Retired General Michael Hayden, former head of NSA and CIA supports Apple

NSA by EFF

General Michael Hayden Ret., former head of NSA and CIA came out in support of Apple today. Although he generally supports government control over citizens, he publicly admitted that American citizens have a right to privacy and that Apple really is doing the right thing.

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NSA cannot turn your phone on to listen to you

Edward Snowden -Whistleblower

Edwards Snowden’s interview was quite revealing, verifying our concerns about NSA spying in the US and even more important is the meme that was birthed during that interview: “The NSA Can Turn Your Phone On, Even If You Turned It Off’. No. if its an iPhone, they can’t. It […]

Jonathan Zdziarski backpedals, takes back claim of Apple backdoors in iPhone

NSA by EFF

Jonathan Zdziarski made headlines recently by creating an illusion that Apple had intentionally installed backdoors into iOS for the NSA to use to spy on everyone. The problem is that never showed any evidence of this happening, never produced any independent verification of any connection between Apple and the NSA, […]

NSA does not have back door access to Apple according to Tim Cook [Video]

Edward Snowden -Whistleblower

Comforting to know that unlike Google and Microsoft, Apple has not allowed the NSA direct access to your private information that resides on Apple servers. In an interview that will air later today, Tim Cook, Apple CEO, asserts that the NSA has not been given access by Apple, which […]

TOR is NOT secure! Tor exit nodes found to be monitoring your traffic!

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Although Tor was supposed to be a way to allow you to access Internet resources anonymously and certainly away for the government’s maliciously prying eyes, I was always had doubts that this could work over a long period of time, not just because I have a PhD in data networking but […]

Snowden [Whistleblower] Live Chat this Thursday! Talk to the man who revealed what’s behind the NSA curtain

Edward Snowden -Whistleblower

Want a chance to ask and get a live answer from Edward Snowden? There is a second chat this Thursday that promises to be much better than the original Snowden chat because it will not be canned. Snowden will be taking questions from Twitter, live, and answer them in […]

NSA is watching you

NSA by EFF

Regardless if you believe that the NSA is spying on you, in fact they probably are. Sure, its likely that your electronic information and communications is being swept up in a huge net, along with everyone else’s, and that its not likely to be targeted directly at you, the […]

Microsoft gives the US government all your encrypted data. All of it.

NSA by EFF

Unlike Apple, whose encrypted iMessage text and video chat app has stymied federal government attempts to crank and read all your personal messages, Microsoft has set up a perversive infrastructure to easily give the US government all your data.

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NSA working on its own super secret spy smart phone

Troy Lange, the NSA’s mobility mission manager wants to help spies have their own smartphone with top secret apps.

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