All posts tagged "CIA"
Apple: Software flaws in latest WikiLeaks docs are all fixed
NEW YORK – Apple said purported hacking vulnerabilities disclosed by WikiLeaks this week have all been fixed in recent iPhones and Mac computers. The documents released by the anti-secrecy site Thursday morning pointed to an apparent CIA...
- Posted March 24, 2017
What the CIA WikiLeaks dump tells us: Encryption works
NEW YORK – If the tech industry is drawing one lesson from the latest WikiLeaks disclosures, it’s that data-scrambling encryption works, and the industry should use more of it. Documents purportedly outlining a massive CIA surveillance program...
- Posted March 10, 2017
WikiLeaks: CIA ordered spying on French 2012 election
LONDON — A seven-page document made public by WikiLeaks purports to show that the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency ordered its spies to gather information on the 2012 French presidential election. The document , which WikiLeaks published late...
- Posted February 17, 2017
Seasoned Spymaster Named Deputy CIA Director
The pick will be welcomed by intelligence professionals nervous about Trump's selection of Pompeo
- Posted February 2, 2017
Reports: Russian Cyber Spy Treason Cases Linked to CIA
An executive from cyber-security firm Kaspersky Lab has also reportedly been arrested on linked treason charges
- Posted January 31, 2017
Senate to Vote on CIA Director
Obama's CIA director, John Brennan, said Trump "should be ashamed of himself" for his behavior at CIA headquarters
- Posted January 23, 2017
Trump assures CIA officials ‘I am so behind you’
Trump denied that he had a feud with the intelligence community
- Posted January 21, 2017
CIA Nominee Agrees Russia Tried to Interfere in Election
WASHINGTON – Donald Trump’s pick to run the CIA told Congress on Thursday that he accepts the findings in an intelligence assessment that Russia interfered in the U.S. election with the goal of helping Trump win, even...
- Posted January 12, 2017
US Official Says Russia Undoubtedly Meddled in US Election
WASHINGTON – America’s top intelligence official said Thursday that Russia undoubtedly interfered in America’s 2016 presidential election but stopped short of using the explosive description “an act of war,” telling lawmakers such a call isn’t within the...
- Posted January 5, 2017
CIA Director John Brennan warns of Russian hacking
"I think that we have to be very, very wary of what the Russians might be trying to do"
- Posted September 11, 2016