Tag Archives: cia

World’s top spy agencies hold secret Five Eyes meeting in New Zealand

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Chiefs of the world’s top spy agencies are expected to gather in New Zealand for a secret meeting over the 22-23 April weekend. According to reports, 15 international intelligence agencies that comprise the Five Eyes spy network will attend the government hosted conference. The Five Eyes is an international intelligence alliance …

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WikiLeaks: CIA makes its hacking look like work of foreign hackers

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WikiLeaks has released new documents that indicate the CIA has developed the capability to mislead anyone investigating its hacking exploits into thinking the hackers came from other countries, including Russia. The CIA’s Marble software can forensically disguise viruses, trojans and hacking attacks, WikiLeaks said, so that no one will place the blame for …

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WikiLeaks’ “Dark Matter” release exposes CIA hacking of Apple devices

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CIA documents published by WikiLeaks Thursday reveal hacks used by the agency against Apple cellphones and computers. Dubbed “Dark Matter,” the documents, a new addition to WikiLeaks’ ongoing “Vault 7” dump, detail hacks developed for iPhones and MacBooks as far back as 2008. “These documents explain the techniques used by …

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Is Amazon Echo connected to the CIA? Alexa responds

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A new video shows a woman asking an Amazon Echo a slew of questions about the Central Intelligence Agency, which it answers. But what happens when she asks it, “Alexa, are you connected to the CIA?” Radio silence. The video was front page on Reddit this morning. The top comment, by AnxiousLabelPeeler, reads: “Well that’s …

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WikiLeaks: Vault 7 reveals CIA hackers pose as Chinese and Russians

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The CIA can hide its own fingerprints from its hacking exploits and attribute blame to others, such as Russia and China, according to WikiLeaks’ Year Zero confidential data release. Every hacking technique leaves a “fingerprint” which, when collated, can be used to connect different attacks and tie them to the same culprit. …

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Vault 7: WikiLeaks exposes entire hacking capacity of the CIA

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Today, Tuesday 7 March 2017, WikiLeaks begins its new series of leaks on the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency. Code-named “Vault 7” by WikiLeaks, it is the largest ever publication of confidential documents on the agency. The first full part of the series, “Year Zero”, comprises 8,761 documents and files from …

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Washington Post partners with CIA to spread fake news

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Let’s frame the situation in simple terms. You work for a company that has a very lucrative partnership with a big-time money man. That money man gives you a piece of information and tells you it’s important. What you do every day is spread information. That’s how you earn your …

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CIA publishes over 12 million declassified documents online

CIA publishes declassified documents online

The Central Intelligence Agency published more than 12 million declassified documents online Tuesday after years of restricting access. The documents, dated from the 1940s to 1990s, surround everything from the overthrow of foreign governments to the CIA’s mind-control efforts. Originally declassified by former President Bill Clinton in 1995, the documents …

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