Tag: Twitter

ISIS teaches how to avoid NSA snooping in a tweet – report

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The Islamic State has released a manual instructing its members how to avoid revealing location and other data when using Twitter, according to reports. The militant group hopes to protect its fighters from the US National Security Agency’s surveillance. The

Are you ready for the first leak @CIA?

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The Central Intelligence Agency is announcing today that it’s getting into the social media biz. “@CIA” will be its handle on Twitter, the short-attention-span platform with 255 million monthly active users, and it’ll also launch on Facebook. The presence on these

What can you learn about me from 24 hours of my metadata?

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On Monday, Guardian Australia revealed that Australia’s surveillance agency, the Defence Signals Directorate (DSD), offered to share “bulk” amounts of its own citizens’ metadata with intelligence partners overseas. The prime minister, Tony Abbott, described metadata, the information generated as you

TIME reporter calls for drone strike on WikiLeaks founder Assange

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A senior American correspondent has indirectly called on the US government to kill WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange by a drone strike. “I can’t wait to write a defense of the drone strike that takes out Julian Assange,” Time Magazine’s senior

Edward Snowden’s new statement released through WikiLeaks

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WikiLeaks ‏@wikileaks 22m We have the Edward #Snowden statement made today to human rights groups corrected as delivered and it will be released shortly.  

CIA Website Hacked, Struggles To Recover

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Anonymous and other hacktivists also left their marks on the U.S. Census Bureau, Interpol, and Mexico, as well as law enforcement websites in Alabama and Texas. An Anonymous-related Twitter channel claimed Friday that the group had successfully taken down the