Latest National Security Agency Stories

WTF? Buckeye State Tops List Of Most Curse-Friendly States
2013-12-05 11:39:15

The Buckeye State could soon be known as the “Swearing State” instead, after a new study suggests that Ohio tops the nation as the place where people tend to curse the most. By contrast those in the state of Washington apparently curse the least.

NSA Reportedly Infected 50,000 Computer Networks Worldwide
2013-11-26 04:12:49

The U.S. National Security Agency reportedly hacked more than 50,000 computer networks worldwide by mid-2012, infecting them with malware, according to documents leaked by Edward Snowden, the former government employee and whistleblower.

Twitter Ups Its Encryption With Forward Secrecy
2013-11-24 04:51:11

Twitter has added an extra layer of encryption to its service, making it more difficult for third-parties to spy on its users, and the popular micro-blogging network is calling on other Internet companies to do the same.

NSA Tapping Moves Yahoo To Encryption
2013-11-19 04:36:00

Yahoo! Inc. on Monday announced that it will encrypt all information that flows between its data center by Q1 of 2014 as part of an effort to beef up security following recent revelations that the National Security Agency (NSA) had tapped into the data centers.

UK Intelligence Using NSA Techniques To Spy On Citizens: Snowden
2013-11-12 08:19:46

There can be no doubt the NSA has been, from a public trust and public relations point-of-view, marred by Edward Snowden and his slow and steady release of information to select media outlets. Now the intelligence agency emerging with a blackened eye is the UK's Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ).

2013-11-05 23:34:33

Due to all the recent NSA headlines in the media, MinuteHound has released information on its privacy policy and how companies can safeguard themselves against unwanted prying eyes.

Google's Eric Schmidt Blasts NSA Over MUSCULAR Spy Program
2013-11-04 08:02:44

Last week it was revealed that Google and Yahoo! Data centers were being infiltrated by the NSA and data between the companies and their users were being intercepted. Now Google's executive chairman Eric Schmidt is going on the verbal offensive against the NSA.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.