globalsurveillance

  • The CIA Is Begging Congress to Please Keep Spying on U.S. Citizens Legal

    The CIA Is Begging Congress to Please Keep Spying on U.S. Citizens Legal

    High-level officials from the CIA, FBI, and NSA are testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee today, asking Congress to continue allowing the agency to spy on the communications of US citizens. They are urging Congress to reauthorize Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) — one of the nation’s most hotly contested government…


  • China Accuses the NSA of Hacking a Top University to Steal Data

    China Accuses the NSA of Hacking a Top University to Steal Data

    China claims that America’s National Security Agency used sophisticated cyber tools to hack into an elite research university on Chinese soil. The attack allegedly targeted the Northwestern Polytechnical University in Xi’an (not to be confused with a California school of the same name), which is highly ranked in the global university index for its science and…