourage users to share their Internet connection publicly by setting up guest Wi-Fi networks. Th...
NIA's cyber blunder: Uses Gmail ID to ask for info on Hyderabad blasts

Jul 01, 2014

EFF sues the NSA to disclose use of software security flaws

The Electronic Frontier Foundation, a prominent digital privacy rights group, has filed a lawsuit against the U.S. National Security Agency to get it to specify the extent to which it might exploit software security flaws. The EFF said Tuesday it had... #Electronic Frontier Foundation #National Security Agency