NSA

How Apple Prevents Leaks Outlined–in Ironically Leaked Recording

Apple has recently confirmed that more leaks of its upcoming products are in fact dispersed to the public from the Cupertino company's headquarters rather than through its various Asian factories that build its products, as many would have assumed. In response to this revelation, Apple had many of its employees attend an hour-long presentation given...

Documents Reveal NSA Tried Spying on Rogers, RBC

Previous Edward Snowden leaks already suggested that the NSA was busy infiltrating all major telecom networks in the world, and Canada was not an exception. In fact, the US spy agency specifically targeted Rogers and even collected data from Royal Bank of Canada customers, documents obtained by the Globe and Mail reveal. The newspaper obtained...

NSA Spyware Gives Near Complete Backdoor Access to Apple’s iPhone

Security researcher Jacob Appelbaum and German news magazine Der Spiegel have leaked documents which show the U.S. National Security Agency has the ability to view nearly every communication sent from an iPhone. The alleged NSA program called DROPOUTJEEP allows them to intercept SMS messages, view your contact list, get the exact location of your device,...

Apple and Tech Giants Demand NSA Reforms via Printed Ads in Newspapers

Apple, Google, and other tech giants such as Facebook, Microsoft, Yahoo, LinkedIn, and AOL have teamed up to ink an open letter to President Obama and members of Congress demanding NSA reforms through full-page printed ads in D.C.-focused newspapers (via The Wall Street Journal). “This summer’s revelations highlighted the urgent need to reform government surveillance...