Screenshots preserved by the technology website Engadget appeared to show someone using the little-used account to say Zuckerberg was “in the LinkedIn database” and inviting the social media mogul to get in touch … Zuckerberg’s account was quickly restored Sunday. How the hack happened hasn’t been made public.
SNOWDEN, REVISITED: Vice News dug through documents to report that Edward Snowden tried to air his concerns about surveillance within the National Security Agency before releasing internal NSA records. Vice reports:
The documents, made up of emails, talking points, and various records — many of them heavily redacted — contain insight into the NSA’s interaction with the media, new details about Snowden’s work, and an extraordinary behind-the-scenes look at the efforts by the NSA, the White House, and US Senator Dianne Feinstein to discredit Snowden.