NSA

Nika Knight, staff writer
The National Security Administration (NSA) was allegedly hacked by a mysterious group calling itself " The Shadow Brokers ," and the "most powerful espionage tools" of the NSA's elite hacker team, as the Washington Post put it, were leaked to the internet this weekend. The Post reported late Tuesday: A cache of hacking tools with code names such...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Whistleblower Edward Snowden has helped to develop a smartphone case designed...
Nika Knight, staff writer
Edward Snowden 's lawyer is renewing a push for clemency for the famous NSA...

Further

Privacy advocates kicked off a new anti-surveillance campaign in style by floating an airship reading "Illegal Spying Below" - complete with helpful arrow - over the NSA's massive data center in Utah. Dubbed "the maiden patrol of the first anti-surveillance activist air force," the flight marked the launch of Stand Against Spying , a project by Electronic Frontier Foundation, Greenpeace, the Tenth Amendment Center and 20 more groups that seeks to outlaw mass surveilance, reform the FISA court,...