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Why we need spy blogs

It’s an open secret that the US intelligence community has its own classified, highly secure Internet. Called Intelink, it’s got portals, chat rooms, message boards, search engines, webmail, and tons of servers. It’s pretty cool … for four...

Cyber spies targeting companies with sophisticated “long cons”

State-sponsored cyber spies are stepping up the espionage game with increasingly intricate social engineering scams targeting company employees that could play out for months, even years, a security firm has discovered. If her Facebook and LinkedIn profiles ar...

Secret rules make it pretty easy for the FBI to spy on journalist

Secret FBI rules allow agents to obtain journalists’ phone records with approval from two inter...

Shopper Phone Tracking: Creepy Spying Or Valid Consumer Research?

For the past couple of decades, firms such as Shoppertrak and Nomi have been tracking and analyzin...

Facebook is watching and tracking you more than you probably realize

Whenever you’re on Facebook, do you ever get the feeling that you’re being watched? An ad pops u...

US intelligence chief: we might use the internet of things to spy on you

The US intelligence chief has acknowledged for the first time that agencies might use a new generati...

Now you can find out if the NSA spied on you

You just know in your bones that the NSA spied on you and shared that data with Britain’s GCHQ spy...

Warning: your browser extensions are spying on you

The internet exploded Friday with the news that Google Chrome extensions are being sold and injecte...

Spying Cell towers may be spread across U.S.

There are at least 19 bogus cellphone towers operating across the United States that could be used t...

The great SIM heist, how spies stole the keys to the encryption castle

American and British spies hacked into the internal computer network of the largest manufacturer of ...