WorldViews: NSA


Posted at 12:07 PM ET, 01/07/2014

2013 was the year of cybersecurity

An hour-long discussion with Peter Singer and Allan Friedman of Brookings.

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Tags:  China, Cyber Security, North Korea, NSA, Syria

Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 01/03/2014

The three types of NSA snooping that Edward Snowden revealed

Dividing the leaks into three categories helps show why our debate over Snowden is so stuck.

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Tags:  NSA

Posted at 11:25 AM ET, 12/24/2013

Edward Snowden, American nationalist

The former NSA contractor portrays himself as serving the nation and the government as having failed it. Is he right?

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Tags:  NSA

Posted at 04:50 PM ET, 11/04/2013

Germany is only now exposing many Stasi spies. This film shows what that’s doing to the country.

The new documentary, “Being Radler,” sheds light on the country’s anti-NSA backlash.

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Tags:  Germany, NSA

Posted at 12:56 PM ET, 11/01/2013

How anti-NSA backlash could fracture the Internet along national borders

Eric Schmidt predicted that Web would break into pieces that might be coming true.

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Tags:  Germany, NSA

Posted at 04:05 PM ET, 10/29/2013

Le Monde says this PowerPoint slide reveals massive U.S. spying. The NSA says that’s wrong.

Read the controversial document at the heart of this week’s NSA scandal.

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Tags:  France, NSA, Spain

Posted at 06:08 PM ET, 10/28/2013

Congress’s top NSA watchdog is absolutely furious

“It is abundantly clear that a total review of all intelligence programs is necessary,” Sen. Feinstein says in a statement.

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Posted at 03:43 PM ET, 10/23/2013

Obama’s phone call with Angela Merkel sounds like it was horribly awkward

The German chancellor called, outraged, over reports the U.S. was monitoring her phone.

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Tags:  Germany, NSA

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 02/22/2012

Anonymous attacks WSJ page hours after story warning group is getting more powerful

The attack came hours after the Journal reported the hacker group was getting more powerful.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  10:02 AM ET, 02/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Anonymous, hackers, NSA, WSJ, power grid, Greece