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NSA leaks

UK forced to admit GCHQ can access foreign-gathered data without warrant
The UK government has admitted for the first time that its spy agency, GCHQ, can access raw data mined by America’s NSA and others without a warrant. It was made to comply following post-Snowden legal action from rights organizations.

29.10.2014 07:30

Govt watchdog rejects Snowden evidence of Big Telco-GCHQ human rights breach
A complaint regarding communications firms’ facilitation of GCHQ mass surveillance has been rejected by a government human rights watchdog, following the companies’ refusal to comment on their cooperation with the spy agency.

28.10.2014 12:25

FBI reportedly raids home of 'Second Snowden'
Federal authorities in the United States have reportedly set their sights on a government contractor suspected of being the source responsible for leaking documents in the aftermath of the unauthorized disclosures attributed to Edward Snowden.

27.10.2014 20:44

ISIS teaches how to avoid NSA snooping in a tweet – report
The Islamic State has released a manual instructing its members how to avoid revealing location and other data when using Twitter, according to reports. The militant group hopes to protect its fighters from the US National Security Agency’s surveillance.

20.10.2014 02:34

Mass internet surveillance is ‘corrosive of online privacy’ – UN report
Mass surveillance carried by intelligence agencies is “indiscriminately corrosive of online privacy” and poses a “direct and ongoing challenge” to international law, says a new report from the UN Special Rapporteur.

15.10.2014 06:26

‘GCHQ prostituting itself to the NSA over the last few years’
The absence of up-to-date UK laws and regulations led to a situation which saw GCHQ put the needs of the NSA and American interests ahead of protecting British national security which is their job, former MI5 agent Annie Machon told RT.

14.10.2014 01:50

GCHQ more dangerous to privacy than NSA – Snowden
Edward Snowden has warned that Britain’s GCHQ spy agency is a bigger threat to privacy than the NSA, as it uses illegally collected information in criminal prosecutions and, unlike in the US, has relatively few constitutional checks on its activities.

13.10.2014 06:50

​‘Hostile to privacy’: Snowden urges internet users to get rid of Dropbox
Edward Snowden has hit out at Dropbox and other services he says are “hostile to privacy,” urging web users to abandon unencrypted communication and adjust privacy settings to prevent governments from spying on them in increasingly intrusive ways.

12.10.2014 07:10

Second 'Snowden' leaking classified data - documentary
Filmmaker and journalist Laura Poitras’s new film on Edward Snowden has ex-Guardian journalist Glenn Greenwald revealing the existence of a second classified document leaker, following August’s official investigation into the possibility.

12.10.2014 07:42

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