Erik Wemple: NSA


Posted at 03:04 PM ET, 04/23/2014

Bloomberg celebrates challenged story on the NSA and Heartbleed bug

News outlet, intelligence community scrap over controversial computer security issue.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:04 PM ET, 04/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bloomberg News, bug, Heartbleed, James clapper, Matthew Winkler, NSA, Shawn Turner

Posted at 04:51 PM ET, 06/25/2013

What would it take to nail Glenn Greenwald under the Espionage Act?

Hey folks: YOU go ahead and prosecute Glenn Greenwald for his NSA stories.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:51 PM ET, 06/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Espionage Act, Glenn Greenwald, NSA, The Guardian

Posted at 11:49 AM ET, 06/13/2013

Why Peter King's comments on Greenwald threaten the republic

Facts, context, freedom: Who cares?

By Erik Wemple  |  11:49 AM ET, 06/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Edward Snowden, Glenn Greenwald, NSA, Rep. Peter king

Posted at 08:43 AM ET, 06/11/2013

Fox News's Bill O'Reilly calls for PRISM shutdown

There is a big difference, says cable host, between records of phone conversations and e-mails.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:43 AM ET, 06/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill O'Reilly, Fox News, National Security Agency, NSA, Prism

Posted at 06:55 PM ET, 06/09/2013

NSA source ID'd: 29-year-old Edward Snowden

By Erik Wemple  |  06:55 PM ET, 06/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Edward Snowden, National Security Agency, NSA