Browsing the "USA" Tag

Security clearance loophole allowed ex-NSA hackers to work for UAE

January 6th, 2020 📆 | 3765 Views ⚑

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – How do you keep a coveted top-secret U.S. government security clearance while working for a foreign spy

Tagged with:




Exclusive: Malware broker behind U.S. hacks is now teaching computer skills in China

January 1st, 2020 📆 | 1573 Views ⚑

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – A Chinese malware broker who was sentenced in the United States this year for dealing in malicious

Tagged with:




Special Report: White House veterans helped Gulf monarchy build secret surveillance unit

December 12th, 2019 📆 | 2957 Views ⚑

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – In the years after 9/11, former U.S. counterterrorism czar Richard Clarke warned Congress that the country needed

Tagged with:




National-security concerns threaten undersea cable to China: WSJ

August 28th, 2019 📆 | 2821 Views ⚑

(Reuters) - U.S. officials are seeking to block an undersea cable between Los Angeles and Hong Kong, backed by Alphabet

Tagged with:




NSA contractor sentenced to prison for huge theft of classified U.S. data

July 29th, 2019 📆 | 7498 Views ⚑

(Reuters) – A former National Security Agency contractor was sentenced in Maryland to nine years in prison on Friday for

Tagged with:




Exclusive: Western intelligence hacked ‘Russia’s Google’ Yandex to spy on accounts – sources

July 22nd, 2019 📆 | 7515 Views ⚑

WASHINGTON/LONDON/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Hackers working for Western intelligence agencies broke into Russian internet search company Yandex in late 2018,

Tagged with:







House passes bill to thwart 2020 ballot box hacking

June 28th, 2019 📆 | 6488 Views ⚑

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. states would get $600 million in federal grants to secure voting machines from cyber attacks under

Tagged with:







Lawmakers seek probe on U.S. hacking services sold globally

May 16th, 2019 📆 | 4280 Views ⚑

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. lawmakers are pushing legislation that would force the State Department to report what it is doing

Tagged with:




Special Report: U.S. hackers helped UAE spy on Al Jazeera chairman, BBC host

April 20th, 2019 📆 | 5212 Views ⚑

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A group of American hackers who once worked for U.S. intelligence agencies helped the United Arab Emirates

Tagged with: