National Security Agency

The State Monopoly On DDoS
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The State Monopoly On DDoS

Particularly troubling, there’s no indication NSA or GCHQ believe they need warrants to exercise their monopoly on hacks against their own citizens.
Report: NSA Building Code-Cracking Quantum Computer

Report: NSA Building Code-Cracking Quantum Computer

The effort to build “a cryptologically useful quantum computer” -- a machine exponentially faster than classical computers-- is part of a $79.7 million research program called “Penetrating Hard Targets.”

Snowden Documents Reveal NSA Role In Targeted Drone Strikes

The U.S. government has never publicly acknowledged killing Hassan Ghul, identified as an Al Qaeda operative and close associate of Osama Bin Laden. Documents provided to the Washington Post by Edward Snowden confirm that he died in October 2012, along with revelations of the NSA’s involvement in the targeted killing program.